Word on the street is Mercedes' mid-engined P8 concept has been put on hold by new Mercedes-Benz boss Ekhard Cordes. The V8-powered P8 was to be the next supercar, after the SLR McLaren, to be developed through the partnership between Mercedes-Benz and McLaren. The rumor mill had pegged its release for 2007.
Baby McMerc put on hold [Autocar]
Mercedes McLaren P8 [Ultimate Car Pages]
Supercar Gallery: Carrera GT vs. Ford GT vs. Lamborghini vs. Mercedes SLR [internal]