The horse and bull have long been rivals ever since two italian men from emilia romagna had a clash of egos. Born in 1898 he was passionate about cars and shared this passion with his father and brother.
Lamborghini was founded because of one man s annoyance with ferrari.
Lamborghini and ferrari story. Ferrari by junaid tahir mr. Origin stories are always interesting but lamborghini s origins sound like they are straight out of an x men comic book. After lamborghini brought competition to ferrari he decided to pursue other businesses and he became a very wealthy man before he was 50 years old.
Here s a look behind the lamborghini and ferrari feud. Many people believed that he was crazy for wanting to build a sports car to compete with ferrari. There is a little anecdote which makes the birth of casa lamborghini endearing.
Ferruccio lamborghini was born in a family of grape farmers and was always interested in mechanics. By the early 1960s lamborghini had become almost as powerful and wealthy as ferrari. Lamborghini was born in 1916 to a working class farmer family.
After the war he set up a small repair shop in northern italy. Therefore he served the air force mechanics corps and was known to be best at mechanical improvisation and fixing engines. The first lamborghini chassis design was penned by italian gian paolo dallara of ferrari and maserati fame together with a team that included paolo stanzani then a recent college graduate and bob wallace a new zealander who was known at maserati for his keen sense of chassis handling and excellent feedback and developmental skills.
It is said that the real driving force in ferruccio lamborghini founding his automobile factory was an animated discussion he had with enzo ferrari. The love of ferrari. The epic story behind ferrari and lamborghini s rivalry the storysubscribe to alux.
Today we re going to tell the epic story behind ferrari and lamborghini s rivalry but first let s look at where these brands are today. He grew up as a highly skilled mechanic and. The awesome story of mr.
Worrying creates more problems. Got started and how they came into competition with ferrari for italian luxury cars. Here s the full story on how automobili lamborghini s p a.
An anecdote tells that ferruccio lamborghini decided to open his car factory after an argument with enzo ferrari. Enzo ferrari grew up with love for racing. The tale of two italian super sports car makers is a testament to the determination of hard working dedicated and proud pioneers.
Enzo ferrari insulted a tractor driver and created a fierce rival. Two italian supercars that became household names in the 20th century both synonymous with wealth luxury and speed.