2011-08

Huayra shown for first time in U.S.

ART CENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN

PAGANI HUAYRA SHOWN FOR FIRST TIME IN U.S.DURING EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW AT ART CENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN
New Italian Supercar Draws World-Renowned Crowd at August 4 Event

Pasadena, Calif. (August 5, 2011) – Italian supercar manufacturer Pagani Automobili S.p.A., officially introduced its newest creation, the Huayra, to U.S. enthusiasts, during an exclusive preview event held at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Calif. on August 4, 2011. The U.S. arrival of its high-styled Huayra allows stateside enthusiasts the opportunity to obtain a Pagani automobili in the U.S. for the first time, and bolsters Pagani as a major player in the world’s largest automotive market. 
The Huayra, which boasts a revolutionary design, state-of-the-art mechanics and 700 horsepower, is designed with active aerodynamics of a wing in mind and considered to be the lightest sportscar in its class at 1.350 kg. The Huayra will next be seen at various events in August, including Gordon McCall’s Motorworks Revival 2011 and Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, both held during the week leading up to the famed Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.
“We were thrilled with the outcome at the Art Center College of Design and are so honored that they partnered with us to put on such a wonderful event”, said Francesco Zappacosta, Managing Director of Pagani. “We are looking forward to a successful run during the events in Monterey and an overall positive response from U.S. enthusiasts”.
Photos by Linhbergh Nguyen, NeedforSpeed.com and Speedhunters.com