SEND US A TIP

McLaren

Latest Mercedes-Benz News

Tuned McLaren Mercedes-Benz SLRs On Display

The advancements in technology resulted to the flood of supercars featuring efficient gas-electric powertrains and active aero in the luxury vehicle market. While a number of industry watchers prefer these modern luxury supercars, there are still some who long for supercars produced at the start of the millennium. During this golden age of luxury supercars Porsche created the Carrera GT, the Enzo was produced by Ferrari, and McLaren came up with the Mercedes-Benz SLR. A report from motorward.com showed a gallery of the SLR from McLaren being displayed at Alain Class Motors. The gallery has two distinctive models of the SLR on display. The enhancements on these SLRs gave them… Continue Reading »

0

Check Out This Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Coated in White Gold

These photos of the white gold Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren might have been around for years already. Still, I just couldn’t help but get amazed by this car upon seeing it again in a Dubai-based website. So, I am featuring it here once more in case some readers might have missed it, or others just couldn’t get enough of it like me. Check out these photos of the unique Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren, which were taken in Dubai some time in the past: The Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren has already cemented itself as one of the iconic cars of the three-pointed star brand. As the name of the car implies, it was jointly developed by Mercedes and McLaren… Continue Reading »

0

Alonso and Bottas Considered by Mercedes-AMG Petronas as Fall Backs

A report suggested that Fernando Alonso and Valtterri Bottas have been singled out by Mercedes-AMG Petronas as possible fall backs if the negotiation between the Formula One racing team and Lewis Hamilton fails to materialize. According to Autosport.com, the discussion about the contract renewal of Hamilton has been put on hold temporarily in the 2014 season. The team reasoned out that they did not want to get the issue in the way while their drivers battled for the World Championship in the year that just ended. It should be noted that Hamilton reigned as the World Champion in 2014 after raking a total of 384 points in the season, and Nico Rosberg… Continue Reading »

0

Contract Renewal Talks with Hamilton Take on a Sour Turn

A new report claimed that the contract renewal of Lewis Hamilton is currently not falling in his favor. According to The Guardian, the salary of the Briton from Mercedes might be reduced significantly in his new contract. Presently, Hamilton is bound by his £60 million contract with Mercedes, which will expire in about 16 months. Last July, it was hinted by sources within the company that the upper-echelon of the three-pointed star marque is planning to increase the former World Champion’s pay to make it more or less £69. The new contract would be good for a period of three years, which will expire in 2017. There would also be an option to extend… Continue Reading »

0

Revealing the Top Earners in Formula One

Have you ever wondered how much does your favorite Formula One driver makes based on his contract? Recently, News.com.au revealed the list of the top earners in the sport. Based from the source, Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull, Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen are the highest paid drivers in F1. Each driver has a salary of $31.7 million. Next to them is Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton with $28.8 million. He is followed by Jenson Button of McLaren with $23.1 million. Then, Nico Rosberg of Mercedes makes $17.3 million. The eight-digit figure paycheck ends with Rosberg as Felipe Massa of Williams, who comes after Rosberg in the listing, only earns $5.8… Continue Reading »

0

Niki Lauda Takes a Jab at Marko Over the Vettel and Mercedes Issue

Niki Lauda is known to say what is on his mind, and he is not someone who lightly tolerates nonsense. Recently, he slammed Dr. Helmut Marko, the motorsport advisor of Red Bull for instigating speculations that Sebastian Vettel is being courted by Mercedes AMG Petronas to jump ship in 2016. It should be recalled that the Red Bull advisor revealed in an interview with Sport Bild last month that Mercedes and McLaren have been proposing for Vettel to move to their respective teams. He noted the two even presented Vettel outrageously high offers. “All the speculation of bull*** Marko is absolute rubbish,” said the non-executive director of Mercedes during an interview. He also confirmed… Continue Reading »

0

Hugo Boss Joins Mercedes Bandwagon in Formula One

McLaren and Hugo Boss have been in partnership for around 33 years in Formula One. However, a recent report revealed that the luxury fashion brand is about to end its alliance with the eight-time Constructors’ Champion in favor of Mercedes AMG Petronas, which is the dominant team in F1 this year. According to NBC’s MotorSportsTalk blog, Hugo Boss will no longer extend its partnership with McLaren up to 2015. This coincides with the F1 team’s decision to severe its engine deal with Mercedes in favor of Honda. While Hugo Boss is only a minor sponsor of McLaren, the loss would surely hurt the team as it has been its a long-time partner…. Continue Reading »

0

Login to your account

Can't remember your Password ?

Register for this site!