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The best from Paris Motor Show

As fashion houses adorned models in their spring-summer collections at Paris Fashion Week, elsewhere in the city carmakers were taking the wraps off theirs. And one of the most talked about models was not on the catwalk, but in McLaren's space at the Paris Motor Show.

 

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 12:05pm

Wants & needs

Little wonders

1 Sep 2012 - 1:23am

Mainland drives supercar maker

Supercar fans on the mainland will be able to get up close to one of the world's fastest and most exclusive cars after Formula One carmaker McLaren opens its first dealership in China next year.

9 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

For the elite

Hong Kong's motoring elite is braced for the arrival of the McLaren MP4-12C, the most eagerly awaited new sports car of the year. At HK$3.95 million, this carbon-fibre miracle of Formula One engineering does 0-100km/h in three seconds and has a top speed of over 320km/h.

21 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Button and Hamilton give seal of approval

McLaren drivers and Formula One world champions Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton test drove the new car in Britain earlier this year. They provided valuable input on some of the Formula One inspired features, such as launch control, the Brake-Steer system and the electronic stability control programmes.

21 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Ahead of the curves

About 50 of McLaren's recently unveiled MP4-12Cs are being sold to sports car enthusiasts in Hong Kong, out of the 1,000 cars the company will produce in the first year. The city's first allocation of the supercar, with a price tag of about HK$3.9 million, has already been snapped up and buyers are hungrily eating into next year's quota.

3 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

McLaren revs up super car for Hong Kong

McLaren Automotive, the retail sports car arm of the Formula One racing group, is gearing up to challenge Ferrari and Lamborghini in Hong Kong's lucrative market for top-end performance cars.

14 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Pit Stop

Here we are again, on the cusp of a new Formula One season, and the only real question to be answered is: can it possibly beat last year? Last year was the year of fines and feuds. It was certainly the most dramatic season for a long time and, however traumatic it might have been for McLaren, it was great for the profile of the sport.

12 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Sucking up the pressure

Of all the battles McLaren have had to fight this season, there is none they are prouder of than the success they had in sticking to their task as all swirled around them.

7 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Pit Stop

This column often tries to tackle subjects in Formula One that don't always hit the headlines but are important all the same. Forget that this week; there's only one thing to talk about, and that's the soap opera that is Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton.

22 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

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