The company is owned by the Volkswagen Group through its subsidiary Audi.
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.
Did Audi buy Lamborghini?
Volkswagen subsidiary Audi AG acquired Lamborghini in September 1998 for around US$110 million.
Does Audi Own Bugatti?
And it has a stake in Subaru and Suzuki. Volkswagen Group owns Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Porsche, and Volkswagen.
Does Audi r8 have a Lamborghini engine?
Yes the Audi R8 has a Lamborghini engine. But more specifically, a Gallardo/Huracan engine. If we were to look at the first-generation Audi R8 that debuted in 2007, This model of R8 came with a cross-plane crank V8 that’s technologically derived from the Lamborghini Gallardo that was launched back in 2003.
How much did Audi pay for Lamborghini?
The terms of the acquision are not public knowlegde but unofficial estimates say Audi offered around $111 million for Lamborghini S.p.A to “Tommy” Suhurto, the son of Indonesian President and the then owner of controlling interest in Lamborghini. “The hedge fund that makes cars”.