McLaren company from London suburb of a small office building started, and now is the world’s leading manufacturer of top racing and sports cars.
McLaren company from London suburb of a small office building started, and now is the world’s leading manufacturer of top racing and sports cars. 2011 McLaren in Woking built ultra-modern factory was put into operation. This futuristic colors with multi-million pound factory, employs a total of about 2,000 workers, including photos showing the production, including a series of 12C road car.
McLaren headquarters has a range of advanced facilities, including factories, wind tunnels, simulators, F1 team’s research and development center as well as highly confidential McLaren road car development center.
McLaren’s headquarters (including F1 factory) by the architect Norman – Lord Foster designs. In 2004, Britain’s Queen personally for it unveiled.
McLaren Production Centre has an annual production capacity of 4,500 cars, the production will become a reality in 2015, when McLaren’s models will be expanded to three separate models, namely 12C, as well as an upcoming P1 yet unnamed mystery models.
In addition to the hand-made production lines, this factory also has a paint shop and used to test the car’s drum road simulator. Every car must go through rigorous testing before leaving the factory and tested, and after to consumers.
McLaren’s new factory huge interior space, enough to accommodate three jumbo jets. In the site, the new plant away from public view while being able to achieve carbon neutrality.
In the past, the raw material into a McLaren MP4-12C supercar to 10 days. Now, with more advanced manufacturing process, the whole process only takes about 5 days.
McLaren’s production line approximately every 45 minutes usher in a new car. Workshop was very quiet, because the whole building is designed to eliminate the noise generated by large-scale machinery and equipment, such as body cleaning equipment.
A worker is giving 12C Spider painting.
McLaren accessories warehouse, daily 50000-60000 parts out of the library. McLaren F1 arena had won eight championships, and there are 12 drivers championship brilliant record. In 1974, Teddy – Meyer led the McLaren Formula One team won the championship for the first time, the Brazilian driver Emerson – Fittipaldi get this year’s world championship.
Now, McLaren’s engineers are doing the first P1 supercar factory before the final work. The price of £ 966,000 supercar (about 1.5 million U.S. dollars), will be on sale by 2014.
P1 McLaren factory in Woking designed and manufactured.
50 years ago, the New Zealander Bruce – McLaren McLaren created company. Photo was taken in 1973, shows the McLaren factory in Embu Luke. In 1993, the McLaren F1 road car launched. 20 years later, there are still a lot of people will be regarded as history’s greatest supercars.
Owned by New Zealander Bruce McLaren – McLaren 1963 created. 1966, Bruce led his team reached the F1 racing field, to participate in the Monaco Grand Prix. In 1970, Bruce when testing accident, died. Photo was taken in 1973, shows the McLaren factory in Embu Luke.
In 1973, engineers are making F1 chassis.
McLaren factory in the early years of racing, the working environment in stark contrast with the current factory.