My Car Quest

March 29, 2017

Paolo Stanzani A Pioneer At Lamborghini Has Died At Age 81

by Mike - Below is a history of Paolo Stanzani from the Lamborghini web site. Paolo Stanzani was born in Bologna on July 20, 1936. After completing his degree in Mechanical Engineering at Bologna University in 1961, he joined Automobili … [Read more...]

The Cruel Fate Of The First Lamborghini Countach

Or why you will never see the first Lamborghini Countach ever at an auction… by Wallace Wyss - I write this series of books called “Incredible Barn Finds.” (Enthusiast Books,Hudson, WI.) Now one of the plums of barn finding, one I like to … [Read more...]

The Miura That Never Was – The Lamborghini Miura Roadster

by Wallace Wyss - Oh, there was an open version of the Miura. But that was done by the coachbuilder, without Ferrucio’s permission. Now coachbuilders do this all the time—making a new model and hoping the clamor at the auto show will … [Read more...]

Lamborghinis For Auction In Monterey

by Mike - At the Monterey Car Week auctions in mid-August Lamborghinis are well represented on the auction block (22 as of today). RM Sotheby's has 3: Miura P400 SV, Diablo VT Roadster and Countach 25th Anniversary. Gooding has 4: 400 … [Read more...]

A Chevy Powered Lamborghini Espada

by Mike - I posted recently about Our Newly Acquired Lamborghini Espada and received several comments. One comment was from David Lang who mentioned his series 1 Espada with the early dashboard - and a GM 350 engine! I'll bet you have never … [Read more...]

Our Newly Acquired Lamborghini Espada

by Mike - Recently we sold two cars - the Porsche 911 and the Iso Grifo. While I am almost always sad to see a car leave I am always happy to welcome a new one. This is a 1971 Lamborghini Espada series 2 model chassis No. 8155. It was … [Read more...]

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