Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4: Our legacy to the future
- A festival of the Countach’s 50th commemoration, the Countach LPI 800-4 is revealed at The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering, USA
- A visionary, modern ‘not many off’ created in 112 units
- Embodying the Countach’s amazing plan and designing superiority in an unadulterated and novel understanding
- Visionary plan meets future innovation: V12 crossover motor with 48 v e-engine and supercapacitor innovation conveying 780 cv from warm unit and 34 cv from electric one
Automobili Lamborghini discloses the Countach LPI 800-4: a modern restricted release honoring the Countach’s notorious status as a progressive plan and innovation rule-breaker and reproduced for the 21st century.
Its puristic lines are quickly unmistakable from the Countach heritage: the patriarch of current super games vehicles and Lamborghini plan. With its suctioned V12 motor joined with Lamborghini’s half and half supercapacitor innovation, the Countach LPI 800-4 holds the incomparable V12 experience and sound from its Longitudinale Posteriore (LP) mounted powerplant joined with the cross breed (I) innovation produced for the Sián. Conveying 814 cv as most extreme consolidated force (adjusted at 800 in the name) from its suctioned powerplant (780 cv) and electric engine (34 cv) to its super durable four-wheel drive transmission, the LPI 800-4 produces top Lamborghini execution of 0-100 km/h speed increase in 2.8 seconds, a 0-200 km/h in 8.6 seconds and a maximum velocity of 355 km/h.
“The Countach LPI 800-4 is a visionary vehicle existing apart from everything else, similarly as its trailblazer was,” says Automobili Lamborghini President and CEO Stephan Winkelmann. “Perhaps the main car symbols, the Countach not just epitomizes the plan and designing principle of Lamborghini however addresses our way of thinking of reexamining limits, accomplishing the startling and uncommon and, above all, being the ‘stuff of dreams’. The Countach LPI 800-4 gives proper respect to this Lamborghini inheritance yet it isn’t review: it envisions how the notorious Countach of the 70s and 80s may have developed into a world class super games model of this decade. It maintains the Lamborghini custom of looking forward, of investigating new plan and innovation roads while commending the DNA of our image. It is a Lamborghini that naturally communicates the marque’s suffering and emotive force: consistently persuasive and exciting to see, hear and most drive.”
Countach – the patriarch of present day super games vehicle plan
The Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4 is in a split second unmistakable as the raised relative of Countach ages: demonstration of the enduring effect of the first Countach plan that turned into the banner vehicle of the 1980s and an image of auto and way of life super cool. The Countach moniker – a fitting articulation of shock and miracle in Piedmontese lingo and articulated ‘Coon-tach’ – is one of not many Lamborghini model names not associated with bulls.
“The principal Countach has been available in our Centro Stile as a model for certain years currently”, clarifies Mitja Borkert, Head of Centro Stile. „Whenever I take a gander at it, it gives me goose pimples and it fills in as the ideal update for me and the whole plan group to plan each future Lamborghini in a visionary and advanced manner. This is an unnegotiable piece of our DNA, the substance in the event that you so will. The main Countach molded the Lamborghini plan DNA like no other vehicle; the new Countach interprets that unusual and restless person into what’s to come.”
The Countach’s unmistakable outline with the fundamental line running from front to raise, sharp points and lines and eccentric wedge shape, improved current super games configuration just as future Lamborghini models. The Countach LPI 800-4 fosters the trademark lines of the Countach’s five models over almost 20 years, moved into the most perfect acknowledgment of notable auto plan.
The last blueprint is unadulterated and cleaned up, with references to the main LP 500 and LP 400 creation adaptation. Giving the LPI 800-4 an unmistakable Countach face, motivation was taken from the Quattrovalvole version in the confident lines of the front cap with long, low rectangular grille and headlights, just as in the wheel curves with their hexagonal subject. The sharp tendency of the nursery takes on the straight lines aromatic of the first Countach, abutting the incredible, clean front-to-raise line. There is no proper back wing outside the unadulterated lines, and the airscoops are incorporated smoothly in the solid shoulders of the vehicle, decorated with the particular Countach slatted ‘gills’. The famous and efficiently incredible NACA air admissions cut into the side and entryways of the Countach LPI 800-4 while the unmistakable Periscopio lines going through the rooftop to the back of the vehicle, especially particular whenever saw from a higher place, seem to skim towards the back of the vehicle.
The back of the Countach LPI 800-4 is quickly conspicuous from its unmistakable transformed wedge shape, with the back guard including a lower, sleeker line, and the ‘hexagonita’ plan molding the three-unit back light bunches. The LPI 800-4 games the four-in number exhaust tail lines of the Countach family, associated inside the carbon fiber back diffuser. Access for driver and traveler is obviously by means of the scandalous scissor entryways, first presented on the Countach and that have become a Lamborghini V12 signature.
Operational efficiency for another time
The V12 motor of the Countach is pretty much as amazing as the plan. Mounted longways at the back along with its forward-lodge format, the first Countach included side-mounted radiators from Formula One; front aligned gearbox and rounded spaceframe innovation. It was as progressive in its way to deal with sports vehicle designing as in its surprising looks, with its motor position picked for weight dissemination and balance and obviously, the suctioned twelve chambers conveying the most emotive top exhibition. The Countach fostered the best accessible advancements to deliver an unprecedented vehicle: this visionary way of thinking is reflected in the Countach LPI 800-4, taking the apex of current Lamborghini advances and designing to create the presentation anticipated from a Countach in 2021.
“The designing group that fostered the first Countach progressed Lamborghini’s spearheading specialized methodology, conveying sudden advancements and the best exhibition accessible in a creation vehicle,” says Lamborghini Chief Technology Officer Maurizio Reggiani. “That soul intrinsically drives Lamborghini R&D, bringing about the spearheading mixture innovation in the LPI 800-4, and the emotive driving experience and top-line execution anticipated from a leader V12 Lamborghini.”
The Lamborghini V12 6.5 liter motor, yielding 780 cv, is joined with a 48 volt e-engine mounted straightforwardly on the gearbox giving a further 34 cv to prompt reaction and expanded execution: it is the imaginative and remarkable design Lamborghini produced for Sián, that is the solitary gentle crossover innovation to make an immediate association between electric engine and wheels, safeguarding the unadulterated V12 conduct. The e-engine is fueled by a supercapacitor giving multiple times more force contrasted with a lithium-particle battery of a similar weight.
The monocoque body and all the body boards are in carbon fiber, give the ideal lightweight arrangement just as excellent torsional firmness: the Countach LPI 800-4 has a dry load of 1595 kg for a dry load to control proportion of 1,95 kg/cv. Noticeable outside carbon fiber highlights are accessible in the front splitter, around the front window and wing mirrors, motor hat cover air admissions and rocker board and it is consistently present in explicit inside subtleties. Moveable air vents delivered by the cutting edge 3D printing innovation, and a photocromatic rooftop – changing from strong to straightforward at the press of a catch – go about as an update that this vehicle, in spite of its notable motivation, is a future auto screensaver for the 21st century.
World introduction at The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering, USA
The Countach LPI 800-4 is divulged today at The Quail, USA in a devoted shading Bianco Siderale, containing a trace of pearlescent blue and suggestive of Ferruccio Lamborghini’s own Countach LP 400 S, complete with red and dark calfskin legacy inside. The inside likewise follows the first Countach inside the setting of a cutting edge vehicle. The work of art and sumptuous cowhide highlights mathematical sewing on the uniquely planned solace seats and dashboard, wearing a square theme referring to the strong style and good faith of 1970s plan and innovation.
The Countach LPI 800-4 20″ (front) and 21″ (back tires) are made in the ‘phone’ style of the 1980s, fitted with carbon clay brake plates, and Pirelli P Zero Corsa tires.
Proprietors of the selective restricted version Countach LPI 800-4 can look over a scope of legacy outside paint alternatives, for the most part in strong shadings, for example, the famous Impact White, Giallo Countach and Verde Medio. Something else, the contemporary range offers current artworks, generally metallic tones, like Viola Pasifae or Blu Uranus.
A 8,4″ HDMI focus touchscreen exceptional to the LPI 800-4 oversees vehicle controls including Connectivity and Apple CarPlay. It likewise incorporates an interesting catch named ‘Stile’ (Design): squeezed, it clarifies the Countach plan theory to its favored crowd.
Delivered in a run of 112 units, the number signifies the ‘LP 112’ inner venture name utilized during the first Lamborghini Countach’s turn of events. The Countach LPI 800-4 will be conveyed from first quarter 2022 to proprietors around the world, special to drive a piece of car history rethought for what’s to come.