British Super Car Maker McLaren Cuts 1,200 Jobs

British Super Car Maker McLaren Cuts 1,200 Jobs

McLaren Group, the British maker of super cars and a top Formula One racing team, announced it’s cutting 1,200 jobs across all of its businesses, including the racing team. As has been the case with so many other companies, McLaren’s been hit hard financially due to...
British Super Car Maker McLaren Cuts 1,200 Jobs

McLaren Eyeing Synthetic Fuel for Future Models

McLaren, the British maker of super cars, is considering the use of synthetic fuel as a replacement for high-octane gasoline. McLaren COO Jens Ludmann said his company is convinced that synthetic fuel could put a major dent in emissions in an interview with British...
McLaren Taking Orders for New Super Car

McLaren Taking Orders for New Super Car

McLaren is opening up the order book for the McLaren 765 LT “Longtail,” its limited-volume supercar, which was unveiled for the first time at the beginning of March. The company revealed that just 765 of the supercars will be produced for sales worldwide with high...
What’s Coming to the 2020 Geneva Motor Show

What’s Coming to the 2020 Geneva Motor Show

With spring fast approaching, that can only mean one thing for auto show fans: next week marks the start of the annual Geneva Motor Show. The annual event is one of the automotive world’s most significant events, partly due to traditional Swiss neutrality encouraging...
McLaren Opens New Composites Center in Northern England

McLaren Opens New Composites Center in Northern England

British supercar maker McLaren is known for its extensive use of advanced lightweight materials in its vehicles and is now looking to take its technology to the next level, as well as some of its neighbors too. The company has invested more than $63.2 million, or £50...
McLaren Unleashes 804-Horsepower Elva

McLaren Unleashes 804-Horsepower Elva

You’ll likely want to find some shelter if it starts raining while driving the new McLaren Elva. The latest entry into its Ultimate Series line comes absent both windows and a roof. Then again, with its 804 horsepower, perhaps you can outrun the raindrops. The name,...
McLaren Offers “Tamer” GT Model as Competitor to SUVs

McLaren Offers “Tamer” GT Model as Competitor to SUVs

A McLaren for soccer moms? Perhaps a bit of an exaggeration, but the British super car company has been watching some of its competitors roll out sport-utility vehicles to enthusiastic buyers — and profits. The company has responded with the new McLaren GT, a touring...