|Mclaren Test Driver Howell Set For British GT Drive With 570S GT4|
|Following the completion of the successful development season for the 570S GT4, the latest GT model from McLaren will return to the British GT Championship for 2017. Strengthening the McLaren presence on the grid will be McLaren Automotive Test Driver Gareth Howell who joins customer team In2Racing, driving one of the team's two-car assault on the GT4 championship.
In his role as Test Driver, Howell has been involved in the development of the three-tier model range from McLaren – Super Serie...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN 570S GT4 SET FOR NORTH AMERICAN COMPETITIVE DEBUT AT DAYTONA|
| ||The 570S GT4 will make its North American competitive track debut this weekend at the iconic Daytona International Speedway, as the first customer-run examples of the latest GT model from McLaren take on the four hour Continental Tire BMW Endurance Challenge.
Six examples of the 570S GT4 are set to contest the championship throughout the 2017 season, which commences at the famous 3.5-mile circuit in Florida. Customer teams VOLT Racing, C360R and Motorsports in Action will each field a pair of...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN TAKES DOUBLE BRITISH GT VICTORY AS 570S GT4 DEVELOPMENT SEASON ENDS ON A HIGH|
|The drive by McLaren GT Factory Driver Rob Bell to the flag headlined a clean sweep in the GT3 and GT4 classes for McLaren GT customer team Black Bull Ecurie Ecosse in the 2016 British GT Championship season finale at Donington Park. The result marked the first win of the season for the 650S GT3 in the championship and the second for the 570S GT4, concluding a highly successful developmental season for the newest model. The second consecutive victory for Haggerty and Mitchell saw the pair claim ...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN 570S GT4 DEVELOPMENT SEASON REACHES NEW HIGH WITH MAIDEN WIN AT SNETTERTON|
|The #59 McLaren 570S GT4 run by customer team Black Bull Ecurie Ecosse scored victory over the weekend at Snetterton, the penultimate round of the 2016 British GT Championship. After several strong performances in the season to-date – including consecutive pole positions at the previous two rounds – the result marks the debut victory for the track-dedicated Sports Series model which is still in its development season.
The young driver pairing of Sandy Mitchell and Ciaran Haggerty combined to ...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN 650S GT3 TAKES CLEAN SWEEP IN AUSTRALIA|
|The McLaren 650S GT3 scored wins in both races at Townsville, continuing the run of strong results in the CAMS Australian GT Championship. Klark Quinn and Tony Walls, driving for customer teams Darrell Lea and Objective Racing, secured the pair of victories, and now see Quinn lead the championship.
In Race 1 Quinn – who started P6 – went on to take the win, after a late charge through the field. At the start of the race the Darrell Lea driver clawed his way to P4, and emerged from the pit cyc...[Read more...]|
|RACING SUCCESS FOR THE 650S GT3 ON THREE CONTINENTS|
| ||Success in the USA, Australia and in the UK has given the McLaren 650S GT3 one of its most successful weekends ever. McLaren GT customer teams secured a brace of victories in both the Pirelli World Challenge and Australian GT, along with a further podium in the British GT championship. The 570S GT4 also scored its best result of the season so far, finishing P4, as the development season continues.
McLaren GT Factory Driver Alvaro Parente enjoyed a successful weekend and strengthened his champ...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN 650S GT3 TAKES VICTORY IN LONG BEACH AS 570S GT4 MAKES SUCCESSFUL RACE DEBUT|
|On a busy weekend on both sides of the Atlantic for McLaren, Factory Driver Alvaro Parente starred in the 650S GT3, securing pole position and winning in his first appearance at Long Beach in the Pirelli World Challenge. Closer to home, the 650S GT3 and 570S GT4 – the latter making its competitive global debut – both scored points in the British GT Championship, finishing P7 and P5 in the respective classes at Brands Hatch, UK.
Stateside, Parente put the #9 K-PAX Racing 650S GT3 on pole with ...[Read more...]|
|FACTORY DRIVER ROB BELL JOINS BLACK BULL ECURIE ECOSSE FOR BRITISH GT ASSAULT|
|McLaren GT welcomes Black Bull Ecurie Ecosse as the latest customer team announced to join the grid for the 2016 season. Underlining the intentions of the team from the outset, Black Bull Ecurie Ecosse has confirmed Factory Driver Rob Bell (UK) alongside Alasdair McCaig (UK) for the 2016 British GT Championship in the McLaren 650S GT3.
The Scotland-based Ecurie Ecosse racing team has extended its partnership with Black Bull, this time as title sponsor. Ecurie Ecosse has become one of the icon...[Read more...]|
|McLAREN GT SIGNS OFF THE 650S GT3 DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME WITH A PODIUM FINISH AT 2014 GULF 12 HOUR|
|The 650S GT3 secured a hard-fought podium finish at the 2014 Gulf 12 Hour endurance race at Yas Marina Circuit over the weekend, signing off a successful and competitive year for McLaren GT. The works factory-run effort entered two cars as part of the final stages of the intensive development programme for the 650S GT3, bringing both cars home after a gruelling 12 hours of hard racing, finishing 3rd and 12th overall. This first competitive outing underlines the performance and reliability of th...[Read more...]|