Video: Fifth Gear McLaren MP4-12C vs Ferrari 458 Italia


As much as I like Top Gear, I have more respect for the opinions of the guys from Fifth Gear; they seem to be more honest about the cars and they actually provide useful information.  This post covers a short test done by the guys from Fifth Gear, comparing the McLaren MP4-12C and the Ferrari […]

Video: McLaren MP4-12C vs. McLaren F1 GTR


The all-new McLaren MP4-12C is the second road-going car produced by McLaren; of course the first one was the famous McLaren F1.  Not only does the MP4-12C have big shoes to fill, it has some tough competition from Germany and Italy.  The question, however is, can the MP4-12C beat the old McLaren F1?  That is […]

McLaren Unveil The MP4-12C GT3 Race Car


I (along with others) have complained about the conservative styling of the McLaren MP4-12C supercar but I don’t have any complaints about its brother, the MP4-12C GT3 race car.  This looks like a proper supercar with the addition of a few body elements; I can’t wait to see the results once all the major car […]

Video: WSJ’s Dan Neil Drives The McLaren MP4-12C


It seems everyone is getting a shot at driving the latest supercar from Britain, the McLaren MP4-12C, this time it was Wall Street Journal’s Da Neil enjoying the car; my question to McLaren is, where the hell was our invitation?  Video after the jump.

Official Production Start Of McLaren MP4-12C


February 2, 2011 marked the day that the McLaren MP4-12C officially entered production.  The MP4-12C is the latest car to join the elite class of supercars.  The car will be produced at the McLaren Technology Centre in Woking, England and is set to cost around $230,000 in the U.S. A little background info on the […]

McLaren Introduces The MP4-12C GT3 Race Car with Video


In keeping with their racing tradition, McLaren and CRS Racing have started to develop a race version of the McLaren MP4-12C super car.  It was fifteen years ago when the first McLaren F1 GT3 cars were unveiled at the Le Mans 24 Hour race and they won their class and also took the 3rd, 4th, […]