Tag Archives: Supercars

Final build slot for McLaren Senna raises $2.67M for charity

McLaren only plans to build 500 examples of its street-legal, track-focused Senna supercar. All but one build slot for the car was available when it made its debut on December 10 at McLaren's headquarters in the United Kingdom, and McLaren chose to auction off that final build slot to help raise funds for charity. The auction took place alongside the...

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There’s a street-legal McLaren P1 GTR for sale

If you want the most hardcore offering built by McLaren, now's the time to act. Tom Hartley Jnr in England has a McLaren P1 GTR for sale, and this is one of the ultra-rare versions that's legal for the street. Typically, the P1 GTR is restricted to track use only, but a company called Lanzante Motorsport delivers road-legal versions after fiddling with the...

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2020 Chevrolet Corvette (C8) spy shots

It looks like all the rumors are about to prove true: a prototype for what's almost certain to be a mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette has been spotted. The mid-engine model is thought to be a next-generation C8 Corvette due in time for the 2020 model year. The car was originally thought to be coming for 2019 but production of the 2019 Corvette range is already...

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McLaren delivers record 3,340 cars in 2017

It's been another bumper year for McLaren as the British automaker set a new record for deliveries in 2017, and that's after back-to-back record deliveries in 2015 and 2016. McLaren delivered 3,340 cars in 2017, which compares to 3,286 in 2016 and 1,654 in 2015. Models from the Sports Series range accounted for about two thirds of the total...

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Here’s your chance to safely purchase a Ford GT

Remember the song and dance one had to perform to be among the lucky few afforded the chance to buy a 2017 Ford GT? Ford was extremely picky about who it wanted driving its latest halo vehicle. Any hand raisers were required to produce a video and sell themselves before they could spend $450,000 and call the car their own. It makes a bit of sense though as...

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How the Ford GT’s trick suspension has two unique spring rates

The second-generation Ford GT packs incredible engineering no matter where one's eyes may scan. Be it aerodynamics, engine technology, or the suspension, there's always more than meets the eye. Here, however, we're talking about the GT's suspension, which is anything but traditional. It uses coil springs, but in a very unique way, as well as electronically...

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Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta with delivery mileage up for sale

You know a car is important when the company that builds it decides to hand-pick its buyers. Many folks with beaucoup bucks raised their hands when Ferrari said it would offer an open-top version of the LaFerrari hypercar dubbed the Aperta. But hand raising wasn't enough for the rarest machine in Ferrari's stable. Prospects had to be selected, and once...

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This Ferrari LaFerrari V-12 engine can be yours for $385,000

If you have $385,000, you have your choice of just about any car on the market. Or, you can buy one particularly expensive engine, the Ferrari LaFerrari's 6.3-liter naturally aspirated V-12. The engine itself surfaced for sale on eBay from a Florida-based seller and is one of 709 units manufactured. We say 709 units made because the LaFerrari was limited to...

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Now’s your chance to buy one of 53 road-legal Jaguar race cars

The year is 1990. You're a higher up at Jaguar and you want to get folks to start talking about your road cars more often. One obvious way to achieve this is by making a splash in the world of motorsports. Another is to take what you've learned in that space and apply it to a special road-going supercar. Jaguar did this in 1990 when it produced a monstrous...

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Mercedes-AMG designers share their insights about the Project One

The Mercedes-AMG Project One was potentially one of the most hyped supercars of 2017. The brand didn't disappoint when the car was revealed at the 2017 Frankfurt motor show with an electrified 1.6-liter turbocharged V-6 and a split turbo that helped give it more than 1,000 horsepower. We've drooled over the technical specifications and vehicle construction...

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