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McLaren hypercar no vanity project

Friday, September 28, 2012 - 03:36

Sept. 28 - McLaren’s new P1 hypercar is no vanity project and will make money, says McLaren Automotive MD Antony Sheriff. As for a McLaren SUV? Maybe one day…

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It'll have a -- tight close to seven because I didn't want that any recourse for fuel economy. But Clarence new UP one -- -- -- -- to Iraq -- polish and I spoke to travel to most of them to the county sheriff. I'll stint whether this was a money making venture or a bit of a vanity project. Well it's absolutely technological showcase but we don't do anything it's not profitable that's unsustainable so. We've created a car which is -- an incredible amount of technology. That's a large part of this which we will eventually. About trickle down to the rest of the line but you know that's enough that's itself as a product if you want we hope it's going to be very tough. Us this is don't know that they were almost a VW you know to me losing money on each one of these -- I think we're in a very different company due to Volkswagen Volkswagen group. Makes everything from service go to as to who got that you've got these. As McLaren we have to survival when we -- and we're very passionate about making the world's best sports cars we have a lot of technology in the company that we can't afford. To make something that's not going to be profitable so it's up to us to make a car that people really want about what it is and travel if you can do that you'll be successful. Closer role in this is -- -- the global economy but phony crisis even a treat him on the trying to softening reportedly. You don't want that you'll relate to the policy given that so the global economies in something a crisis now. I don't think there's a -- to the party if you go back over 500 years economies have gone up but they've gone down they've gone up and they've gone down but they never stopped going up. In the long term and so we are we're we're in a fragile -- at the moment but we are. I'm confident for the future and I think if you start to invest and launch new products. And start new products only when you're in -- room here inevitably can launch them in the Boston area. We think that we have a strong market for this car we have a huge amount of interest on that very small numbers which are hoping to sell. And the interest that we're getting some so far from customers shows that yes. The economy might be a little bit fragile but there's certainly a few hundred people were desperate to have this. You've got a very strong brands in the how much you spend just in the future is it was those bulls boss my lead one they see McLaren SUV. Not in the short term we're we're very simple. We have a business will be the one that's taught us to make very high performance for real vehicles with the into the back. We've made a fantastic sports car. So we years ago -- one of the twelve TV's -- claims and the this is what we know how to do and furthermore this is where our customers expect from us so for the moment we're -- -- you dislike for the -- sizzle you know you wouldn't rule out full time. You never say never but it -- -- -- it's gonna happen in the next several years confidence in any other than a minute. Find out if you got tossed to me oh you're out of its pitch I'm billionaire who buy any car -- again the turning things on. What to accuse people. You'll not be able to buy a car that has as much Formula One driver technology used to make this the best car in an absolute sense to drive on the track. This is that the only car that -- legal that we believe is gonna give you the same sensations is driving -- GT race car on the track and statements will be comfortable for the road. It's -- as to whether it's beautiful and has existing technology and that will become a collector's item. But -- a car that we use those to choose to use it and choose to use it hard they're gonna have an experience like none other which means get the money management.

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McLaren hypercar no vanity project

Friday, September 28, 2012 - 03:36