Ten Quick "Facts" About The Lamborghini Jalpa

In one of the the endless flashback montages that comprise Rocky IV, Rocky is seen behind the wheel of a Lamborghini Jalpa. And he's listening to some very bad music. (One lock of chest hair to anyone who can name the other car Rocky rocks in the sequel to the sequel to the sequel.) Here's a list of little-known facts… » 8/03/07 2:30pm 8/03/07 2:30pm

Yeah Dude, It's A Twin Turbo Lamborghini Jalpa


You want to talk ultimate sleeper? Some brilliant hoon decided the limp 255 hp produced by the transverse-mounted, 3.5-liter V8 in his Lamborghini Jalpa just wasn't good enough. (And he ain't buying no stinking Gallardo, neither.) That left him with only two options, both of which happened to be turbochargers… » 8/03/07 1:45pm 8/03/07 1:45pm

Defend Yourself Against The 80s: Lamborghini Jalpa


When we was wee, one of our weekly activities involved biking up a steep ass hill to the rich peoples' part of town to gawk at some dude's green Lamborghini Jalpa. At the time, we assumed the guy just parked it on the street 'cause he was so rad. Maturity and wisdom tell us that it sure wasn't intentional. Not on… » 8/03/07 11:30am 8/03/07 11:30am