McLaren's story is linked to the Formula 1 competition. Thanks to the experience and technological knowledge McLaren as a brand has acquired in top competition, they are able to build some of the most amazing cars available in the World at the moment.
McLaren was founded in 1963 in Working, England by New Zealander Bruce McLaren. Bruce McLaren was a Formula 1 driver. Throughout his competition career McLaren became one of the top Formula 1 teams. That was a key part of the success of their sports cars as they have used all the improvements and experience acquired in competition to them.