McLaren is a British luxury and high-performance sports car manufacturer founded in 1964 by Bruce McLaren, a New Zealand-born racing driver and engineer. The company is based in Woking, England and is known for producing some of the world's most advanced and powerful sports cars. McLaren cars are popular for their exceptional performance, cutting-edge technology, and exclusive design.
McLaren Automotive, the car manufacturing division of McLaren, is known for producing high-performance supercars, and is one of the only car makers that designs, develops, and builds all of its own powertrains, chassis and bodywork. The company's most famous model is the McLaren F1, which was produced from 1992 to 1998 and was considered one of the greatest supercars of all time. McLaren has also produced other models such as the MP4-12C, 650S, 675LT, and 720S.
McLaren has also a strong reputation in motorsports, and the company has a long history of success in Formula One racing. The company has also entered and won in endurance racing and Indy car racing.