McLaren MP4-12C Spider

  • Rhys Millen drives the McLaren MP4-12C Spider down Loveland Pass - image: McLaren

    If you’ve ever driven Colorado’s highway 6 across Loveland Pass, you know it can be a bit intimidating in the best of weather. With a maximum elevation of 11,990 feet, the road bears the distinction of being the highest mountain pass in the world to remain open year-round. Though the scenery is spectacular, the switchback corners and steep drops are more than a bit puckering for those unaccustomed to mountain driving. In short, it’s not a place to make an error behind the wheel, regardless of what you’re driving or when you’re driving it. When you add an icy road...

  • McLaren's ice driving school in Gstaad, Switzerland - image: McLaren
    McLaren MP4-12Cs On Ice

    Gstaad, Switzerland is well known for its variety of winter sports, including downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and tobogganing. It’s climate is cold, but not too cold, and the city receives an average of around 13 inches of snow between December and February. It’s also earned a...

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    2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider Mega-Gallery

    If you’re looking for a no compromise convertible sports car, then look no further than the 2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider. The car is the convertible version of last year’s MP4-12C coupe, though with its top up you’ll barely be able to tell them apart. And we’re not just...

  • McLaren MP4-12C, fitted with Special Operations accessories
    McLaren Special Operations Launches New Parts For 12C Models

    If you’ve been putting off the purchase of McLaren’s MP4-12C or MP4-12C Spider since the cars lack enough personalization for your tastes, we’ve got great news. McLaren’s Special Operations group has just built a 12C befitted with a stunning array of custom accessories, all...

  • 2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider Neiman Marcus Edition
    Neiman Marcus McLaren 12C Spider Sells Out Within Two Hours

    It took less than two hours for all 12 McLaren MP4-12C Spiders offered by retailer Neiman Marcus to sell out after sales of the limited edition model commenced on Wednesday. The Neiman Marcus special was listed at $354,000, an $85k premium on the regular 12C Spider, though buyers will be able to...

  • 2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider Neiman Marcus Edition
    2013 McLaren 12C Spider Makes It Into Neiman Marcus Christmas Book

    It’s that time of year again: Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus has released its annual Christmas Book and once again there’s an automotive section. This year McLaren’s new MP4-12C Spider has been picked as the automotive “ultimate fantasy gift,” and only 12 of the...

  • McLaren MP4-12C Spider

    At McLaren, the focus now is on the successful launch of the brand’s successor to the legendary F1 supercar, the new P1, which will be previewed in concept form tomorrow at the 2012 Paris Auto Show. However, the British performance brand has another new model, the MP4-12C Spider, which was first shown at the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and should be hitting showrooms soon. Jay Leno, an owner of the regular MP4-12C coupe, was at Pebble Beach to see the new Spider version and was fortunate enough to meet McLaren design director Frank Stephenson who pointed out a number of...

  • McLaren's configurator for the MP4-12C Spider
    McLaren Launches Configurator For MP4-12C Spider

    We love new car configurator sites (especially on Friday afternoons in the summer), but lately the newly-launched configurator sites have been less than captivating. Aston Martin’s configurator for the Vanquish amused us for all of two minutes, thanks to its limited functionality. The...

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    Watch The McLaren MP4-12C Spider Hit The Track: Video

    It’s been more than a week since McLaren took the covers off its brand new MP4-12C Spider, the stunning convertible version of the MP4-12C supercar first launched close to a year ago, and now, finally, we get to see the stunning drop-top in action. McLaren has released a video of the MP4-12C...

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    2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider Revealed

    McLaren Automotive is expanding its lineup with the addition of its second model, the new 2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider, which is ready for order and is priced from $268,250 including destination. The convertible supercar comes just one year after the launch of the hard-top MP4-12C and gets all the...

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    2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider Preview

    McLaren has announced a new model for 2013, the open-air MP4-12C Spider

  • 2013 McLaren MP4-12C Spider spy shots
    More Details Leaked On McLaren's Upcoming MP4-12C Spider

    Still nearly a year away from launch, new details say the McLaren MP4-12C Spider's top will be aluminum, and that the car will be a targa instead of a true roadster.

  • McLaren MP4-12C supercar

    The McLaren MP4-12C could get a drop-top version and McLaren may be forced to move production to its Woking Technical Center if the factory isn't finished in time.

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