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  • McLaren Aims To Cut 1,200 Jobs After Being "Severely Affected" By The Coronavirus Pandemic
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    McLaren Aims To Cut 1,200 Jobs After Being “Severely Affected” By The Coronavirus Pandemic

    The latest victim of the coronavirus is McLaren as the company has proposed a restructuring plan designed to ensure its “long-term future success.” In a note to investors, the company said “McLaren has been severely affected by the current pandemic. The cancellation of motorsport events, the suspension of manufacturing and retail activities around the world, […] More

  • McLaren to shed 25 percent of staff as coronavirus slowdown bites
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    McLaren to shed 25 percent of staff as coronavirus slowdown bites

    McLaren announced Tuesday plans to cut 1,200 jobs, or roughly 25 percent of its staff, as part of a restructuring that will affect all of the company’s divisions. The company blamed the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic and the resulting loss of revenue from canceled Formula One races and suspended manufacturing and retail operations for the majority […] More

  • McLaren to axe 1200 staff
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    McLaren to axe 1200 staff

    McLaren Group has announced it is to reduce its workforce by 25 percent across its automotive, racing and technologies divisions following the impact of COVID-19 and a drop in revenue due to the delayed start to the 2020 Formula 1 and Formula E championships. In a statement released by the Woking-based Group, the company said […] More

  • American-Made Cars Are Booming In China
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    American-Made Cars Are Booming In China

    The Morning ShiftAll your daily car news in one convenient place. Isn’t your time more important? It’s extremely fucked that Alabama is the focus state in a new Bloomberg article American-made car sales booming in China, as our coworkers at Gizmodo are just reporting on them running out of ICU beds. All that and more […] More

  • McLaren Wants Kids To Design Their Dream Supercar Of The Future
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    McLaren Wants Kids To Design Their Dream Supercar Of The Future

    McLaren has teamed up with a children’s TV program in the UK to launch a competition asking kids to design their ‘Supercar of the Future’ for the British brand. On Thursday this week, presenter Richie Driss from TV program Blue Peter will meet up with McLaren Automotive’s design director Rob Melville to discuss “why a […] More

  • Nissan GT-R50, McLaren 600LT Spider, famous movie car chases: Today's Car News
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    Nissan GT-R50, McLaren 600LT Spider, famous movie car chases: Today’s Car News

    The production version of the $1.1 million Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign has been revealed. Just 50 of the 710-horsepower special editions are being built and a few build slots are still up for grabs. McLaren is now building the last of its 600LT sports cars. The last examples bound for the United States are 600LT […] More

  • MSO has built a McLaren 600LT for the ultimate Spider-Man fan
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    MSO has built a McLaren 600LT for the ultimate Spider-Man fan

    McLaren’s 600LT and 600LT Spider offer up serious performance despite being part of the British supercar marque’s entry-level Sports Series range. We’re talking 592 horsepower and a 0-60 mph time of 2.8 seconds, which is proper supercar performance. But all good things must come to an end, with the last of the 600LTs now being […] More

  • McLaren to slow new car rollout due to coronavirus
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    McLaren to slow new car rollout due to coronavirus

    McLaren has slammed the brakes on its ambitious Track25 plan announced in 2018 due to the ongoing Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. The plan called for 18 new cars or derivatives to be introduced by 2025, with the full lineup to be electrified by that date. This will now be altered, said Mike Flewitt, CEO of McLaren’s […] More

  • This BMW M8 Competition is faster than a McLaren P1
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    This BMW M8 Competition is faster than a McLaren P1

    Long-time BMW tuner Manhart Performance has already turned its hand to the M850i, and it’s now worked its magic on the full-fat M8 Competition. As if the standard 617bhp output of its 4.4-litre twin-turbocharged V8 wasn’t enough, send your car to Manhart, and it’ll come back with over 800bhp… An increase of 195bhp and 221lb […] More

  • Daniel Ricciardo Signs With McLaren, Carlos Sainz Linked With Ferrari
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    Daniel Ricciardo Signs With McLaren, Carlos Sainz Linked With Ferrari

    After Sebastian Vettel’s shocking announcement that he will leave Ferrari at the end of the 2020 season, speculation began immediately as to which driver would replace him at the Scuderia, and what the domino effect of such a move might be. Today we have official confirmation that Renault’s Daniel Ricciardo has signed a multi-year deal […] More

  • Carlos Sainz joins Ferrari F1 team, is replaced at McLaren by Daniel Ricciardo
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    Carlos Sainz joins Ferrari F1 team, is replaced at McLaren by Daniel Ricciardo

    Ferrari announced Thursday that current McLaren driver Carlos Sainz will be the replacement for Sebastian Vettel who is leaving the squad at the end of 2020. Sainz has signed a two-year contract with Ferrari where he will be paired up with Charles Leclerc. The Spanish driver has proven his talent, managing to finish sixth in […] More

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