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2021 McLaren Elva confirmed for Australia

The 2021 McLaren Elva is the newest addition to the British manufacturer’s Ultimate Series – and a handful are bound for a selection of lucky Australian buyers. Inspired by founder Bruce McLaren’s M1A, M1B and M1C race cars of the 1960s, the Elva is equipped with McLaren's 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 producing 600kW and 800Nm...

McLaren 720S GT3X track-only hypercar unveiled

The 2021 McLaren 720S GT3X has been unveiled, a special edition based on the 720S GT3 racer with "increased engine output, improved aerodynamics, and increased stopping power." Drive comes from a modified example of the existing twin-turbocharged 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8, sending 530kW to the rear wheels via a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission during normal driving – matching the road-going model on grunt...

The 10 quickest cars for sale in Australia in 2021

As it turns out, identifying the quickest cars in Australia for 2021 is not an easy feat. Not only do they need to be available locally, they also need to meet our criterion of completing the 0-100km/h sprint in under three seconds. You may be expecting to see brands such as BMW, Audi and Mercedes, but interestingly, they don't make the cut...

2021 McLaren Artura driven by Aussie F1 ace Daniel Ricciardo

The upcoming 2021 McLaren Artura hybrid supercar was test driven by Australian Formula One ace Daniel Ricciardo, prior to the vehicle's launch last month. As would be expected from someone sponsored by McLaren, Mr Ricciardo had nothing but good things to say about the Artura...

Video: 1995 McLaren F1 comes up for sale

A very rare 1995 McLaren F1 has been listed for sale in the US. A total of 106 McLaren F1 models were built, with McLaren only producing 64 in street-legal trim (the others being racing cars). This particular example is one of only seven sold brand-new in the US, with broker Issimi stating the car has only ever had two owners...

Hennessey unveils 745kW McLaren 765LT power upgrade

US-based tuning house Hennessey Performance Engineering will offer an engine upgrade for the McLaren 765LT supercar, allowing for a power increase of approximately 32 per cent. Known as the HPE1000 package, the upgrade comprises new air filters for the car's 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8, a re-mapped factory ECU calibration, a stainless-steel exhaust downpipe upgrade, high-flow exhaust componentry, and a chassis dyno calibration...

Gallery: 2021 McLaren Artura

The 2021 McLaren Artura made its official debut this week, ushering in a new era for Britain's well-known supercar maker. Due in Australia in the third quarter of 2021, the Artura mates a 3.0-litre twin-turbo V6 with an electric motor for 500kW and 720Nm, and a 7.4kWh lithium-ion battery enables 30km of all-electric range, while fuel economy – not something you're used to reading in a McLaren story – rated at 5...

2021 McLaren Artura unveiled: Hybrid V6 joins supercar line-up

2021 McLaren Artura detailed All-new plug-in hybrid power unit produces 500kW/720Nm Model replaces outgoing Sport Series models (540C, 570GT, and 570GT). First examples to arrive locally in the third quarter of 2020 The all-new 2021 McLaren Artura has been officially unveiled, with the first Australian examples slated for customer delivery no later than September 2021...

2021 McLaren 765LT touches down in Australia

The limited-edition 2021 McLaren 765LT is now available in Australia. Locals can order from a global production pool of just 765 examples, with prices to start from $609,650 before on-roads. The McLaren 765LT is the brand's most-expensive 'super series' offering, and continues the theme on limited-edition 'Longtail' variants...

2021 McLaren Artura to debut February 17

The 2021 McLaren Artura will be unveiled on 17 February 2021, an invite sent to some of the brand's Chinese customers has confirmed. An RSVP invite distributed to customers by McLaren's Guangzhou showroom – and subsequently reposted on Spanish forum Cochespias – confirms the next-generation hybrid supercar will make its full debut on February 17, local time...

A hypercar for your desk: LEGO Technic McLaren Senna GTR

Better clear some shelf space, as the latest LEGO Technic ‘real’ car model has arrived, a LEGO McLaren Senna GTR. The McLaren Senna was launched in 2018 as the third in the McLaren Ultimate Series lineup (trailing the F1 and P1).   Designed as a textbook function-over-form laptime crusher, the Senna features a 4...