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Gooding & Company Announces a Show-Stopping 2015 McLaren P1 for the Company’s Amelia Island Auction in March

Proceeds from this McLaren P1 will benefit a professorship at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana and is being sold without reserve

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (January 19, 2017) – Gooding & Company, the world’s most acclaimed auction house, is proud to announce a 2015 McLaren P1 at the company’s Amelia Island Auction on March 10. This sensational McLaren P1 is one of the world’s greatest supercars and is being sold without reserve at the auction house’s Omni Amelia Island Plantation venue.

“I am honored to present this McLaren P1, a supercar that delivers technological excellence. This example is one of the finest I have seen in terms of distinct color specification, condition and limited mileage,” notes Garth Hammers, Specialist at Gooding & Company. “The sale proceeds from this exhilarating car have been committed to benefit the highly esteemed Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.”

2015 McLaren P1

($2,000,000–$2,300,000 Without Reserve)
This 2015 McLaren P1 is the only P1 delivered in a stunning cobalt metallic, aptly named Professor 2 Blue. The car has numerous bespoke specifications, which the current owner and McLaren designed together during the production phase. These specifications include the exceptionally rare Daytona-style seats (only one other P1 has this seat specification); distinctive striping and badging throughout its exterior; and interior controls and switches that mimic the exterior livery, a feature unique to this P1. This example presents a great opportunity to own a one-of-a-kind McLaren that is being sold without reserve.

About Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Founded in 1874, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is dedicated to preparing its students with the world’s best undergraduate science, engineering, and mathematics education in an environment infused with innovation, intellectual rigor, and individualized attention. The college, located in Terre Haute, Indiana, has an enrollment of approximately 2,175 undergraduate students and nearly 100 graduate students. A national survey of engineering department deans and senior faculty, conducted by U.S. News & World Report, has consistently ranked Rose-Hulman and its academic programs No. 1 in undergraduate engineering education. Other national distinctions: No. 1 for engineering education, by College Choice; No. 4 for value-added, by the Brookings Institution; and a Top-20 STEM College, by Forbes. Six of the college’s professors were featured in the Princeton Review’s Best 300 Professors book. Learn more at

The Amelia Island Auction

Date: Friday, March 10 at 11:00 am EST
Location: Racquet Park, Omni Amelia Island Plantation, 6800 First Coast Hwy, Amelia Island, FL 32034 (1 mile south of Amelia Island Parkway)
Public preview: March 9-10
Auction catalogue:  $75, includes admission for two to the viewing and the auctions
General admission: $30, includes admission for one to the viewing and the auctions
Live auction broadcast:
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