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McLaren Automotive Expands Asian Distribution With Appointment Of First Indonesian Retailer

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WOKING, UNITED KINGDOM – Nov 27, 2012: McLaren Automotive continues to expand its retail network with the announcement that PT Mega Performa Indonesia has been selected to represent the brand across Indonesia, operating as McLaren Jakarta. The latest location to join the McLaren portfolio is a fully serviced importer and seller of sports cars, and will have a bespoke showroom and service workshop in Jakarta.

“McLaren Automotive is committed to delivering excellence to our customers, in groundbreaking design and techniques in combination with high quality construction, all the way through to the sale and maintenance of our high-performance sports cars,” said Ian Gorsuch, McLaren Automotive’s Regional Director for Asia Pacific. “PT Mega Performa Indonesia has extensive experience in serving Indonesia’s luxury automobile market and has a reputation for delivering exceptional after-sales service, which were key considerations for us when selecting a partner.”

PT Mega Performance Indonesia is now in the process of constructing a state-of-the-art showroom and workshop. The workshop will host a fully equipped official service centre with skilled technicians, specially trained at McLaren’s headquarters in Woking, UK. The Pacific Place Mall showroom and Jalan Arteri Pondok Indah workshop are expected to open early in 2013.

Ian Rianto Susanto (Yanto), the principal of PT Mega Performa Indonesia, said: “We are excited at the opportunity to introduce the McLaren brand, and the 12C and 12C Spider, to Indonesian roads. We are confident in our ability and deeply committed to delivering a truly exceptional customer experience, in line with what is expected by McLaren customers. We have no doubt that the partnership between PT Mega Performa and McLaren Automotive will be a tremendous success.”

With the announcement of McLaren Jakarta, McLaren Automotive is now represented in 23 markets globally. In the Asia-Pacific region, the brand is also present in Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney and represented by McLaren Tokyo and McLaren Osaka in Japan.