Who owns the Miura Roadster?
In 1980 the car was restored and donated to the Brookline Museum of Transportation. After a lengthy stint on display and changing hands a fair few times, the Roadster eventually found its way to Adam Gordon who had it restored to its original 1968 specification. The cost of undoing ILZRO’s handiwork? Nearly £250,000.
Is the Miura mid-engine?
The Lamborghini Miura is a sports car produced by Italian automaker Lamborghini between 1966 and 1973. The car was the first supercar with a rear mid-engined two-seat layout, although the concept was first seen in a production road car with René Bonnet’s Matra Djet, introduced in 1964.
How much is the Lambo Aventador?
The car comes in coupe and roadster body styles. The base price of a new Aventador is $393,695.
What is the top speed of a Lamborghini Miura?
PERFORMANCE The ultimate sports car. As proof of that, at its debut, the Miura was the fastest production car in the world: With a top speed of 280 km/h and an acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h in 6.7 seconds, the Lamborghini Miura set new standards in the sports cars segment.
What does Lamborghini Miura mean?
Miura 1966-1972: Named for the Miura family and its line of Spanish fighting bulls. Islero 1968-1969: Named for the Miura bull that killed bullfighter Manolete in 1947. Espada 1968-1978: the Spanish word for sword also a common synonym used to refer to a bullfighter.