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    Read This: McLaren F1 designer Gordon Murray no fan of hybrid supercars
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    You'd think that the extreme performance, engineering and technology of hybrid hypercars like the McLaren P1, Ferrari LaFerrari and Porsche 918 Spyder would appeal to a guy like Gordon Murray. After all, the man behind the McLaren F1, the original hypercar, knows a thing or six about pushing the ...

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    Video: Justin Bell wrings out McLaren F1 GTR at Mid-Ohio
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    A supercar as raw as the McLaren F1 needs a talented driver to get the most out of it. All the more so for the racing version. Fortunately Justin Bell is just such a driver. The son of five-time Le Mans winner Derek Bell is a proven race winner in his own right, taking GT2 class titles in the ...

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    Video: Watch this Koenigsegg CCX hit 211 mph on a runway, outpacing McLaren's P1
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    Vmax200 in in England organizes events where those who care to show up with a supercar can run them down the two-mile runway at Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground. Evo attended the latest event, bringing an impressively green Lamborghini Aventador to test its girth and gaping vents against other ...

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    Video: 18 McLaren F1s gather for owners club meet in Tuscany
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    It's not every day that you see a McLaren F1 on the road. Seeing two in the same place is the approximate automotive equivalent to seeing a leprechaun riding a unicorn. But eighteen? We were recently at the McLaren factory in Woking, and while there were a few notable examples on display or ...

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    Video: Crashed McLaren F1 is the saddest way to see its beautiful underbody
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    Friends, this is why we can't have nice things. A McLaren F1 was flipped down an embankment in Italy yesterday, and this video of the crash's aftermath is about as sad as when Old Yeller was shot. According to Italy's La Nazione, this one-off, red-on-white F1 was crashed during a four-F1 tour ...

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    Auctions: McLaren F1 GTR Longtail sells at Gooding for $5.28 million
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    Last month we reported on a very rare McLaren being put up for auction under the auspices of Gooding & Company. One of only 106 examples of the McLaren F1 ever made, one of only 28 made in GTR competition spec, and one of just ten longtail versions, chassis number 021R won FIA GT Championship ...

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    Auctions: McLaren F1 GTR Longtail crossing the block in Scottsdale
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    McLaren only built 106 examples of the devastatingly fast F1 supercar. And though it didn't originally intend to race them, 28 of those produced were turned into GTR competition versions. Of those, only ten featured the extended Longtail bodystyle. Chassis #021R, seen above (click to enlarge), ...

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    Video: Polish man builds McLaren F1 replica in his shed
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    A Polish man, Jacek Mazur, describes himself as an amateur mechanic. We think that's an understatement, based on what he built - an pretty awesome replica of the legendary McLaren F1. This isn't some Fierorarri type deal, either. Mazur fabricated the car's tubular space frame, crafted the body, ...

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    Video: Leno steps out of his garage and onto COTA for a day with McLaren
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    For the latest episode of Jay Leno's Garage, Jay Leno abandons the comfortable confines of his California warehouse to visit the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, TX for the 2013 US Grand Prix. Leno gets a full tour of the track before heading to the McLaren Formula One garage, where he gets an ...

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    Video: McLaren continues birthday party with 'The Spirit of McLaren' video
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    McLaren continues celebrating its 50 years of racing in the team's latest video, which looks back to the days when the company's namesake and founder was out running the cars himself. It proceeds up from there, covering the team's multiple world champions and including some classic racing footage ...

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    Video: McLaren P1 gets driven first by Jay Leno
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    The crew at Jay Leno's Garage have been pretty busy this week. Besides getting some face time with General Motors' Ed Welburn and the Cadillac Elmiraj Concept, the funny man and his film crew managed to make off with the new Porsche 918 Spyder. Now, Jay and his team are in the UK to drive the new ...

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    Video: Jay Leno extracts the V12 engine from his McLaren F1
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    That is Jay Leno standing next to the BMW V12 extracted from his McLaren F1. Calling it "The scariest thing we have ever done here on Jay Leno's Garage," his mechanics pulled the motor to replace the Vanos unit, which was leaking. His fright is our gain, though, as Leno gives us a tour of the ...

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    Video: The first Forza Motorsport 5 trailer is here
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    Those of you who were following along with the live Xbox One keynote this afternoon have likely already seen this video, but for the rest of the world, this is the first look at the all-new Forza Motorsport 5. Slated to be a launch title for the new Xbox gaming console, Forza 5 is tipped to offer ...

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    Report: McLaren already pondering P1 successor
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    Now that McLaren is a proper automaker, it's automatic that auto journalists will inquire about future product. That's how we've come to learn that the McLaren P1 will have a successor – but not until a decade from now. Attempting to answer the question left by the mission statement of the ...

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    Geneva: McLaren F1 LM proves the P1 has the best genes
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    The McLaren F1 is 20-year-old exotic that was the most expensive production car in the world when it went on sale for 540,000 pounds. That's about $810,000 US at current rates; in 1995, however, while the pound-to-dollar exchange rate was about the same as today, the automotive world hadn't got ...

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    Report: UK man sells his McLaren F1 for over $5.5 million
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    If you're in the market for a McLaren F1, we likely don't need to tell you you're going to need a fat stack of cash to take one of the supercars home. The machines rarely wind up for sale, and when they do, they command a serious price tag. Tom Hartley Jr. recently earned himself a spot in the ...

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    Porsche 911 gets McLaren-inspired central driver's seat
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    There are many custom jobs we've seen performed on a Porsche 911 that are unimaginably hideous, but this Centro 911 is not one of them. The Florida owner of the above 997 Carrera S Cabriolet tasked Trinity Motorsports Group of Lima, Ohio with transforming the car from its standard two-plus-two ...

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    Official: McLaren reveals P1 design study, F1 successor takes shape
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    McLaren has released the first official images of its P1 design study, the supercar precursor that we've all been waiting for. This stunner will officially debut at the Paris Motor Show next week. Calling the P1 McLaren's next "ultimate supercar," McLaren says this concept takes its inspiration ...

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    Video: McLaren hints at P12 supercar with novel teaser
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    McLaren channeled its inner Tron for a new supercar teaser. The quick clip, titled "McLaren vs Aerodynamics" shows little more than a few beams of light skittering around the shape of a car. As you may recall, the company is set to unveil its next model at the rapidly approaching Paris Motor ...

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    Official: McLaren confirms Paris Motor Show attendance, will likely show F1 successor
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    McLaren Automotive has announced that it will be formally present at the 2012 Paris Motor Show, unveiling a new car on Thursday, September 27. We have good reason to believe that this could only be the much-rumored F1 hypercar successor. Aside from a few spy photos, the only visual hint we get ...

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