Mastrettadesign Tecnoidea SA de CV, although known as Mastretta, was founded in 1987 by Daniel Mastretta (a Mexican industrial designer, in Mexico City. Mastretta is a sports car entirely designed and produced by Mexican designers and engineers and by a Mexican car builder. In the 1990’s Mastretta started by producing buses and minibuses and in 1998 expanded into the development of kit cars. The Mastretta MXT, a highly expensive sports coupé, was the first real car built by the Company. Production of first vehicles started in 2009.