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   * Services: Automobiles ​   * Services: Automobiles ​
  
-Ambar based in Porto, Portuguese Federation. Founded in 1937 is the premier automobile sports car and luxury sports car manufacturer in the Federation.+EdFor based in Porto, Portuguese Federation. Founded in 1937 is the premier automobile sports car and luxury sports car manufacturer in the Federation.
  
 ===== **History** ===== ===== **History** =====
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 EdFor was founded in 1937 by Eduardo Ferreirinha,​ as the country'​s first completely built automobile in the country. ​ EdFor was founded in 1937 by Eduardo Ferreirinha,​ as the country'​s first completely built automobile in the country. ​
  
-In the 1940s the company expanded and opened a second ​plant north of Lisbon to serve the growing commercial office supply ​while its Porto plant expanded ​to meet the massive educational demand for paper and school products.+In the 1940s the company expanded and opened a larger manufacturing ​plant. Following ​the war the company expanded into luxury family cars while maintaining ​its predominant sports car as the main automobile. It continued ​to produce racing models and its car finished in the country'​s ​and European racing in the top 5 every year 
  
-In the 1950s the company ​expanded by opening a plant in Panjim to produce a variety of business ​and educational backpacks, briefcases ​and attaché cases.+In the 1950s the company ​started producing the E series sports car for general sales competing with high end sport car manufacturers from Italy such as Lotus and Ferrari. From 1954-1959 Harry Rugeroni ​and Agostinho Sousa Roxo alternated winning the F1 each year racing special EdFor racing vehicles.
  
-In the 1960s the company expanded ​into the Federation ​and opened a subsidiary in Brazil and Argentina.+In the 1960s the company expanded ​production becoming one of the worlds four largest sports car and luxury sports car manufacturers.
  
-In 1992Américo Barbosa ​died, and his daughterIsabel Barbosa, became Chairman of the Board of Directors. ​Her main mission was to continue the work of her father, introducing into his project a priority objective of growth and dissemination of the Ambar brand throughout ​the world, promoting innovation ​and greater emotional involvement in all products.+In 1979Eduardo Ferreirinha ​died, and his sonJoao Ferreirinha, became Chairman of the Board of Directors. ​Under his leadership ​the company increased production with the G series mass production sports car. Called the fastest ​and most powerful mass production sports car on the market it went head to head with German car manufacturer Porch. 
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 +Today EdFor– produces 4 (four) different line of sports and high end vehicles. 
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 +[[https://​i.imgur.com/​Ofsbi20.png]] 
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 +EdFor Grand Sport (1937)  
 +Curtesy of EdFor Automobile Museum
  
-In the 1990s the company expanded into the home market manufacturing a variety of Photo Albums, organisers, wrapping systems. ​ 
  
-In 2004, Ambar changed its name to AMBAR – IDEAS NO PAPEL, SA, a move to accompany a well-defined change in its strategy, based on three key aspects: creativity, focus on the consumer, internationalization. ​ 
  
-Today AMBAR – IDEAS NO PAPEL, SA, products are found all over the world and is ranked as one of the top 10 office and educational supply companies in the world. 
  
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