Outside of talking about its carbon fibre active rear spoiler, it has been a while since we’ve spoken about the 2020 McLaren 720S here on the blog. We wanted to remedy that by not only highlighting some of the other features available in the supercar but also going over its important specifications to refresh your memory. Read on to find out all about the incredible 720S!Read the rest of this entry
Monthly Archives: June 2020
How does McLaren use cutting-edge engineering in the new GT?
In Episode 6 of the McLaren Tech Club, the series took a look at advanced materials in the new McLaren GT. In Episode 7, the GT is still the focus, but this time the experts looked at its cutting-edge engineering. Krishna Mistry, the principal engineer for air induction systems at McLaren Automotive, highlighted some of the engineering decisions and features that went into the incredible McLaren GT, in particular, sound quality throughout the vehicle. Check out the video below to learn more!Read the rest of this entry
Bruce McLaren 50th Anniversary
On June 2nd, McLaren Automotive held a private ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the company’s founder, Bruce McLaren’s death. The ceremony took place in Woking, Surrey in the United Kingdom at the McLaren Automotive headquarters. Bruce founded Bruce McLaren Motor Racing Ltd. in 1963, which would go onto become the McLaren Automotive of today.Read the rest of this entry
What is McLaren #DriveatHome?
Our lives have been a little different this year, as many of us have been affected by safer at home orders due to the pandemic facing the world. In an effort to reduce some of the stress and make time at home a little more enjoyable, McLaren kicked off #DriveatHome last month in conjunction with the Forza Racing Franchise. We thought we’d dive into this to give you the rundown on what it means.Read the rest of this entry
How does McLaren use pioneering materials in the new GT?
A few days ago, we took a look at what kind of materials are used in the interior cabin of the new McLaren GT, which is a great introduction for Episode 6 of the McLaren Tech Club. You can watch the next episode below, which features Jo Lewis, the Senior Colour & Material Designer, speaking about the materials that are found throughout the incredible new supercar, such as SuperFabric®. Enjoy the episode and check back later this month for the next one.Read the rest of this entry
What kind of materials are used in the McLaren GT interior?
The McLaren GT is one of the most exciting vehicles on the road today. While a lot of that is due to its incredible powertrain and performance, those aren’t the only things that make the McLaren GT such an incredible vehicle. So much went into the design and engineering of the supercar that has helped to make it such a coveted vehicle, so much that even the materials in the interior are exciting.Read the rest of this entry