Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is to create 100 new jobs at its plant in Goodwood, West Sussex.
The majority of new staff in Rolls-Royce’s 2014 recruitment programme will work in manufacturing.
The luxury car maker announced also that it had record sales results for 2013, with 3,630 cars sold globally, which represents the company’s fourth consecutive record.
Sales in the Middle East and China rose 17 per cent and 11 per cent respectively. Several countries recorded strong sales performances, including Germany, Japan, Qatar and Canada. China and the United States remained the most significant individual markets for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars followed by the Middle East.
A record year for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars
In a statement Torsten Müller-Ötvös, CEO, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars said: ‘This is an extraordinary British manufacturing success story borne out of a commitment to delivering only the very finest super-luxury goods.
‘I am particularly satisfied to report that this result is based on a balanced global sales picture, with continued success in emerging markets paving the way for future sustainable growth.’