Nicola Materazzi, an Italian mechanical engineer who developed several sports and racing cars, including the Ferrari 288 GTO, Ferrari F40, Bugatti EB110, and B Engineering Edonis, has passed away.
Materazzi was one of Italy’s leading turbocharging specialists from the mid-1970s, a respected sports car and motorcycle engineer and is sometimes referred to as “Mr F40” or the “father of the F40”
Born on January 28, 1939, in Caselle in Pittari, Italy, Materazzi was one of the most prolific engineering designers of the 1970s, 80s, and 90s, having worked on a total of 38 projects in motorsports, supercars, and motorcycles during a career spanning 42 years.
Materazzi was a keen motorcyclist and passionate about go-karts during his youth age.
He lived the majority of his life near Turin and Modena for work reasons after his studies in Naples.
Literature was his hobby from an early age, and over the years, he built a very detailed library of technical and non-technical books.
Nicola Materazzi Cause Of Death
Nicola Materazzi died on August 24, 2022. His cause of death has not been confirmed yet.
Nicola Materazzi Age
He was 83 years at the time of death.
Nicola Materazzi Net Worth
Nicola Materazzi has an estimated net worth of $7 million at the time of death.
Nicola Materazzi Wife
Materazzi did not have a wife, he was not married before his death.
Nicola Materazzi Children
Materazzi did not have children.
Nicola Materazzi Parents
No records about his parents, as information about his father and mother are not available.
Nicola Materazzi Siblings
No information about the late Materazzi’s siblings, whether he had a brother or sister.