ATS (Automobili Turismo e Sport) was an Italian car constructor and hustling group that worked between 1963 and 1965, framed after the really popular “Palace Revolution” at Ferrari.
The organization was shaped via Carlo Chiti and Giotto Bizzarrini, around others – expecting for it to be an immediate contender to Ferrari both on the race track and in the city. Chiti and Bizzarrini manufactured, with sponsorship from the Scuderia Serenissima’s Count Giovanni Volpi, a street going games auto and a Formula One auto.
The games auto was the ATS 2500 GT, a little car improved by Chiti and Bizzarrini with a Franco Scaglione-planned bodywork assembled by Allemano. The motor was a mid-mounted 2.5 L V8 built by Chiti, equipped for attaining 245 hp (180 kw) and quickening to 257 km/h (160 mph). Just 12 autos were purportedly manufactured, and few exist today. Separated from being one of the first mid-motor games auto (René-Bonnet Djet in France is said to have beaten it to the business sector by a couple of months), 2500 GT never picked up notoriety or fame, yet its 90 degree DOHC V8 with a flatplane crankshaft was later advanced into Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 motor in 2 L, 2.5 L and 3 L organizations via Carlo Chiti at Autodelta.
The F1 auto was the Tipo 100, a 1.5 L V8 motor driving a case that was a virtual duplicate of the antiquated Ferrari 156. Drivers Phil Hill and Giancarlo Baghetti, additionally escaping from Ferrari throughout a time of political turmoil, were marked to drive the new auto, however a terrible season compelled Chiti to close the entryway on the hustling group. The ATS might later be utilized within the Derrington-Francis F1 task initiated by Rob Walker’s previous head technician, Alf Francis.
Check Volpi hence upheld the Serenissima marque which utilized much innovation like ATS. Bruce Mclaren utilized a Serenissima motor for a couple of Grands Prix in 1966.
After the death of ATS, Bizzarrini moved to Lamborghini before building his autos as Bizzarrini, while Chiti established Autodelta, which might work nearly with Alfa Romeo for the accompanying decades.
In 2012, 50 years after the fact, ATS begins to assemble 2 new autos: ATS SPORT 1000 and 2500 GT.
In 2013, the new ATS 300 Leggera, a 2 seater creepy crawly with retro style, is published.
ATS Vehicle Model list:
1962 ATS GT
1962 ATS GTS