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VIDEO. Porsche vs McLaren vs Ducati

RaceTuesday, October 14th, 2014

Ducati 1199 Superlegerra meets Porsche 918 Spyder and McLaren P1 in a three-way drag race. But who comes out on top? In late 2012, we asked you a theoretically simple question: ‘which is faster,...

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McLaren P1. Dubai. GF Williams

RoadSaturday, October 4th, 2014

We catch up with renowned image man GF Williams as he pulls together a shoot with the mighty McLaren P1 in Dubai. This shoot came about with the intention of realising a dream I’d had...

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McLaren P1 GTR unveiled in Dubai

RaceTuesday, September 30th, 2014

McLaren’s most ‘aggressive racing concept’ yet – the P1 GTR – makes it debut in the United Arab Emirates. crankandpiston.com popped along for an ogle. Anybody with a spare $3.2m littering their bank account...


VIDEO. New McLaren 650S GT3

RaceMonday, September 29th, 2014

In its new teaser video for the motorsport-spec 650S GT3, McLaren brings a whole new meaning to ‘being chased by the pack’. Was anybody else wondering, for a model destined to replace the 12C...

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Drag Race. McLaren 12C vs Cadillac CTS-V

RaceThursday, September 25th, 2014

McLaren MP4-12C takes on a modified Cadillac CTS-V on the drag strip. With surprising results. McLaren’s 12C is no stranger to competition, but whilst we’ve seen the best that the Ferrari 458 Italia, the...

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McLaren 12C GT3. Nürburgring lap record broken

RaceTuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Jump onboard for a record-breaking lap of the Nürburgring with the 12C GT3 and McLaren GT factory driver Kevin Estre. Recently our man Bassam cited the Nürburgring 24 Hours as ‘the scariest race on...

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McLaren 650S Spider Set 3

Monday, September 15th, 2014

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McLaren 650S Spider Set 2

Monday, September 15th, 2014

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McLaren 650S Spider Set 1

Monday, September 15th, 2014

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McLaren 650S Spider. DRIVEN

RoadWednesday, September 3rd, 2014

crankandpiston.com takes McLaren’s new 650S Spider for a spin on home turf. Is ‘the new 12C’ really all that? Last year, McLaren’s brand new 650S arrived on the automotive scene with arguably more to...

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McLaren P1 vs. BAC Mono. Silverstone

RoadSunday, August 24th, 2014

McLaren P1 vs. BAC Mono at the Silverstone international GP track. Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the Silverstone MMA (Mixed Motor Arts) freestyle, no rules apply, shootout. In the red corner we have the...

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Behind the scenes with the McLaren P1 and Chris...

RoadSaturday, August 16th, 2014

crankandpiston.com lurks in the background of a super exclusive McLaren P1 track session, and chats with chief test driver Chris Goodwin about how it handles on-track and why Nürburgring times aren’t that important. Am...