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Why Is Apple Thinking Of Buying McLaren

By   September 21, 2016

McLaren 570GT MSO

McLaren 570GT MSO

The Financial Times is reporting that Apple is attempting to purchase McLaren. The acquisition is thought to be one to further the company’s plans to a self driving car.

However, the fact that they are looking at an exclusive nameplate is a bit of a puzzle. Certainly McLaren has the engineers and technology that it can make a car for Apple, but should it? Currently, the Marquee stands for one of the most exclusives supercar brands in the world.

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Comparing The New Audi R8 Against Its Porsche And McLaren Competition

By   January 25, 2016

Audi R8

Audi R8

The new Audi R8 is powered by the same V10 engine found in the R8 LMS race car. This is a German supercar that is ready for the track, although many owners will never take it on one. With the Rolex 24 just days away it is fitting that the pricing of the mid-engined performance car has been announced.

Both the R8 V10 and V10 Plus are now priced in the same range as the McLaren 570S and 540C. It also has the Porsche 911 GT3 RS and Turbo S to contend with. That is some pretty stiff competition, so how does the R8 stack up?

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It Just Got A Little Easier To Buy A New McLaren

By   January 21, 2016

McLaren 570S

McLaren 570S

If you are in the market for a new McLaren your chances have just gotten better. The British performance car maker has just increased its retail network to 80 globally. Here in the US there are now 22 places where you can purchase a new McLaren, if you have the cash.

Of these 22 there are 4 newly added locations. These are in Bergen County NJ, Boston MA, Houston TX and Palm Beach FL. The addition of these retailers will help the company as it has high hopes of growing sales in part thanks to the addition of the Sports Series model range.

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Production Of The McLaren Sports Series Begins

By   November 5, 2015

McLaren 570S

McLaren 570S

Production has begun on the McLaren Sports Series. The series features two high performance sports cars, the 570S and 540C with the 570S being the first to be produced. Production of the 540C will soon follow the initial production of the 570S.

Both cars will be built in the British sports car maker’s McLaren Production Centre in Woking, England. The first McLaren 570S Coupe has already come off the assembly line and has been delivered to a dealership in the U.K. There are already 1,000 pre-orders for one of the two models in the Sports Series.

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McLaren 570S And 540C Get Ready For Global Launch

By   August 13, 2015

McLaren 570S

McLaren 570S

The McLaren 570S and 540C are the most attainable cars to be produced by the English sports car maker. The first of these “affordable” models to make its way to customers is the 570S Coupe.

Deliveries will begin by the end of the year, but before that McLaren has been doing their pre-production work. In testing the performance vehicles have already been driven over 300,000 miles on both race tracks and public roads.

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