Separated at Birth: Lamborghini Miura Vs. Hair TrimmerPeter Orosz1/26/10 3:00pmFiled to: Separated At BirthLamborghiniMiuraLamborghini MiuraSupercarsCar DesignNovelties58EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThe Miura’s signature eyelashes around its headlights draw many comparisons. But what exactly is their function?The slatted lashes are just one more trick up the Miura’s bottomless sleeve of deception, beginning with the optical illusion created by the transversely mounted V12 in the middle, which gives the car the proportions of a front-engined berlinetta. The eyelashes make the car rather cute from a distance only to then transform into menacing alien claws up close.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.