Tagged: Lamborghini Countach

Amphibious Lamborghini Countach up for grabs at a steep price of $57,000

Amphibious Lamborghini Countach

We all just love amphibious being and things, don’t we? That’s the reason why this amphibious Lamborghini Countach caught our eye. Of course it is not a real Lambo but it looks like one and it is as good on land as on water. This street racer dubbed ZIA originally built by Mike Ryan, a specialist engineer at SeaRoader based in UK, famous for converting regular cars into amphibious ones. In fact they have built quite a few ones for Hollywood movies and hit shows like Top Gear. Not to forget that it made appearance in popular European shows and shows like BBC TV, TopGear and Autovisie.
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Homemade 1982 Lamborghini Countach LP500S is inspirational geek creation

DIY 1982 Lamborghini Countach LP500S replica sports car

Taking DIY activities to the next level an American engineering expert Ken Imhoff from Wisconsin USA has created life-size functioning replica of the exotic 1982 Lamborghini Countach LP500S in his garage. Made in the coldest of season’s, this car is a true example of what you can do if you have some spare time and the gut feel to accomplish what others think is impossible. Ken used photographic references to carve this beauty together and using tools like hammer and strong arms of course, Ken managed to shape it up step by step with wooden molds as the basic body of the car. Fitted with Ford Cleveland Boss 351 V8 engine which is capable of 515 horsepower at 6800 RPM and modern ZF five speed gearbox, this DIY homemade car pretty well comes close to the real Lamborghini Countach LP500S which boasts of a V12 engine.

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