Situated at Surrey in United Kingdom, McLaren Automotive is an automobile company that specializes in manufacturing and marketing luxury sports cars known for their heavy duty performance. The company is commonly known as McLaren, and is known for the various innovations that it brings to its cars and attention to all the detailing.
McLaren Automotive found its roots in McLaren Motor Racing that was established in the year 1963 by Bruce McLaren. Within a year of the company’s launch, Bruce and his team came up with their first McLaren sports car, M1A. They went on to manufacture 24 of these cars. Later, they came up with its successor and named it M1B. This car was used by the nascent team of McLaren to participate in the first ever Canadian American Challenge Cup. In 1965, McLaren launched the first ever F1 sports car – M2B that made its first venture into the racing arena in Monaco Grand Prix.