About CAPRISTO® Exhaust

CAPRISTO Exhaust :: Manufacturing World Leader in High Performance Exhausts

 

 

CAPRISTO® is the pioneer and leader in designing and manufacturing high performance exhaust technologies, CAPRISTO® Exhausts are renowned worldwide for their quality, design and enhanced sound.

CAPRISTO® began two decades ago as a manufacturer of exhaust systems for Ferrari cars and have evolved into the premier manufacturer of today's high performance vehicles for the street and racing.

CAPRISTO® is committed to providing world-class exhaust products which surpass the expectations of its customers, and its German facility is a complete with a state-of-the art test and development center where CAPRISTO is continually improving its manufacturing efficiency and standards.

CAPRISTO has pioneered a variety of improvements in the design of performance exhaust systems. Antonio Capristo, founder and CEO of CAPRISTO® Exhausts, currently holds several International patents for innovative exhaust system technologies. Every CAPRISTO® system is made from 309 grade stainless steel (close to Inconel - used in F1 Racing) designed for very high temperature applications (>600*C), employing mandrel-bent tubing, all hand-welded construction, and each and every system is designed with the utmost care and professionalism.

The performance and sound advantages of a CAPRISTO are widely recognized by Sports and Exotic car owners. CAPRISTO® is at the forefront of the movement toward responsible racing with our full line of patented, award and race-winning racing mufflers that not only maintain enhance the sound of sports cars, but also add power and torque.

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Meet Our Team

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Language Spoken:

  • English
  • Italian
 
Andrea Taurino:

Andrea founded TAURINO Racing in the early nineties, and like most drivers, Andrea's career started at karting level as a hobby, which quickly escalated to Professional Racing and Team Management.

Since its arrival in the US in 2008, Andrea and TAURINO Racing have been able to provide extensive products distribution and performance technologies for Ferrari's, including supporting several Ferrari Racing Programs currently running in the US. This makes TAURINO Racing THE leading company in the field of racing and performance technologies for Italian cars.

Since 2009, Taurino racing has being contracted By CAPRISTO® Germany for the exclusive distribution of its wide range of products in particularly its World renowned exhaust systems to the American market.

With its incredible expertise within the automotive industries, Andrea and TAURINO Racing assist technically its dealers and customers in the continental US and abroad.

Andrea is passionate about everything that has to do with Racing. An avid kart driver, he practices his shifter kart almost every weekends.

Married and father of three, Andrea lives in Palm Beach.

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Language Spoken:

  • English
  • Afrikaan
  • Dutch
 
Johan:

Johan started working with Andrea and TAURINO Racing in the late nineties providing Taurino Racing with the engineering expertise needed to expend that venture.

Expert in race engine building and racing technologies, Johan quickly became a driving force within TAURINO racing which led to winning the Ferrari GT Series Championship in South Africa.

With high principals and fundamentals in engineering designs, material science and problem solving, Johan quickly became an "incredible force" within the racing world.

Lead Engineer for TAURINO Racing, Johan oversight and expertise include the complete rebuilding of exotic cars, engine and gearbox rebuilding, suspension modifications and improvements as well as chassis, aerodynamic and experimental changes.

In 2006, Andrea sent Johan went to Italy to acquire specific training directly from Ferrari Racing, as well as Ferrari Racing Assistance at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari at Imola.

In 2008, when Andrea decided to open a US office, Johan main responsibilities were to test-fit and evaluate newly developed exhaust technologies and parts, and to report on such tests. In addition, Johan has been providing his technical expertise and his well-proven racing skills in supporting Racing Teams running sophisticated Racing Ferrari's.

Johan is a passionate about WWII aircraft technologies and a History buff!

   
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Language Spoken:

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Italian
  • Afrikaan
  • Zulu
 
Sonia Taurino:

Accounting.