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Hand-Made Lamborghini Countach Built In Basement

October 21st, 2008 / 6 Comments » / by admin

Seventeen years ago, Ken Imhoff watched Cannonball Run and became so enamored with the Lamborghini Countach in the film, he hand-built his own, in his basement. In what we imagine might be the most Jalopnik build ever undertaken, Ken designed and fabricated his own tig-welded frame, installed a thoroughly massaged 351 cubic inch V8 with a ZF-25 5-speed transmission, hand-formed the aluminum body over a meticulously measured and accurate body form, and finished it all off in a beautiful metallic gray. It took Ken 10 years to complete the project, and the results — as you can see both in the gallery and in the video below the jump — are amazing. There’s only one problem, when you build a car in a basement.

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Lamborghini Countach Anniversario (1988-1990)

September 12th, 2007 / 1 Comment » / by admin

Lamborghini Countach Anniversario

Lamborghini Countach Anniversario (1988-1990)

Engine: 12 cylinders 60º V

Displacement: 5167 ccm

Horsepower: 455 @ 7000 rpm

Maximum speed: 295 km/h

Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 5,0 s

Weight: 1490 kg

LxWxH (cm): 414 x 200 x 107

Design: Bertone (Marcello Gandini) and Horacio Pagani

Lamborghini Countach LP5000 Quattrovalvole (1985-1988)

September 11th, 2007 / No Comments » / by admin

Lamborghini Countach LP5000 Quattrovalvole

Lamborghini Countach LP5000 Quattrovalvole (1985-1988)Engine: 12 cylinders 60º V

Displacement: 5167 ccm

Horsepower: 455 @ 7000 rpm

Maximum speed: 293 km/h

Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 4,9 s

Weight: 1490 kg

LxWxH (cm): 414 x 200 x 107

Design: Bertone (Marcello Gandini)

Lamborghini Countach LP500 S (1982-1985)

September 11th, 2007 / 1 Comment » / by admin

Lamborghini Countach LP500 S

Lamborghini Countach LP500 S (1982-1985)

Engine: 12 cylinders 60º V

Displacement: 4754 ccm

Horsepower: 375 @ 7000 rpm

Maximum speed: 300 km/h

Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 5,6 s

Weight: 1490 kg

LxWxH (cm): 414 x 200 x 107

Design: Bertone (Marcello Gandini)

Lamborghini Countach LP400 S (1978-1982)

September 11th, 2007 / 7 Comments » / by admin

Lamborghini Countach LP400 S

Lamborghini Countach LP400 S (1978-1982)Engine: 12 cylinders 60º V

Displacement: 3929 ccm

Horsepower: 353 @ 7500 rpm

Maximum speed: 292 km/h

Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 5,9 s

Weight: 1200 kg

LxWxH (cm): 414 x 200 x 107

Design: Bertone (Marcello Gandini)

Lamborghini Countach LP400

September 11th, 2007 / 3 Comments » / by admin

Lamborghini Countach LP400

Lamborghini Countach LP400 (1974-1977)

Engine: 12 cylinders 60º V

Displacement: 3929 ccm

Horsepower: 375 @ 8000 rpm

Maximum speed: 309 km/h

Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 5,6 s

Weight: 1065 kg

LxWxH (cm): 414 x 189 x 107

Design: Bertone (Marcello Gandini)