Horacio Pagani is one of those company which is very less known to so many auto enthusiasts but this Italian automaker is no less than any Ferrari or Lamborghini.
The automobile industry is not a small field to know and it is not even that big, that we can miss any news coming from it. When the question of cars arrive, the frequently asked question is either “world’s fastest car?” or “world’s expensive car?”.
Answers for both of these questions have been changing very frequently with more and more new models and efficient running on the road. Let be Saleen S7 in the 2000’s or the Bugatti Veyron in 2014’s every expensive model has been in the field of sports rather than the luxury segment. From Saleen S7 worth $395,000 to Bugatti Veyron worth $1.6 million every car has been made for top speed numbers.
Now, its time for a new entry for the title “most expensive car” after a long time. Horacio Pagani the all-new sports model has taken the title. Yes, yet another sports car has taken away this most wanting title.
Horacio Pagani is the founder company for Italian automaker Pagani Automobili has recently launched its new sports model. The company launched its all-new Pagani Zonda HP Barchetta at the Goodwood festival of speed 2018 in West Sussex. This mountain climbing annual festival which generally starts in June or July is one place for all legendary automakers in the field of racing.
This latest model has a price tag of a whopping Rs 122 Crore which is approximately 13.5 million pounds sterling. With this price tag, the Barchetta is the costliest vehicle of recent times.
A 7.3 Litre naturally aspired engine powers the car which mates with a 6-speed manual gearbox. The rated power of this supercar is 789bhp. Horacio Pagani gives a wishbone suspension system, upper rocker arm with coil springs, adjustable Ohlins shocks and anti-roll bar for this model. There are 380mm thick brakes with ventilated discs, six-piston calipers in front and four-piston calipers on the back end.
Horacio Pagani was one of the key partners for Pagani Automobili with Lamborghini in 1992. There is a very exotic list of supercars under production by Horacio Pagani for the last 26 years. However, the production unit numbers of the Horacio Pagani when compared to Lamborghini is very less. The company limits its production of their models very extensively. At present, there would be three units of Zonda HP Barchetta model being produced. Out of these three models, one will be with the company itself.