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    Report: McLaren dismisses V12 engines as "a thing of the past" [w/poll]
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    The V12 engine is synonymous with supercars, from classics like the Lamborghini Miura and Countach to modern-day screamers like the Ferrari FF and Pagani Huayra. The McLaren F1 – a car universally considered one of the most lust-worthy machines of all time – made use of a 6.1-liter ...

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    Report: McLaren F1 successor may be shown privately at Pebble
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    A new report from CarsUK.net suggests that McLaren's F1 successor will be privately shown to a select group of wealthy clients in Pebble Beach during the Monterey Car Week next month. This isn't the first time a supercar maker has done an exclusive preview in Monterey, as the likes of Ferrari and ...

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    Spy Shots: McLaren spotted testing successor to the legendary F1
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    Rumors and conjecture will only get you so far, particularly when we're talking about the stratosphere of supercardom where speculation can disappear back into the ether from whence it came as quickly as it emerged in the first place. What we need to really anticipate the arrival of a new ...

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    Auctions: McLaren F1 GTR Longtail up for grabs at The Quail
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    It may be a bit of stretch to call a McLaren F1 "priceless", but finding an owner willing to part with his can be a challenge for even the most determined (and cash-rich) collector. But just such an opportunity is coming around the corner at Bonhams' upcoming auction at the Quail Lodge in August. ...

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    Report: McLaren to unveil F1 successor at Monaco GP
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    Legends come and legends go when it comes to supercars, but few remain etched as indelibly in our hearts and minds as the McLaren F1. Still capable of trouncing 99% of the performance machinery being built today, the legendary F1 is one icon whose successor has been anticipated arguably more than ...

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    Report: McLaren F1 successor to pack KERS into clean-sheet design
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    If you were impressed by the MP4-12C, well, you should be. It's an otherworldly performance machine. But we ain't seen nothing yet from McLaren Automotive, which is gearing up to launch an even more capable supercar. Whereas the 12C is targeted at the Ferrari 458 Italia, the next project down ...

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    Official: McLaren dubs next model MP4-27 at Production Centre opening [w/videos]
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    Turning a Formula One team into an automaker is no mean feat. Ferrari did it decades ago, and now McLaren is following suit. The first product of the newly formed McLaren Automotive – an offshoot of the F1 team – has already hit the market in the form of the MP4-12C, with several ...

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    Report: McLaren F1 successor begins testing
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    With the MP4-12C hitting a rapidly expanding chain of dealerships around the world, McLaren Automotive is moving on to its next project: developing a successor to the iconic McLaren F1. In fact, reports from the UK indicate that testing of the first prototypes is already underway in locations ...

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    Report: Rowan Atkinson crashes his McLaren F1... again
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    It looks like the man behind Mr. Bean and Blackadder has had another off in his McLaren F1. British comedian Rowan Atkinson reportedly spun his seven-figure supercar as he was traveling down the A605 near Peterborough in the UK. No other vehicles were involved in the incident. While the actor ...

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    Report: DDR launches McLaren F1-influenced Miami GT with Acura RSX or Chevy Corvette power
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    The guys at DDR Motorsport have put their brand-new Miami GT kits on the market. The kits all sell for right around $20 grand, and can be set up to accept the four pot from either an Acura RSX or Toyota MR2 in Sport Prototype 4 form, or the LS Series small block from the Chevrolet Corvette in ...

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    Video: Rowan Atkinson checks in with Top Gear, shows off V16-powered Rolls-Royce Phantom
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    Before you get angry at us in the comments, we're using the first line of this post to issue a spoiler alert. Rowan Atkinson is best known to American audiences as Mr. Bean. He's a hilarious comedian with a lengthy career comprising works on both the silver and small screen. If you weren't ...

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    Report: "Mega Mac" McLaren F1 successor to pack 799 horsepower
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    It's "full speed ahead" for McLaren. The British racing team-turned-supercar-maker is hard at work producing the new MP4-12C and just recently debut the GT3 racing version. But that's just the tip of the proverbial for McLaren, which has big plans for additional models to follow. Autocar has ...

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    Video: Autocar pits McLaren F1 against MP4-12C
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    Awesome. Guttural. Vicious. Even though the youngest of the 100 McLaren F1 models produced was built 13 years ago, the machine still conjures some of the very best words the English language has to offer polite society. It was only a matter of time before someone lined up the old king of the ...

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    Senna documentary debuts at Sundance
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    Ayrton Senna biopic trailer – Click above for to watch video after the jump
    When Ayrton Senna died at 34, he left a gaping hole in a sport that's cherished by tens of millions around the world. Seventeen years later, the documentary about his life entitled Senna has finally been shown to ...

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    Monterey 2010: McLaren MP4-12C makes North American debut, ushers in new McLaren order
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    McLaren MP4-12C North American debut – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With a burst of light and a swoosh of its car cover, the McLaren MP4-12C made its North American debut this evening in Pebble Beach. Gooding auctions unveiled the new supercar at its preview reception, the same ...

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    Gooding to auction 1995 McLaren F1 in Monterey
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    1995 McLaren F1 to be auctioned by Gooding & Company – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Gooding & Company's auction coinciding with this year's Pebble Beach Concours is coming up in a few short weeks, and the lineup of available cars is shaping up to be quite impressive. ...

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    Video: Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton hit the road to Silverstone in a VW Bus
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    Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton doing the Magic Bus thing to Silverstone – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Now that the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes F1 team has two World Championship Winning drivers who don't hiss and break into hives when they hear each others' names, principal ...

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    Report: McLaren F1 successor due in 2012
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    McLaren F1 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Here's a juicy rumor for you: Autocar is reporting that McLaren will be introducing the successor to the incredible F1 supercar in 2012. If that seems a smidge early, it is. In its original plans, McLaren had said the new beast wouldn't ...

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    Goodwood 2010: Le Mans-winning McLaren F1 GTR makes an appearance
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    Le Mans-winning McLaren F1 GTR - Click above for high-res image gallery
    In the book Driving Ambition about the story of the McLaren F1, chapter 19 begins with the following:
    It would have been easy for McLaren Cars to bask in the simple afterglow of its achievement, and initially a relatively ...

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    Video: Heroes on Heroes - Hamilton, Button visit McLaren's crypt
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    Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton in the McLaren crypt – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Objects have a way of moving through time in a way that we as mere humans can only dream of. Given the proper storage environment, limited humidity, a little care and a lot of good luck, a car ...

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