The Italian sports car manufacturer Maserati of Modena was founded in 1914 by five brothers, Alfieri, Bindo, Carlo, Ernesto and Ettore Maserati. In particular, the cars in the sign of the trident were successful in the 1950s. So Juan Manuel Fangio won in 1957 at the wheel of a Maserati Formula 1 World Championship. Since 1993 Maserati part of the Fiat Group and works closely with the Ferrari brand together.