Hispano Suiza


“Hispano Suiza joining ESCA underlines the commitment and solidity of the project that our company has at European level. We share the objectives of the Alliance and we are prepared to continue growing together."

Sergio Martinez Campos, CEO of Hispano Suiza

Company Info

Hispano Suiza is a historic Spanish automotive brand owned by the Suqué Mateu family, now in its fourth generation. Hispano Suiza Automobile Factory S.A. was founded in Barcelona in 1904 by Damián Mateu, together with technical director and engineer Marc Birkigt, also a partner in the company.

Between 1904 and 1946, Hispano Suiza manufactured more than 12,000 high-performance luxury vehicles and 50,000 aircraft engines. Currently, ​​​​it embodies a spirit that combines the pride of being a Spanish brand with a solid family legacy.

Hispano Suiza is part of the Peralada Group, which represents the pinnacle of luxury dining and entertainment through its global portfolio of casinos, restaurants, hotels, golf courses, vineyards, music festivals and marinas.


Production numbers: limited edition to 24 units
Number of employees: approx. 42 (January 2023)


Models on market

Product info

The Hispano Suiza Carmen is an electric hypercar inspired by the unique style and elegance of Carmen Mateu (1936-2018), granddaughter of the company’s founder, and mother of the President. It is inspired by one of Hispano Suiza’s iconic 1930s designs, the Dubonnet Xenia. André Dubonnet launched a new and improved version of the Xenia in 1938, more powerful and with more aerodynamic bodywork. Sliding doors, an enveloping windscreen and futuristic lines.



The Boulogne concept dates back to 1921 and the George Boillot Cup, in which Hispano Suiza competed with five upgraded models of the company’s H6 Coupé.
An 100% electric supercar with the latest technology derived from Formula E, 820kW of power and an avant-garde design inspired by the brand’s heritage.

+ Heritage

Miguel Suqué Mateu is the current owner of Hispano Suiza, a company owned by the Suqué Mateu family for four generations. Established as a prestigious Spanish car brand, Hispano Suiza was founded in Barcelona in 1904 by Damián Mateu and Marc Birkigt.




+ Country of origin

Hispano Suiza is based in Spain, Barcelona. Its headquarters, technical centre and manufacturing plant are located in Montmeló, near the F1 Circuit de Catalunya.

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