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World’s fastest gamer

Billed as ‘the best job in esports’, McLaren’s newest recruit will have to perform under pressure at every stage to land the dream position. A dedicated YouTube channel and McLaren’s social media channels will be in overdrive as the candidates battle it out. Six international finalists will be hand-picked by experts in both gaming and Formula 1 to join this year’s competition. A further four finalists will be selected from qualifying events online during summer 2017. I’m in!

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McLaren 720S

Well hello 720s. This is McLaren’s new 4.0L V8 dream machine and not just pretty – It’s really smart too. Replacing the 650S, top-line figures includes a power output of 710bhp and 0–62mph in 2.9secs. Continue Reading

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Watch the McLaren 570S drive on ice

Have you ever wondered what it might be like to drive a McLaren on ice? It’s one of the toughest, most rewarding driving experiences anywhere in the world, and now for the first time McLaren is offering the opportunity to push its 570S Coupé to the limit – and beyond – in the stunning setting of Ivalo, Northern Finland.
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F1 cars with iconic Le Mans liveries

Modern Formula 1 cars painted in iconic Le Mans race liveries would look like this… Continue Reading

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It’s arrived! McLaren launches the all-electric P1…

McLaren are a busy company. As well as trying to re-build their F1 team, there are talks of an acquisition by Apple, and now they have launched their first all electric P1 – ish… From 0 mph to top speed (and by top speed we are talking vey slow) in just two seconds, this model is unsurprisingly “the most compact car yet to wear the McLaren badge”. Continue Reading

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McLaren release first image of the new F1-inspired BP23

Named the BP23 (Bespoke Project 2, 3 seats), this teaser image shows (sort of) “the world’s first Hyper-GT” from a bird’s-eye view, suggesting the iconic three-seat layout found in the The McLaren F1 road car.  Continue Reading

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Reigning in Japan. Mclaren’s short film celebrates Hunt’s F1 Championship decider

Forty years ago today, James Hunt won the Formula 1™ World Championship with McLaren. In commemoration, they revisit Japan’s atmospheric Fuji Speedway circuit to capture the thrilling conclusion of the 1976 F1 season.

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James Hunt’s ’76 World Championship poster set

McLaren approached Unique & Limited to help celebrate the defining moment of James Hunt’s career: the Japanese Grand Prix of 1976, where he secured his only world title. This special artwork is part of a limited edition of only 1000 prints and the set depicts Hunt’s McLaren M23. Continue Reading

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The James Hunt special Mclaren P1 GTR

2016 marked the 40th anniversary of James Hunt’s 1976 Formula 1 Drivers’ World Championship driving a McLaren, and the marque has paid tribute by unveiling a special Mclaren P1 GTR.
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The Honda Civic Type R is heading to America in 2017

Frustratingly for Button and Alonso, this Honda Civic Type R concept could probably lap Circuit of The Americas faster than the McLaren Honda MP4-31…

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