The company is owned by the Volkswagen Group through its subsidiary Audi

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The company is owned by the Volkswagen Group through its subsidiary Audi. Ferruccio Lamborghini sold ownership of the company to Georges- Henri Rossetti and René Leimer and retired in 1974. The company went bankrupt in 1978 and was placed in the receivership of brothers Jean-Claude and Patrick Mimran in 1980. The Mimrans purchased the company out of receivership by 1984. American Chrysler Corporation took control of Lamborghini in 1987 and sold it to Malaysian investment group Mycom Setdco and Indonesian group V'Power Corporation in 1994. In 1998, Mycom Setdco and V'Power sold Lamborghini to the Volkswagen Group where it was placed under the control of the group's Audi division. The world of bullfighting is a key part of Lamborghini's identity. In 1962, Ferruccio Lamborghini visited the Seville ranch of Don Eduardo Miura, a renowned breeder of Spanish fighting bulls. Lamborghini, a Taurus himself, was so impressed by the majestic Miura animals that he decided to adopt a raging bull as the emblem for the automaker he would open shortly.
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Porsche AG Country – Germany Founder - Ferdinand Porsche Headquarters - Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Year – 1931 Owner - Volkswagen Group Number of employees - 24,481 (2015) Subsidiaries - Mieschke Hofmann und Partner (81.8%) and Porsche Consulting group KP – Dr.-Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, usually shortened to Porsche AG. Porsche AG is owned by Volkswagen AG, which is itself majority- owned by Porsche Automobil Holding SE. Initially, the company offered motor vehicle development work and consulting, but did not build any cars under its own name. One of the first assignments the new company received was from the German government to design a car for the people that is a "Volkswagen". This resulted in the Volkswagen Beetle. Porsche's company logo was based on the coat of arms of the Free People's State of Württemberg of former Weimar Germany, which had Stuttgart as its capital. The heraldic symbols were combined with the texts "Porsche" and "Stuttgart", which shows that it is not a coat of arms since heraldic achievements never spell out the name of the armiger nor the armigers home town in the shield. In 1972, the company's legal form was changed from Kommanditgesellschaft (KG), or limited partnership, to Aktiengesellschaft (AG), or public limited company.
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The first Volkswagen Beetle was designed by Ferdinand Porsche. Porsche SE was created in June 2007 by renaming the old Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG and became a holding company for the families' stake in Porsche Zwischenholding GmbH (50.1%) (which in turn held 100% of the old Porsche AG) and Volkswagen AG (50.7%). Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG (which stands for Doktor Ingenieur honoris causa Ferdinand Porsche Aktiengesellschaft). SEAT Country – Spain Headquarters - Martorell, Spain Founder - Instituto Nacional de Industria Year – 1950 Number of employees - 12,700 Parent - Volkswagen Group KP – First Car – SEAT 1400
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SEAT, S.A. (Sociedad Española de Automóviles de Turismo) SEAT dates its origins back to June 22, 1940 when the Spanish bank 'Banco Urquijo', with the support of a group of industrial companies, founded the 'Sociedad Ibérica de Automóviles de Turismo' (S.I.A.T.)
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