Buy It! This collection of awesome ’80s supercars is unrestored but mint

first_img Subscribe to Plugged In on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and Google Podcasts. First Look: 2022 Lexus NX The sport-cute’s looks have been softened, but its powertrains and infotainment offerings have been sharpened Trending in Canada See More Videos PlayThe Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car everPlay3 common new car problems (and how to prevent them) | Maintenance Advice | Driving.caPlayFinal 5 Minivan Contenders | Driving.caPlay2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge | Ministry of Interior Affairs | Driving.caPlayThe 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is a new take on Canada’s fave truck | Driving.caPlayBuying a used Toyota Tundra? Check these 5 things first | Used Truck Advice | Driving.caPlayCanada’s most efficient trucks in 2021 | Driving.caPlay3 ways to make night driving safer and more comfortable | Advice | Driving.caPlayDriving into the Future: Sustainability and Innovation in tomorrow’s cars | Driving.ca virtual panelPlayThese spy shots get us an early glimpse of some future models | Driving.ca The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car ever COMMENTSSHARE YOUR THOUGHTS First, there’s a Lamborghini LM002 with a staggering 1,200 original miles. The V12-powered truck is finished in Bianco Perlato paint over Red interior, and still wears its original Pirelli “Sand Lip” tires and factory plastic seat protectors. Even the factory keychain is present!Continuing the Lamborghini train is a 1988 Lamborghini Jalpa, believed to be the last example produced for North America. It’s finished in Nero over Nero with white piping and white Silhouette wheels, and has eclipsed 3,200 miles, all on its original Pirelli P7R tires.It wouldn’t be a 1980s collection without a Countach, and this one is in fine form. Wearing Nero Tenebre exterior paint and Cream leather interior, this 1989 25th Anniversary Countach shows just 2,600 miles on the odometer.An unsung hero of the performance sector, a 1991 Lotus Esprit X180R is a unique and interesting addition to the collection. Just 20 examples of the vehicle were produced as a street-legal homologation special, and this one features just 499 original miles.Finally, a 1987 Mercedes-Benz 560 SEC AMG with a 6.0-litre four-valve V8 rounds out the lot. According to Curated, The Mercedes is possibly “the most documented and well-preserved example of an original AMG 6.0-liter four-valve in existence.”LISTEN: Canada’s hard-charging EV pioneer Kent Rothwell joins podcast center_img RELATED TAGSLamborghiniLuxuryClassic CarsLuxury CarsClassic Cars & TrucksLuxury VehiclesNew VehiclesSupercarsInstagram We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles using Facebook commenting Visit our FAQ page for more information. advertisement Trending Videos A collection of awesome 25-plus-year-old vehicles is coming up for sale, featuring some of the greats from the ’80s and early ’90s.The firm behind the sale, Curated, calls it “The Time Capsule Collection,” and says it features some of the best cars from the era when Crockett and Tubbs were the kings and if your ‘do wasn’t full of hairspray, you weren’t hip to be square.All the vehicles were owned by a single collector, and have been preserved to an extremely high standard. Yes, preserved, not restored. ‹ Previous Next ›last_img

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