In 2011, McLaren was introduced to the Daytona luxury brand stable with the first model the MP4-12C. The introduction of the brand saw a major change in the landscape of the South African supercar scene with a new key player being added. Demand exceeded expectations to the point of a second dealership being opened at Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront in October 2015.
Every McLaren is born from uncompromised design and engineering innovation. We take as much pride in the long-term relationship with our customers as we do in the building of our cars. That’s why we strive to ensure that owning a McLaren continues to be a unique and thrilling experience. The team at the McLaren Technology Centre and the authorised McLaren network are both on hand to provide expert advice and support, making your ownership experience everything you would expect from McLaren and more.
McLaren Automotive is a British automotive manufacturer of high-performance vehicles, know for its close collaboration with McLaren Racing, the Formula One constructor. The first McLaren model, the MP4-12C, was launched in 2011, with class-leading performance and specifications that impacted significantly and impressively on the super-car segment in South Africa.
Daytona was awarded the rights to sell and service McLaren in 2011.
The SA region is now considered one of the most successful regions globally. With a car park of over 100 vehicles, McLaren SA has bettered expectations and succeeded in making McLaren a serious Super Car Contender in the South African sportscar landscape.
After a selection process as rigorous as that used to choose its racing drivers, designers and engineers, McLaren partnered with handpicked retailers it knew shared a core value: that ‘good enough is not good’.