We’ve seen the primary buyer automotive being delivered to Michael Fux in the USA again in August already, throughout the Monterey Automotive Week, the relatively particular, purple carbon fiber completed Hispano Souza Carmen Boulogne, however lately that very same automotive was a visitor at The New York Metropolis Concours, and she or he gained an necessary prize at that event, the ‘Legacy, Spirit & Fashion’ award, as a tribute to the distinctive spirit of those very particular automobiles.
Sergio Martínez Campos, CEO of Hispano Suiza, said “this award acknowledges the legacy, type and distinctive spirit of our automobiles and exhibits the nice curiosity that the model raises within the American market.”
The New York Metropolis Concours had at least thirty traditional automobiles and bikes entered into the competition, this concourse is actually the kicked-off for the lads’s trend type month, in addition to 31 institutions from the Madison Avenue procuring district.
This primary Carmen Boulogne to reach within the USA took heart stage amongst in any other case traditional automobiles throughout the show, and whereas the Carmen may seem like a traditional automotive, that is truly constructed as a tribute to the heritage of Hispano Suiza on this planet of motorsport, however with very trendy specs, constructing on its sibling’s credentials, the Carmen Boulogne comes with a formidable whole of 820kW or 1,114PS of energy, which propels this glossy wanting supercar to a prime pace of 290km/h or 180mph whereas acceleration from 0-100km/h (62 mph) takes lower than 2.6 seconds, even in at this time’s market with all these hypercars, these are spectacular figures for such an expensive automotive.
A few of you won’t be accustomed to the Hispano Suiza model, however this identify goes again a really good distance in historical past as a Spanish automotive model owned by the Suqué Mateu household, now in its fourth technology, initially the Hispano Suiza Car Manufacturing facility S.A. firm was based in Barcelona in 1904 by Damián Mateu, along with the technical director and engineer Marc Birkigt, a associate within the firm, between 1904 and 1946, Hispano Suiza manufactured greater than 12,000 high-performance luxurious automobiles and 50,000 plane engines.
Right this moment, its headquarters, technical heart, and manufacturing plant are positioned in Barcelona (Spain), it embodies a spirit that mixes the delight of being a Spanish model with a stable household legacy. The automotive we see at this time because the Carmen was unveiled again in 2019 whereas a brand new all-electric hypercar was proven in 2020 however in 2021 the Hispano Suiza Carmen Boulogne was proven, a really unique, restricted version model of which simply 24 items will likely be produced.