Posts Tagged “Mclaren”

New York Auto Show 2015

By | April 27, 2015

The 2015 New York Auto Show was mediocre at best this year with very few interesting announcements.  Most of the new cars unveiled were on a much smaller scale in terms of interestingness but they were cars you will see on the road on a daily basis.  Things like a new Chevy Malibu and a […]

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Geneva Motor Show 2015

By | March 24, 2015

The Geneva Motor Show is one we look forward to most each year.  Why?  It is the auto show that seems to be no-holds-barred for most automakers who save their best, most exciting cars fro this show each year.  2015 was no exception and was arguably the most exciting in a long time with new […]

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Park City Welcomes goldRush Rally 6

By | June 6, 2014

Back in 1971, race car driver Brock Yates and Car and Driver editor Steve Smith attempted to travel from New York to Los Angeles in the quickest time possible in a 1971 Dodge Custom Sportsman van.  They made the trip in just over 40 hours.  The trip spawned a new, unsanctioned road rally, the Cannonball Baker […]

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McLaren P1: World’s Fastest Plug-In Hybrid

By | February 21, 2013

I’ve been saying for years that if hybrid drive-train technology is ever going to really take off with consumers, the engineers have got to build it into a car that has some sex appeal. The Toyota Prius and Honda Insight are popular enough, I suppose, and they aren’t bad-looking little cars for suburban runabouts… but […]

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This One-Off McLaren X-1 Was Actually Ordered By One Bat-Shit Crazy Person

By | August 17, 2012

This is the McLaren X-1 and it is without a shadow of a doubt the worst looking car we’ve ever seen. Worst than a Panamera. Worse than the hideous Bentley EXP 9 SUV. Worse than anything ever. We always have been and always will be proponents of the idea that looks should never take priority […]

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Watch A Bugatti Veyron, Lexus LFA, Lamborghini Aventador & McLaren MP4-12C Race A Quarter Mile

By | May 18, 2012

Automobile magazine shot this Head2Head video of four super-pricey supercars racing each other down an old airfield runway in the desert to make for one epic 1/4 mile drag race video. But unlike traditional multi-car 1/4 mile videos where all cars race at once and winner takes all, Automobile took a “progressive” route, only pairing […]

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