Paolo Tiramani Supercar System Customer configurable automotive system
Supercar System Customer configurable automotive system is Bronze Design Award winner in 2013 - 2014 Car and Land Based Motor Vehicles Design Award Category.
Supercar System Customer configurable automotive system

Supercar System is a recreational vehicle that is easily configurable by the customer to meet their changing performance, styling and budgetary desires. Customers can configure and re-configure their vehicle in ways large and small with no special tools or skill required, Supercar System democratizing design decisions away from the manufacturer and into the hands of the customer where they belong. Putting the customer in charge of design and specification creates a sustainable product that mitigates the planned obsolescence of the O.EM. manufacturers.

Supercar System Customer configurable automotive system
Paolo Tiramani Supercar System
Paolo Tiramani Customer configurable automotive system
Paolo Tiramani design
Paolo Tiramani design
Paolo Tiramani

Paolo Tiramani, C.E.O. and Founder of 500 Group Inc.,[2] an intellectual property (IP),[3] investment and development company, is an Anglo-Italian industrial designer and engineer. Mr. Tiramani’s work is diverse; he holds 45 US (USPTO)[4] and 15 European patents[5] (EPO)[6] covering a diverse mix of inventions and intellectual property, ranging from hardware, housewares, juvenile, medical, personal care, construction and automotive. Corporations that license from 500 Group have had success. As an example, one licensed project involved Stanley Black & Decker.[7] 500 Group identified a large untapped market, then developed and patented the required intellectual property. The series of Rolling Workshop systems[8] resulted in incremental business to Stanley Black & Decker of over $400m with sales still growing annually and creating a new market category valued in excess of $2Bn. Mr. Tiramani is featured in Hardi Meybaum's new book, The Art of Product Design.[9] Mr. Meybaum is the founder of GrabCAD.The sale of a portion of 500 Group's intellectual property in 2008 allowed Mr. Tiramani to re-structure the company to focus on investment of assets and the development of new IP in 2 key technologies. Under Mr. Tiramani’s continued stewardship the company is innovating in the large scale construction[11] and automotive sectors.[12] American Dream Technology is showcased in Governor Rick Snyder's[13] 2014/15 Michigan Prospectus[14] (also available in Chinese[15]) and is featured as the Michigan SBDC Spotlight Project.[16] Supercar System won the prestigious 2013/14 A'Design Award[17][18] in the Car and Land based vehicle category and has additionally been inducted into the Permanent Design Collection at the Henry Ford Museum[19] in Michigan. In 2015 Mr. Tiramani's team won a prestigious Red Dot Design award for their work on a compact forced induction system for General Motors LS engine product. Mr. Tiramani was voted by Japan's Attiva magazine[20] as one of New York City's most interesting people. The former motorcycle racer appeared in Fortune magazine.[21] Born in Milan, Italy and formally schooled in London, England, Mr. Tiramani holds Degrees in Mechanical Engineering[22] and Industrial Design[23] and is an alumnus of Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.[24] He now resides in the USA and is a U.S. citizen.

Supercar System

Supercar System provides high performance with quality engineering, safety, comfort and design at a fraction of current prices. The system creates a new category of car and Customer enabling configurability to match the Customers performance, design and budgetary requirements. Supercar System is assembled at the Z Car Factory which has built more than 450 motorsport vehicles.The manufacturing and R&D facilities house a 1200hp 4WD rolling road dyno, 3 axis CNC, TIG welding, fabrication, machining, electronics, paint, assembly, FIA chassis manufacturing authorization and a 250kwt hr. sustainable wind turbine provides energy independence. The complex is situated on 2 acres on a converted farm totaling 20,000 sq. ft. GM engines and drive train components selected for Supercar System offer affordable high performance in a virtually indestructible package. 20,000 GM dealerships worldwide means the GM drive train is serviceable by authorized and trained General Motors technicians throughout the world. Affordable spares and easy access to GM servicing makes Supercar System ownership a practical and affordable experience, costing little more to operate than a normal family sedan.