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Lambo resurrects the Countach with $2.6 million price tag, 825 hp, 0 to 62 mph in 2.8 seconds

The modern-day version, which will be exhibited at The Quail as part of Monterey Automobile Week, is outfitted with a by natural means aspirated rear-mounted six.five-liter V-12 engine that combined with the brand’s 34-hp hybrid supercapacitor know-how creates a total of about 825 hp, Automobili Lamborghini claims.

Outfitted with standard all-wheel push, the Countach LPI 800-4 is able of accelerating from to sixty two mph in two.8 seconds, achieving one hundred twenty five mph in about 8.six seconds, and it carries a prime speed of in excess of 220 mph, the automaker explained.

“The Countach LPI 800-4 is a visionary car or truck of the second, just as its forerunner was,” Automobili Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann explained in a penned statement. “1 of the most crucial automotive icons, the Countach not only embodies the structure and engineering tenet of Lamborghini but signifies our philosophy of reinventing boundaries, acquiring the unanticipated and amazing and, most importantly, becoming the ‘stuff of dreams.’ ”

With a overall body constructed solely of carbon fiber-strengthened plastic, the Countach LPI 800-4 rides on twenty-inch front wheels and 21-inch rear wheels and options 4-wheel steering that provides it a suppress-to-suppress turning radius of just beneath 38 toes.