Lamborghini Countach Retro Idea – the STORY on LamboCARS.com
By Mark Smeyers on January 4. 2019 in LamboNEWS.
We have seen a redesign of the Lamborghini Countach earlier than, ideas to tug this legendary design into the 21st century have been finished earlier than, even with hybrid energy just like the Countach Spirit idea from 2017 or the Countach Idea EV by Flavio Adriani made in 2003 … and currently the TopGear requested recreation.
However there’s another now … and I’ve to confess it does look actually good, designer Jimmy Nahlous created a brand new Retro Idea intently primarily based on the unique Countach LP400 with the well-known ‘Periscopa’ roof and the newer 25th Anniversary version.
For the wheels, he took inspiration from the well-known Lamborghini Bravo, taking the ‘phone dial’ design to the subsequent degree and utilizing 17-inch up entrance and 18-inch for the rear, whereas the engine cowl is just like the one from the unique LP400 however now with glass sections so you may admire the engine under.
Jimmy’s father owned an precise Lamborghini Countach again within the mid-Eighties, however that automobile had left the household earlier than Jimmy was born, it will, nevertheless, stay a vital automobile when he grew up, and on the age of 12 Jimmy pieced collectively a plan to have the ability to purchase this very Countach again someday.
It could take Jimmy Nahlous a number of months to design a contemporary model of the Lamborghini Countach, his Retro Idea instantly reminds us of this legendary supercar from the Eighties, whereas it does appear like a contemporary automobile with LED headlights and particular taillights full with air vents … no extra pop-up headlights on this subsequent era Countach.
Jimmy has already created elements of a 1/Four scale mannequin of this Countach Retro Idea, and he made an entire mannequin in 1/10 scale he might match onto an R/C chassis … however now this designer is taking his concept one step additional … he is involved with corporations that may be capable of produce his idea in actual life.
Manufacturing of the chassis is being mentioned whereas all the physique of this Countach Retro Idea could possibly be made in carbon fiber … would not or not it’s nice to someday see this Idea on the highway, being accessible on the market, even when in-built very restricted numbers, I am certain there’s a market on the market for a Retro Idea of the wonderful Lamborghini Countach.
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