Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery

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  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    Lamborghini has launched a series to celebrate the Countach's 50th anniversary
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The first of four series will feature Marcelo Gandini - the designer of the car
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The Countach is a perfect representation of 1970s and 1980s excess and innovation
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    In its 16-year production run, a total of 1,999 cars were made, in 5 different versions
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    1973-1977 Countach LP400
    The first and most sought-after, with 152 units produced.
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    Its 3.9-liter V-12 produced 375 hp and 271 lb/ft, which allowed for 0 to 60 mph in 5.0 seconds and a top speed of 186 mph
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    1978-1982 Countach LP400S
    Three different trims (S1, S2, and S3) existed. A total of 247 cars were made
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The LP400 S3 was heavier, but had a more usable interior
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The LP400S featured flared fenders, additional vents, and an optional rear wing
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    1982-1985 Countach LP500S
    It got a bigger V-12 with 375 hp and 308 lb/ft
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The U.S.-spec model, called the LP5000S, was down 22 horsepower
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    A total of 321 LP500S/LP5000S were produced
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    1985-1988 Countach LP5000 QV
    QV stood for Quattrovalvole (four valves)
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    Th QV's new V-12 displaced 5.2 liters and had four valves per cylinder
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The Quattrovalvole developed 455 hp and 369 pound-feet
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The US version replaced the Weber carburetors with a Bosch fuel injection system, and was down 35 hp
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    610 carburated 5000QV were made
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    While only 66 fuel-injected Quattrovalvole left the factory
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    1988-1990 Cuntach 25th Anniversary
    The swan song of the Lamborghini Countach
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    It was made to celebrate 25 years of Lamborghini cars
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    It featured a body revised by Horacio Pagani himself, utilizing kevlar to reduce weight
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The 25th Anniversary was based on the 5000QV and used the same engine
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    0 to 60 mph was dealt with in 4.5 seconds and the top speed was 184 mph
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    The Countach was quickly succeeded by the Diablo, in 1990
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    But the Countach remains one of the most definitive Lamborghini models ever made
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
    Swipe up to find out more about Lamborghini's celebration of the Countach
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
  • Lamborghini Countach - Celebrating Its 50-Year Anniversary - gallery
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