Few people know that the famous company of luxury cars has gone through an insanely complex and winding path, which can only compete with the company Ford. We are inspired and admire the history of Lamborghini!
Starting to produce tractors Ferruccio Lamborghini managed to create one of the most famous mega-company, the annual profit of which is no less than €24 million.
history of the company
The main motive for the creation of the company was the conflict between Ferruccio Lamborghini and the equally famous Enzo Ferrari. The first criticized the approach to the case of his friend Ferrari, namely offered to improve the transmission, but was ignored by his friend. "How can anyone who makes tractors teach me?" Lamborghini returned to the factory, disassembled the transmission in his Ferrari 250 GT and found that the manufacturer of many parts is the same as in the tractors Lamborghini. In his warehouses, he found a suitable replacement, and after Assembly, the problem was solved. After that, he began to create their own sports cars, expanding the previous company.
During the 70s, many new models were created, the company became strong and self-sufficient, and yet the crisis forced Ferruccio to resell the company to its investors.
The Personality Of Ferruccio Lamborghini
To truly understand the temperament of Ferruccio better to start with a boring biography, but with a curious story which happened once in the race, which was attended by Lamborghini. Having passed only half of the road, and occupying a leading position, Ferruccio suddenly moved out of it and stopped near the diner. After the race, journalists asked Ferruccio why he did so. "I'm pretty sure I would have won." And the diner is waiting... Such wild self-confidence, audacity — that's what distinguished him, it was exactly what is necessary for the Creator of the company of sports cars. Perhaps he was a true Italian.
The first half of his conscious life was inextricably linked to the company, but if you think that person is depressed because of the crisis, you are deeply mistaken. Lamborghini bought his vending once before 740 acres of land along with real estate called La Fiorita, on lake Trasimeno in Castiglione del Lango, Umbria. At first, he comes there to relax to go hunting, but soon he takes on major cases. He begins to grow grapes from which makes wine that wins awards. He travels, and in his travels, he embraces the idea of building a Golf course, which he builds on his land, and he makes Golf cars. This man has never given up, both literally and figuratively.
Interesting facts about Ferruccio and his company
Ferruccio was the son of a simple Italian farmer.
He worked as a mechanic in the Italian army, where his love and knowledge of cars was born.
After Ferruccio proved Ferrari his ability to manufacture supercars, he lured to his side also the two main engineers of a competing company.
Apart from Ferruccio Lamborghini's personal disdain for racing, most of his cars did not participate in them at all, being only a sponsor of the events.
Today Lamborghini produces not only cars but also a number of products such as perfumes, women's shoes, and computers ASUS Lamborghini.