Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A. is an Italian automobile brand, manufacturer of luxury supercars and sports cars. The company also produces crossovers and tractors. The owner of the company is Volkswagen Group through its subsidiary Audi.
“What is a curious fact about Lamborghini?
Over the 59-year history of the company “Lamborghini” has sold more than 32 thousand cars. The name of this company is associated with expensive, fast and beautiful cars. The difficult path of becoming eventually led to success The brand’s sales are growing, it manages to adapt to the trends of fashion. In addition, during its existence, Lamborghini has developed more than 20 models of premium cars that have been launched into mass production, as well as more than a dozen concept cars produced in a single copy or in very limited quantities.”
Meaning and History
1953 – 1963
The first Lamborghini logo appeared in 1953 and lasted 10 years. It was a triangle, which was divided into 3 parts inside. In each part, 3 letters F-L-C were located clockwise. The emblem was slightly changed in color until it received the final version — a golden fighting bull on a black background.
Afterwards, all logos were connected with the image of bull. The founder of the brand was a Taurus by horoscope and a big fan of bullfighting. The businessman believed that the image of the zodiac symbol would bring him good luck, and also demonstrate the power of the brand’s sports cars. In addition, the founder of the company was a long-time fan of bullfighting. These two facts formed the basis of the brand’s logo.
1963 – 1972
1972 – 1974
1974 – 1998
1998 – now
The golden angry bull began to appear on all cars of the company.
The shape of the Lamborghini logo is a shield and shows a golden bull. The bull symbolizes the power of the company’s sports cars.
The famous golden bull with the black background of the Lamborghini sign bears a great resemblance to a horse and the yellow background of the Ferrari emblem. The similarity is not just a coincidence, as Ferruccio (the owner of the Lamborghini brand) had a long-standing rivalry with Ferrari.
Font and Color
The Lamborghini logo is considered one of the most iconic and recognizable car logos in history. The golden color of the Lamborghini logo demonstrates the superiority and rich traditions of the automaker, the black color reflects its strength, prestige and elegance.