“It was the moment when I finally decided to create the perfect car,” said Ferruccio Lamborghini, upon the inception of one of the greatest automotive status symbols ever. Although he died in 1993, there is a chance that the Italian great could have been aware of progressive new technologies like 3D printing and the potential for enormous impacts in the automotive industry; in fact, many automotive companies have been using additive manufacturing processes for decades.
Indeed, Lamborghini did create an automotive line–and a series of masterpieces–that have reigned supreme, passing the test of time. Well-flaunted by the rich and famous, the Lamborghini is known as one of the fastest, highest-performing, and most expensive sports cars. The latest model of the Sián Roadster sells for around $2 million, with 19 reported to be sold already. Lamborghini Sián Roadster (Image courtesy of Lamborghini) While the new luxury vehicle is unique in […]
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