February 9, 2014

1971 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV

1971 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV

1971 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV For Auction

The Miura is a true sports car and it's so exotic that was produced by Italian automaker Lamborghini between 1966 and 1972.

He's the fundamental concept and layout of all supercars on this earth. He's the pioneer of combination between widely, mid-engined, two-seater, high-performance sports cars. giant power so fastest on the road and legal for highway, available for your daily driver.

In 1965, Gian Paolo Dallara, Paolo Stanzani, and Bob Wallace put their own time into the development of a prototype car known as the P400.

1965 Turin auto show and the prototype P400 debuted at the 1966 Geneva show, the car received a stellar reception from showgoers and motoring press alike, who were impressed by Marcello Gandini's sleek styling as well as the car's revolutionary design at that time.

This Lambo had been sold for a fantastic price (€520.800) on Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at Paris, RM Auctions.

370 bhp, 3,929 cc DOHC V-12 engine, five-speed manual transmission, front and rear independent suspension with upper and lower A-arms, coil springs, and anti-roll bars, and four-wheel Girling disc brakes. Wheelbase: 2,500 mm
  • An original UK-delivery, right-hand drive example
  • Delivered new to rock legend Rod Stewart
  • Restored by Colin Clarke in the most desirable SV specification
Very rare car only 150 units produced, this one of them

Source & Photo by Tim Scott, RM Auctions