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    First Drive: 2012 McLaren MP4-12C

    Could This Be The Best Performance Car In The World Today?

    2012 McLaren MP4-12C - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Let's see now. You've got your Ferrari 458 Italia, your Porsche 911 GT2 RS and 911 Turbo S and Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera 570-4. After all, if we're setting the scene ...

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    Video: Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit puts an MP4-12C on the police force

    Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit trailer – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Halo Reach has already grabbed gobs of attention and Gran Turismo 5 is waiting to lure any remaining bloodshot eyeballs and fatigued thumbs away, but they're not the only new video games on the block. Need for ...

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    Report: McLaren planning five new models over five years

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    When we sat down with Antony Sheriff in Pebble Beach, we bombarded McLaren's managing director with a raft of questions about the MP4-12C. Properly geeked on the Ferrari 458-fighter, we asked what else McLaren had planned in its quest ...

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    The Mac is Back: Getting intimate with the McLaren MP4-12C

    An interview and walkaround with McLaren's Antony Sheriff

    McLaren MP4-12C – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It takes a lot to stand out during Monterey Car Week, yet one vehicle that came up in nearly every conversation was the McLaren MP4-12C. Making its first appearance since ...

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    Monterey 2010: McLaren MP4-12C makes North American debut, ushers in new McLaren order

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    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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    Reader Submitted: Autoblog-themed Forza Motorsports McLaren MP4-12C and Cadillac CTS-V Coupe

    Autoblog livery for Forza Motorsport 3 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    This. Is. Awesome. Autoblog reader Jason L. over at Second Method Graphic Design has been so kind as to share a couple of skins he's devised for both the Cadillac CTS-V Coupe and the McLaren MP4-12C in Forza ...

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    Video: Hamilton and Button take to the hill at Goodwood in the McLaren MP4-12C

    McLaren MP4-12C is run up the hill at Goodwood – Click above to watch video after the jump
    We've been talking about and looking at the McLaren MP4-12C for so long that it's hard to believe the general population is only seeing it this week, but that's indeed the case. Ron Dennis' newest ...

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    Report: McLaren F1 successor due in 2012

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    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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    Video: Goodwood 2010 - Taking the hill

    Porsche 908/3 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, 2010 – Click above to watch video after the jump
    There are plenty of reasons to get excited about the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The annual shindig is a mecca for metal from all over the world – old and new. Motorsports events from ...

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    McLaren announces first six U.S. dealers for the MP4-12C

    McLaren dealer rendering – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Six weeks after announcing the first 35 cities that would get dealers to sell the MP4-12C, McLaren Automotive has now released the names of the first six North American retailers. The first franchises are going to the Auto ...

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    Report: McLaren to launch 2+2 version of MP4-12C supercar?

    McLaren MP4-12C (above) and McLaren F1 (top) – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The McLaren MP4-12C has barely hit the market yet, and already reports are surfacing of new variants. Last year we were already seeing reports of a convertible version in the works. Then reports of a ...

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    McLaren Automotive names first 35 cities to get dealers

    McLaren dealer rendering – Click above for high-res image gallery
    McLaren Automotive has announced the 35 cities where the MP4-12C will be available when it goes on sale next year. Dealers in the 19 countries on the list are still being evaluated and at least 23 of them will be named by ...

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    One fifth of all McLaren F1s head home for a party

    Since the McLaren F1 finished its GT competition career in the late 1990s, seeing more than one of them in any single location has become an increasingly rare event (unless you happen to be in the Sultan of Brunei's garage). Only about 100 McLaren F1s were ever built, with 64 of those being ...

  • McLaren boss calls Veyron "junk," claims Top Gear race with F1 staged

    Ron Dennis with the McLaren MP4-12C – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When you've been responsible for as many Formula One World Championships and devastatingly fast supercars – including the new McLaren MP4-12C (pictured above) – as Ron Dennis, you're entitled to speak ...

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    Mercedes racing chief reportedly attributes McLaren split to MP4-12C

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    Mercedes-Benz and McLaren used to be synonymous, both on the racing circuit with their Formula One collaboration as well as in the stratosphere of supercar-dom with the Mercedes SLR McLaren. But that's all in the history books now as ...

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    McLaren MP4-12C configurator goes online

    McLaren MP4-12C configurator – Click above for high-res image gallery. Follow the jump for video
    McLaren has pressed the "Start" button on another Internet time waster: its MP4-12C configurator is online and waiting to drain your imaginary Luxembourg account. There are 17 exterior colors, ...

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    Autoblog Podcast #171: McLarens, 500 EVs and Saabs, oh my!

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    Chris, Sam and Dan convene for Autoblog Podcast #171. First up, as usual, is the Autoblog Garage, then we hit some news items. News Items are the McLaren MP4-12C, JD Power's Vehicle Dependability study, the Fiat 500 EV, a study ...

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    Gordon Murray shares his thoughts on the McLaren MP4-12C

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    Gordon Murray is perhaps the most innovative automotive engineer of the last several decades. He's never been afraid to try out offbeat ideas and more often then not, they've worked exceptionally well. Long before the Ariel Atom, ...

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    McLaren MP4-12C performance stats have arrived

    McLaren MP4-12C – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you read our deep dive on the McLaren MP4-12C, you're thoroughly up to speed on the automaker's latest foray into supercardom. However, something was missing. McLaren hadn't provided the rudimentary performance figures to keep ...

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    McLaren could develop racing version of MP4-12C for privateers

    McLaren MP4-12C GTR Longtail renderings - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When a world-championship racing team unveils a new supercar, some inevitable questions are bound to follow. In the case of the McLaren MP4-12C, people want to know if the company plans on racing it. Seems like ...


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