Abu Dhabi, UAE: FV Frangivento Automobili, the Italian luxury hypercar brand to truly believe in the transition to hybrid and electric propulsion, unveiled the Frangivento Asfanè DieciDieci supercar, a modern masterpiece that provides car enthusiasts with unprecedented personalised aesthetics, at Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi.
Frangivento – which means ‘cuts through the wind’, combines high-performance and eco-friendly features while allowing customers to make important aesthetic modifications to the vehicle’s form. A brainchild of Italian luxury car luminaries Paolo Mancini, Giorgio Pirolo and Carlo Pirolo, Frangivento sets a new standard in hypercar design with its cutting-edge aerodynamics as well as its focus on exceptional comfort and ergonomics.
Dr Abdallah Raweh, Frangivento Brand Ambassador to the UAE, said: “Frangivento Asfanè DieciDieci is a tribute to ‘Made in Italy’ by three of the most respected names in the field. Their combined decades of expertise and experience, and their extensive network of contacts in the luxury car industry have enabled them to deliver a dream Italian luxury sports car.”
He added: “I’m delighted to have this opportunity to showcase Frangivento’s design and technology. The concept builds on the best of Italian know-how for the past 50 years, and translates it into the future. We aim to make Frangivento a known name that stands for superior design and performance. After all, we are in the UAE, the perfect place for the best of the best.”
Working with the finest Italian artisans and using innovative materials in carbon fibre, Frangivento offers unprecedented customisation options. Seekers of this masterpiece can choose between various types of refined leather, enriched with special effects. Furthermore, similar to custom-made yachts, they can benefit from Frangivento’s Development Programme, and play an active role in decision-making during the interior and exterior design phases.
Carlo Pirolo – one of the three visionaries responsible for the making of this supercar, believes that this piece of art fits perfectly in the modern and luxurious setting of the UAE, where seekers of luxury are continuously looking for something they can personalise and make their own.
Meanwhile, Giorgio Pirolo brings his 20-year experience as a designer to the company, having cooperated with some of the most famous car brands, such as Ferrari, McLaren and Fiat.
Paolo Mancini and his family have specialised in automobile engineering, development and manufacturing for 50 years and two generations, and have worked with leading luxury car brands, including Aston Martin, Lamborghini, Porsche, RUF, Zagato and Abarth.