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Lamborghini Countach 5000QV (1988) £139,950 SOLD
- Location: Basingstoke, United Kingdom
First registered in August 1988, this Countach has covered just over 22,500 kms with its five owners. Comes with original handbook and service book with three Lamborghini stamps between 1988-91. The cars history file contains invoices as well as old MoTs back to 1995. In March 2013 the car was given a full service and has an MoT until April 2014.History:05/08/88 Supplied to first owner by Lamborghini London 10/08/88 Free service andlsquo;Aandrsquo; by Lamborghini London 24/11/88 Free service andlsquo;Bandrsquo; by Lamborghini London 13/02/91 7500km service by Lamborghini London 13/12/95 9910km MoT 12/12/96 10721km MoT 15/06/98 10884km MoT 16/06/99 10968km MoT 12/10/00 11256km MoT 14/10/00 11255km service + air-con pump replaced by Carrera Sport 17/07/02 11560km MoT 19/07/02 11560km service by Carrera Sport 09/11/02 change of keeper 14/12/02 13150km clutch replaced 24/07/03 13842km MoT by Carrera Sport 02/08/04 14442km MoT 25/08/04 change of keeper 08/08/05 15153km MoT 22/02/06 18368km MoT 25/02/06 change of keeper 28/06/06 19435km brake pads by Carrera Sport 09/03/07 20276km MoT 23/07/07 20414km clutch slave cylinder by Carrera Sport 24/05/08 21173km MoT 02/05/09 21302km MoT 29/05/10 22235km MoT 18/06/11 22461km MoT 19/03/13 22509km service, carbs rebuilt, new water/oil hoses + pipes by Riverside Performance Engineering 11/04/13 22542km MoT The striking Marcello Gandini designed Countach was first shown as a prototype at the 1971 Geneva Motor Show. At the time its wedge shape body with distinctive scissor doors was seen as futuristic. Powered by a mid-mounted longitudinal Lamborghini V12 with the 5-speed gearbox ahead of the engine and drive to the diff running back through the sump.The production version LP400 was available in 1974, with extra ducts added to aid engine cooling. The original model was superseded by the LP400S in 1978, featuring wider tyres covered by wheelarch extensions. 1982 saw the engine enlarged from 4.0 to 4.8 litres, this version being known as the LP500S. For 1985 the engine capacity grew to 5.2 litres and gained four valves per cylinder. This 5000QV model became the first Countach available in the USA, with Bosch injection replacing carburetors on the Federal version. For 1988 a 25th Anniversary edition was introduced featuring revised air vents and rear lights. This continued in production until replaced by the Diablo in 1990, by which time just over 2000 had been built. Air Conditioning, Electric WindowsContact us for further information
Classic & Sports Car essentials
- Engine size (Litres): 5.2
- Mileage: 14,000
- Year: 1988
- Body type: Coupe
- Transmission type: Manual
- Fuel type: Petrol
- Colour: Red
- First registered: 1988