Sales and profits up at McLaren


McLaren’s flagship P1 helped drive company turnover up by 67 per cent in 2014

Sports car maker sold 1649 cars in 2014; big research and development investment planned for this year

McLaren saw its sales, turnover and profits rise last year as the UK-based sports car maker banked an operating profit (before tax) of £20.7 million and recorded margins of 4.4%.

The company claims its performance is «considered unprecedented in today’s motor industry” because brand sales only began four years ago.

In 2014, the company sold 1649 vehicles, up 18% on 2013, when 1400 cars were sold. Of those, 248 were P1s, …read more

Source:: Autocar