Another giant like Lamborghini, after Ferrari, decides to leave the Russian market, following the war in Ukraine.
Another Motor Valley giant like Automobili Lamborghini , after Ferrari, decides to leave the Russian market, following the war in Ukraine. This is the press release from the car manufacturer:
“In light of the current situation, the business in Russia has been suspended”. This was announced by the company in a press release which states that the Sant’Agata Bolognese house “is deeply saddened by the events in Ukraine and is observing the situation with great concern”. “To support the victims of this dramatic conflict – reveals the press release – the company is preparing a donation in favor of UNO-Flüchtlingshilfe eV (UN Refugee Aid). Long-time partner of the Volkswagen Group providing crucial and practical support in the field. The donation will go directly to the UNHCR – the UN refugee agency – which has been operating in Ukraine since 2014. Lamborghini hopes for a quick end to hostilities and a return to diplomacy ”.
Production in crisis
Lamborghini , in the Sant’Agata Bolognese plant, was already in crisis in the production of one of the latest Supercar models, the Huracàn, due to the lack of electrical wiring. Essential elements, which are produced by a supplier in Ukraine, which produces for the entire Volkwagen group.
For this reason, production had already been organized on alternate days. But the continuing worsening of the situation cannot guarantee the usual levels of work. The company itself had announced that due to the war it was experiencing “a temporary discontinuity in the supply chain”.