Boniolo Advanced Design is an Italian Industrial Design Agency, founded in 1975 by Francesco Boniolo. Francesco cooperated with some of the big names in Italy's automotive scene, as well as Ford and Volvo. Some of Boniolo's earlier designs are the concept cars 'Coupe Goal', 'Ferrari Mamba', 'Soleado' Cross-country vehicle, the 'SUV Invader' and the '81 Michelotto Ferrari 308 GT/M IMSA competition car, of which only three were built.
His first Coachbuilt Special to actually hit the roads is a Shooting Brake based on an Aston Martin Vanquish. It was built in cooperation with Italian coachbuilder Quality Cars near Vigonza.