within the framework of the second distribution of occurrence of mobility, “A Quick Future Trends and Preview”, organized by Nation, Horacio Pagani Shared an exclusive interview with the Secretary General of the Editorial Office, Jose Del Rio. In addition to reviewing his history and a brief tour of his company’s launch, the renowned car designer was encouraged to look ahead and anticipate the future he dreams of, His company can continue without him.
“I’ve always had this strong passion for sports cars and started designing and building models when I was very young,” the businessman recalled. His relationship with Juan Manuel Fangio and a vehicle design competition were the spices he needed to guide his dream. “My idea was to work in Italy. I grew into nothing internally until I formed my own company, coming in at 27 and working as a worker for Lamborghini with my wife of 19 years. next year he will be 25“, He added.
His strength always comes from the same ideology, he said: Sacrifice, work and don’t give up. “I don’t see any other recipe than: Work hard, make sacrifices and give up when needed. You have to follow your own intuition, act and don’t give up”, summarizes what today sells super exclusive cars to its customers all over the world.
He describes himself as a person who takes pleasure in what he has and does not think about what will happen to him once the goal is achieved; He always recognized that he “enjoyed what he had” and was living “the beautiful part and part of the suffering, the sacrifice and the pain”. He created and continues to make history. “You have to work every day. The bigger the achievements, the bigger the responsibility.” held as max.
Recently and from Milan (Italy), Pagani Automobili launched the Utopia model, the latest creation from its work team. A project that took him many years and sees light today. But beyond cars, his company – which also provides design services and innovates in the use of materials in the industry, such as carbon fiber – has set its sights on investment and technological development. “In one year we have managed to invest up to 20% of invoices, which is really a lot in a small company. Where does this go? [la empresa], in our case, We have to make products that are emotional, There’s no point in buying it if you don’t give it a touch of emotion.”
The shift towards electrification of the automotive industry was another point he touched upon during the interview. “Today they also ask if we are working on an electric car and yes, We have a team that works on electrical projects And partners like AMG and Mercedes-Benz have worked hard, too. But for now, Nobody wants Pagani’s electric car. We’ve Been On This Project For Four Years And No Customer Wants To Buy It”, he remarked. “It’s difficult for us, but also exciting,” he said.
In parallel with all this, there are technologies already mentioned. Internally, Horacio Pagani’s company deals with materials ranging from titanium to aluminum and steel alloys, as well as electronic engineering. “I don’t close the door to any kind of technology. We also have a team that deals with non-car projects, such as the world of composite material. We have over 40 that belong to us and we are offering this For all those who need these types of products to lose weight“, he warned. That area of your company has collaborated with other companies in the sale of content that, for example, Aircraft and Helicopters.
From Italy, he sees Argentina as a country that has a lot of energy and resources but cannot “achieve a stable position on Earth.” He compared it to Japan, which is the world’s third largest economy in a seismic zone and without the natural resources of Argentina, and stressed once again that it is the world’s third largest. thanks for the discipline Achievements come. He also admits that the pandemic has changed a lot but he is a faithful believer that “We have to go back a little bit to the origin”. “Everyone wants to work with a computer at home, but the bricks are laid by hand,” he summarized.
However, his dream goes further, he said. He is 66 years old and now he doesn’t think so much about the new car but To build a good team. “I am happy because the average age of Pagani is 32 years and [espero] That they be in charge of running the company without Horacio. It makes me feel calmer because I can devote myself to other things that I enjoy. I am a student of Leonardo’s life [Da Vinci] And I like the whole part of the human body, I have fun with that too,” she closed.