“It was the automobile that, for me, began the design DNA of Lamborghini,” mentioned Borkert when describing the unique Countach. Gandini wished to do one thing totally completely different from what had been completed earlier than and this was achieved with the distinctive wedge design. Borkert then defined that features just like the centerline, the silhouette, and the slim headlights had been distinctive parts of the unique that he wished to retain within the all-new mannequin. Curiously, moreover a well mannered nod of approval(?), Gandini does not explicitly say what he thinks of Borkert’s fashionable LPI 800-4.
“Normally, a few years later, you not like a automobile you appreciated then, otherwise you prefer it a lot much less,” mentioned Gandini. “For higher or worse, the Countach remains to be pleasing to the attention even 50 years later.” We could not have mentioned it any higher than that.
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