Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1976
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Silver
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - The Spirit of Motor Cars
Ascot Racecourse,
Ascot,
Berkshire SL5 7JX

Saturday 4th October 2008
Motor Cars at 15:00

In 1968 Lamborghini introduced its first four seater model, the Espada, with typically outrageous styling courtesy of Bertone. Originally fitted with a 325bhp, 4.0 litre V12 engine, it sported fully independent suspension and four wheel disc brakes. During its 10 year production run the car underwent some changes, and three different series were produced. These were the S1 (1968-1970), the S2 (1970-1972) and the S3 (1972-1978). Each model featured increases in power output but only minor details were changed on the exterior design, while the interior was altered dramatically with each model, an all new dashboard and steering wheel was installed for the S2, and the interior was again revamped for the S3. In 1970, power-assisted steering was offered as an option, and in 1974 automatic transmission followed, o