Lamborghini Countach 5000S: Supercar Teardown

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We're back with another installment of Supercar Teardown. This time, a car every boy (and grown man) of the 80s had hanging on their wall — the Lamborghini Countach 5000S.

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We're not quite sure why this Lambo had its heart ripped out, but we're guessing it has something to do with a sexy Italian woman. Maybe that's just wishful thinking. In all reality it looks as if the Countach is receiving a full engine restoration and thorough cleaning. Likely because it's been a dirty boy by providing its owner with endless hours of performance and fun. It's certainly no basement Lamborghini, but at least this one's real.
(Hat Tip to Wim!)

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Just in case you've never heard the sexy Countach 5.0-liter V12 engine:
(If you've got a Supercar Teardown story that you'd like to share, please email me at autoinsider@jalopnik.com and we'll feature yours in an upcoming installment)

[via klassiekerrally.nl, youtube]

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timtoolman
Timtoolman

Probably stands as one of the nicest looking supercars of its generation.