Coys Auction - The Spirit of Motor Cars
Berkshire SL5 7JX
Saturday 4th October 2008
Motor Cars at 15:00
Thanks to solid investment from Audi, 2003 saw the launch of the first ''baby'' Lamborghini in 16 years, the stunning Gallardo. Not since the Jalpa of the mid-1980s has Lamborghini been able to offer a smaller performance car to compete against the likes of the Ferrari 360/430 and the Porsche 911 GT3.
It was designed to redefine the marque’s segment in the market as the best high performance sports car with behaviour that fits its driver in every situation, the Gallardo is thus the synthesis of a true sports car that can be used on an everyday basis. While matching these two apparently conflicting objectives, the guideline for Lamborghini engineers has been to fulfil the necessary comfort requirements without any compromise in the performance expected of a true Lamborghini car