The famous Italian design studio, Bertone, living its last days, the company founded 102 years ago was on the brink of bankruptcy. According to the international media, the employee's salaries were not paid for more than six months, 160 employees were laid off and several company representatives pressuring the suppliers to recover the amounts owed.
The financial problems of those from Bertone are surprising given that they managed to get over 20 million in 2013 due to the Chinese customers. A part of the design team of the Italian company left the company since December 2013, following the former chief designer, Michael Robinson, who founded a separate company that later merged with another company in Turin, specializes in engineering, called ED, ED Design giving birth on December 30, 2013.
Italy's Bertone signed creations recognized worldwide such as Lamborghini Miura, the BMW 3200 CS, Chevrolet Camaro - generation 1984 Lancia Stratos, Lamborghini Countach and others. The company Bertone passed in the recent years through difficult times financially, and is often on the brink of insolvency and saved in the last minute by another company.