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McLaren P1 Celebrates Fifth Birthday – Video

The British hypercar made its debut in 2012, and hasn’t looked back since. The plug-in hybrid McLaren P1 played an integral part in revolutionizing the hypercar industry when it was introduced in 2012 at the Paris Motor Show. Now, exactly five years later, the British supercar maker is celebrating the historic anniversary of one of…

2 months ago by Jeff Perez 0

Get Behind The Wheel As McLaren P1 LM Sets Goodwood Record

Converting a track-only hypercar to road-legal specifications makes for a seriously capable machine on this tight course. At last year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, Kenny Bräck drove a McLaren P1 GTR LM up the site’s famous 1.16-mile (1.86-kilometer) hillclimb in a record-breaking 47.07 seconds – the quickest time ever for…

6 months ago by Chris Bruce 9

McLaren P1 Fetches $2.39 Million At Auction

McLaren P1 sells for $2.39M at auction It crossed the auction block this past weekend at the Amelia Island Concours. In case you missed it, this past weekend’s Amelia Island Concours was filled with expensive supercars and classics galore. The annual owner’s meeting and auction event took place on Amelia…

8 months ago by Jeff Perez 1

Meet The All-New Ride-On Top Edition McLaren P1 – Video

Introducing the all-new, ride-on-top edition of the McLaren P1 plug-in hybrid. Video description: “Announcing the new fully electric McLaren P1™ – Ride-on edition. The car is completely open-top and features a centralised driving position. It also, as you can see from the video above, goes through the same rigorous testing…

12 months ago by Eric Loveday 0

Pure Electric McLaren P1 In Development

McLaren has reportedly committed to developing its first pure electric car. A McLaren insider told Auto Express the following: “We will not make a P1.5 – we will wait for another step in technology. We have started work on a pure EV to sit in the Ultimate Series.” According to…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 8

McLaren P1 Recalled

McLaren is recalling 122 P1 plug-in hybrids sold in the U.S. with manufacturing dates between March 1, 2013, and October 31, 2015. According to McLaren, the issue is with the hood’s secondary latch, which may not reengage after being disengaged.  The problem would only be an issue if the primary…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 2

Production Of McLaren P1 Comes To An End

Production of the mighty McLaren P1 plug-in hybrid hypercar has come to an end. All of the planned 375 cars have now been produced, therefore the P1 now enters the out-of-production stage with other electric cars such as the Tesla Roadster, Honda Fit EV and Toyota RAV4 EV. As Autocar…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 2