The historic Italian model is about to make a return, due to the efforts of the folks behind the Apollo Automobili, the Ultimate Workforce Ventures (ITV).
ITV has really purchased the rights to De Tomaso since 2014 however the official revival of the historic marque is about to happen at this 12 months’s Goodwood Pageant of Velocity on July 4, simply in time for the corporate’s 60th anniversary.
The reveal will likely be accompanied by a brand new automobile as effectively, codenamed the Venture P. De Tomaso didn’t reveal any particulars about it although, solely saying that it is going to be co-developed with world-renowned technical companions and by the identical core staff behind Apollo.
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“Since the acquisition of De Tomaso we have been secretively working behind the scenes on a world-class revival strategy with the intention to go public with our efforts for the 60th anniversary. When the new car debuts this summer, not only will another special vehicle be added to the brand’s heritage, but the story will finally be told,” mentioned Ryan Berris, De Tomaso Basic Supervisor and CMO.
In response to older experiences, ITV purchased the rights to De Tomaso for round 1 million euros again in 2014. ITV additionally saved Gumpert, turning them into the Apollo Automobili, which gives the relatively placing Intensa Emozione.
De Tomaso was initially based in 1959 by Argentinian Alejandro De Tomaso. The corporate’s most well-known automobile arguably was the Pantera, born out of their partnership with Ford. The De Tomaso Pantera mixed Italian unique seems to be with Ford’s 5.8-liter V8 initially, making 330hp and 344lb-ft of torque.