New 2011 McLaren MP4-12C Supercar Officially Revealed (details and photos)

9 09 2009

The British supercars maker has officially revealed the 2011 McLaren MP4-12C. New McLaren will be produced in the UK with sales expected to begin in early 2011.

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The McLaren MP4-12C features dynamic styling that was purposely intended to be timeless and pertinent for being to come. While the end answer looks kind of generic from certain angles, McLaren points out that nearly every position was designed to be insincere functional. Obviously the car skin a little McLaren lovely, but that’s regularly narrow to the F1-inspired dihedral doors and air scoops that resemble the McLaren logo. Out back, the car features LED taillights and matchless base-mounted dual exhaust tips.

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Car Crash: $2 Million McLaren F1 Supercar Suddenly Flames on Road in California [+video]

3 06 2009

It happened on June 1, 2009, near Airport Boulevard in Santa Rosa, California, when the owner took out his McLaren F1 after six months of storage and an onlooker alerted the owner to smoke coming from the engine bay. The fire spread quickly and consumed the carbon fiber body work and the 627HP 6.1-liter BMW V12 with horrifying efficiency. You lure over to take the looks and the next thing you know, the car is up in flames.

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Reporter in the video below explained that the McLaren F1, which appeal an estimated $2 million but was allegedly insured for $3 million, was an undamaged passing.

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Awesome Swiss-tuned Mercedes McLaren SLR 999 Red Gold Dream

30 04 2009

Swiss designer Ueli Anliker presents his new tuning work the Mercedes McLaren SLR 999 Red Gold Dream. He claims to have depleted more than 30,000 man hours and about 5 million SF, which comes to around $4,35 million US or €3,3 million, to complete the it bejeweled SLR with 24 karat gold and rubies plastered throughout.

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Talking about wings, take Ueli Anliker dressed Mercedes‘s supercar in a detailed bodykit that makes ASMA’s tuning proposals look like a work of art. And let’s not reason about the interior. The Anliker McLaren SLR 999 Red Gold Dream made its unveiling at this week’s at the Swiss tuning show Auto Emotionen (April 24 to 26). We can say more about it, but… just look at it at the gallery below…

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New McLaren P11 supercar spied at Testing

30 01 2009

These is the first photos of the prototypes for the new model, project name ‘P11’, have been spied at testing near McLaren’s factory in Surrey, UK. Under the black-and-white camouflage is the McLaren P11 which will attribute a, much chiseled appearance that its McLaren F1 predecessor. Though brutally covered, the prototypes also bare a mid-engine describe, a tall, squared-off tail, suddenly overhangs, and lessened back headlights.

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Expect a difficult carbon-composite chassis, lightning astute F1-shape propel turn gearbox and carbon-stoneware brakes. While Mercedes’ partnership with McLaren will rapidly come to end, the German carmaker is tipped to be supplying its 6.2L AMG V8 engine. McLaren engineers, however, are expected to work over the engine to the tune of 550hp (410kW).

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All-Chromed Mercedes McLaren SLR spotted in Dubai, UAE

23 10 2008

The shiny McLaren SLR was blemished scarce one of the world’s prevalent shopping centers, the Mall in Dubai,  United Arab Emirates, which looks to be the same place where the Pegaso book Bugatti Veyron was patterned. The Mall is the largest in the Middle East, at least awaiting construction is finished on the two bigger ones also being built in Dubai.

Early we also show you Saudi Arabian owner’s exclusive chrome Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano, but this  Mercedes McLaren SLR dressed advance to toe in chrome (with chrome-decorated glass) really amazing. Although this driver has an authorize plate number so high we’d think it belong with a pauper, we know it takes some honest abrasion to buy a SLR, but can only imagine the rate tag needed to go forward and chrome the living daylights out of it.

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Hamilton Will Receive $4m McLaren F1 LM for 2008 Title

28 03 2008

News: Lewis Hamilton will earn its 4 million US dollars in 2008 rewarded…
The young superstar Formula One driver who just finished the second year in the last championship was 2007, an additional incentive head of McLaren, Ron Dennis.

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If Hamilton home, the driver and constructor championships in 2008 for McLaren, Ron Dennis provides for an extremely rare McLaren F1 LM to the gifted young British driver.

Apparently Lewis first spotted in the McLaren F1 LM factory about 10 years ago, at the time when he would have been only 13. He quoted saying, “When I first went to McLaren, it was there, and I fell in love with it.”

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