McLaren Automotive in profit in 2013
5 June 2014 – McLaren Automotive made both an operating and pre-tax profit for the first time in 2013, during only its third year of car production, it has been confirmed.
In a statement to the media, it was revealed that the British car company made £4.5 million before tax last year, with turnover up from £266.6 million to £285.4 million. Operating profit was £12.4 million.
"Since launch, McLaren Automotive has outperformed predictions and rivals, setting new benchmarks in the sportscar market with a range of models that push boundaries through innovation and technology, while remaining true to the core values of the brand," said Ron Dennis, Chief Executive and Chairman of the McLaren Group and Chairman of McLaren Automotive. "The latest financial results, and returning a profit so early in the life of the company, are a real credit to the tremendous team within McLaren Automotive, and reflect their hard efforts."