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Why did McLaren name its latest supercar Senna?

Ayrton Senna da Silva still looms large over the worlds of motorsport and McLaren. One need only utter the name and a flurry of thoughts related to speed, driving precision, and winning all come rushing to mind. Senna, who died in a tragic accident in 1994, spent the better part of his Formula One career with McLaren, so the two are forever intertwined...

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McLaren Senna GTR not bound for motorsport

Despite its track-focused intentions, the McLaren Senna GTR concept does not preview a McLaren entry into the World Endurance Championship, the company confirmed. McLaren CEO Mike Flewitt dashed such hopes speaking to Autocar in a report published on Wednesday. He told the publication McLaren is "not going to race" the Senna, which means we won't see the...

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Track-only McLaren Senna GTR concept unveiled with upward of 814 hp

The buck doesn't stop at McLaren's latest Ultimate Series offering, the Senna supercar. On Tuesday, the British marque revealed the Senna GTR concept, which passes the vaunted "GTR" nameplate's torch from F1 GTR and P1 GTR to the latest ultimate expression of performance. Although just a concept, the company confirmed it will produce up to 75 of the Senna...

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Track-only McLaren Senna GTR concept unveiled with upward of 814 hp

The buck doesn't stop at McLaren's latest Ultimate Series offering, the Senna supercar. On Tuesday, the British marque revealed the Senna GTR concept, which passes the vaunted "GTR" nameplate's torch from F1 GTR and P1 GTR to the latest ultimate expression of performance. Although just a concept, the company confirmed it will produce up to 75 of the Senna...

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McLaren Senna: 0-60 mph in 2.8 seconds, 211 mph top speed

A lot of chatter surrounding the McLaren Senna at its debut centered on its rather polarizing looks. Now supercar fans are going to start talking about its performance. That's because on Wednesday McLaren highlighted technical specifications and details to underscore just how mad the supercar is. We already knew the Senna produced 789 horsepower and 590...

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New facility will build carbon tubs for all McLaren supercars

McLaren is plunking down some fresh roots in the Sheffield region of England with the opening of a brand-new facility. No, it's not leaving its long-time home of Woking, but rather expanding a bit. This latest manufacturing facility will be called upon to provide the carbon fiber tubs employed in all of the McLaren Sport, Super, and Ultimate Series cars...

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