[ Car home industry ] 1971 year , A yellow Lamborghini Countach( Parameters | inquiry ) Prototype vehicle LP 500 Show up at Geneva Auto Show , Become the focus of attention . At that time, the prototype car was equipped with a Lamborghini Miura What is used 5.0L V12 The engine , with 440 Horse power output .
As a generation of classic models ,Countach Created the Lamborghini Center V12 A new chapter in the engine supercar . today ,Countach Super running is still one of the most outstanding works in Lamborghini's history . It's a regular on old car posters , When countless car fans were young dream car. This one is back in 1990 Models discontinued in , Never forgotten in the Jianghu . When film and television need to outline 80 The drunkard of the age , There will always be Countach The shadow of .
At the American Pebble Beach auto show recently , Lamborghini to commemorate Countach models 50 Anniversary of the , A brand new Countach LPI-800-4. This futuristic limited edition model is designed to be an icon in innovative design and breakthrough technology Countach Model salute .
『 Left ： Chief technology officer of Lamborghini Automobile Company Maurizio Reggiani Right ： Director of design center of Lamborghini Automobile Co., Ltd Mitja Borkert』
“Countach LPI 800-4 It's a visionary supercar , Just like its predecessor Countach models .” Chairman and CEO of Lamborghini Automobile Company Stephan Winkelmann Express , As one of the most important iconic models ,Countach It is not only the embodiment of Lamborghini's design and engineering manufacturing guidelines , It also represents Lamborghini reshaping the border 、 Exceed expectations 、 The idea of extraordinary achievement . most important of all , It is the embodiment of a dream .Countach LPI 800-4 It's right Countach A tribute to this classic model . It's not a review , But for this 70、80 How the iconic models of the s will evolve into the imagination of today's top supercars .Countach LPI 800-4 Stick to the brand DNA At the same time , Adhering to Lamborghini, always look to the future 、 The tradition of constantly exploring new design and scientific and technological direction .
A good design language connects the past and the present , Resurrected Countach How to keep the classics DNA At the same time , Cater to the aesthetics and needs of players in the new era ？ stay 8 month 13 The opening day of yen Shitan Auto Show , Chief technology officer of Lamborghini Automobile Company Maurizio Reggiani、 Director of design center of Lamborghini Automobile Company Mitja Borkert And domestic media including auto home , Launched a cross ocean online communication , Share the designer's thoughts behind the legendary model .
（ The following is part of the interview )
Q: Countach What kind of spirit does it represent ？ How will Lamborghini follow the brand through the conventional product line in the future DNA？
A: Countach It exists in the heart of everyone who loves cars , Especially fans of super sports cars . In terms of design ,Countach It's a reformer , It opened a new chapter in the automotive industry .
From a design point of view ,Countach It is an exploration and innovation of Italian design centered on wedge and other design elements . But at that time, all sports cars with wedge design were concept cars , And Lamborghini Countach It's a mass production car . Lamborghini will 1971 year 3 Month launched LP 500 The bold idea of concept car is put into practice . This year marks its launch 50 Anniversary of the .Countach It's the most recognizable design Lamborghini now has DNA The starting point of the .
『Countach1973 Annual money 』
From a technical point of view ,Countach It has the same milestone significance , Its powertrain layout has been used until 50 Today, years later , current Aventador and Countach LPI 800-4 And the first... Are still used Countach Similar powertrain layout . This is also the symbolic and innovative embodiment of the technical solution launched half a century ago .
Q: Does Lamborghini have any plans to revive the classic models with electric or new energy power systems ？ Whether the electric power system will be the key to the inheritance or rebirth of these legendary models ？
A: This year, 5 month , Chairman and CEO of Lamborghini Automobile Company Stephan Winkelman Released “Direzione Cor Tauri（ Move towards the heart of Taurus ）” strategic , It is announced that Lamborghini will go through two steps from hybrid to electric , From fuel engine to future . Lamborghini will be in 2025 Years ago, it was mixed , And reduce carbon dioxide emissions 50%. This goal is one of the foundations of Lamborghini's sustainable development .
Lamborghini will uphold its unique DNA Continue to adopt more new technologies on the basis of . therefore ,Stephan Winkelman announce , As the first step of the strategy , new Aventador Will still carry V12 Naturally aspirated engine , The plug-in hybrid system is adopted , This will significantly reduce carbon dioxide emissions . to 2025 Years ago , Include Urus and Huracán All Lamborghini models, including, will be equipped with hybrid power system .
Electrification will be one of the key features of Lamborghini in the future . In terms of dynamic performance and Design , The most important thing is not just the technology to be carried , What's more, we need to ensure that we can present the same driving experience as now 、 Continue to follow the extreme passion and uniqueness of Lamborghini .
Q: Why did Lamborghini choose to release this at this time Countach LPI 800-4？ Does this mean that we are about to witness a new change in technology and Design ？
A:Countach On 1971 Released in , Is the origin of modern top sports cars .Countach My design is one of the five classic designs in my heart .Countach It's a reformer , Is the protagonist of the poster in the children's bedroom , yes 1970 and 1980 The design benchmark of the s .
In terms of purity ,Countach It has simple contour lines and body surface , This is also the idea that Lamborghini wants to continue to inherit in the future . Lamborghini wants to pass Countach To create a product with futuristic lines and inspiration , Instead of simply reproducing .
Have pure 、 Simple design LP 500 It's the first concept car , It's brand new Countach LPI 800-4 An important source of inspiration .LP 500 The front grille has a slim design , And used Countach The name , These are also new Countach LPI 800-4 The inspiration of .
On the body , There is a strip gill air inlet behind the side window of the new car , This is also Countach LPI 800-4 One of the characteristics of . Periscope at the rear of the vehicle （Periscopio） Lines are another important feature . On the roof “ Periscope ” It used to be a small window for drivers to check the road conditions behind them . We have a rear opening design on the roof , Give the rear of the vehicle the appearance of a spaceship , The cutting line design and the rear wheel together present a perfect visual effect . Besides , The photochromic glass on the roof is also one of the modern scientific and technological features of the new car , The driver and passenger can adjust between solid color and transparency .
『 Roof line 』
Besides , I would also like to emphasize V12 The engine . It is both a power system , It is also a music machine that can break out charming waves . The four exhaust system of the new car is inspired by the original Countach models .1980 s Countach Quattrovalvole The version has larger wheels and wheel arches with hexagonal elements and design , It's also brand new Countach LPI 800-4 The inspiration of hexagonal wheel arch . The original intention of our design is to build the purest 、 concise Countach, So although the new car uses a large size （ Telescopic ） Tail and fender , But it can still show 1970 The essence and beauty of the original design in the s .
『Countach1985 paragraph Quattrovalvole』
From a technical point of view , The application of supercapacitors is Sián The transition between hybrid technology and future technology . This transition scheme will only be applied to a few limited edition models . This will be the first step of Lamborghini towards a new era , But it will not be applied to future models .
Q: You can introduce the new... In more detail Countach LPI 800-4 The design of ？
A: Countach It's Lamborghini modern design DNA The starting point of the . We draw inspiration from every previous generation when designing this new car . At the beginning of the design , Our goal and direction is to build a forward-looking and visionary product , Not just a reprint . We want to build one that belongs to 21 The perfect of the century Countach.
The front of the vehicle is designed in a straight line , The flat front face and the original Countach bring into correspondence with . The inspiration of the front fender comes from Countach Quattrovalve edition , This model adopts hexagonal wheel arch design . The surface and line design of the car body adopts anthropomorphic style , In a purely muscular way . We want to keep the appearance of the vehicle pure , So in the side contour of the vehicle , Only a sharp cutting line is used for the tail wing and rear fender .
The side of the car body adopts NACA Design of air inlet .NACA It's a special shaped air inlet , It was inspired by spaceships . This design is to match the original Countach bring into correspondence with , It is also to meet the demand that this machine can provide more than 800 CV The demand for hybrid powertrain .
『NACA Air intake 』
Overlooking the new Countach LPI 800-4 when , You can see one called “ Periscope （Periscopio）” The characteristics of lines . On the roof “ Periscope ” It used to be a small window for drivers to check the road conditions behind them . The roof line of the new car adopts a backward open design , The photochromic glass on the roof is also one of the modern scientific and technological features of the new car , The driver and passenger can adjust between solid color and transparency .
The rear of the new car has a shocking visual effect , Regular hexagonal tail lamp design is adopted , The design of three groups of light sources on each side is also inspired by the original Countach. The rear of the vehicle adopts a cutting design , Together with the wheels, it presents an extraordinary visual effect similar to that of a motorcycle . Round four outlet exhaust is the highlight of the rear of the vehicle , It's also new Countach A special detail of . This design is both functional and Design , With the original Countach bring into correspondence with .
Countach The wheel is inspired by 1980 Telephone dials in the s , This design is also new Countach LPI 800-4 It can be reproduced in . Besides , This is also a lightweight solution for new cars , It can release the heat of brakes and tires , To match the superior performance of the new car .
The interior of the new car is designed in a timeless and elegant style . The design of the seat is inspired by a square Italian chocolate . Seat stitches have also been affected by the original Countach Inspired by the . Red interior leather and ferrugio ・ Lamborghini is 1980 The white appearance driven in the S is matched with the red interior Countach Consistent . On the instrument cluster and central control screen HMI The system pattern adopts a very modern exclusive design . from 3D The air outlet of the air conditioner made by printing technology adopts split design for the first time , The driver can freely adjust the direction of the air outlet .（ writing / Car home Zhang Lingxiao ）
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