1988 Bertone Lamborghini Genesis: Concept We Forgot

The Bertone Genesis or sometimes referred to as the Lamborghini Genesis was a Bertone designed concept car using Lamborghini parts. It was first displayed to the public at the 1988 Turin Auto Show.

The Genesis is a five-door minivan and features gull-wing doors in the front and sliding doors at the back. It was powered by the same 455 bhp (339 kW) 5.2 L V12 engine found in the Lamborghini Countach Quattrovalvole, mated to a 3 speed TorqueFlite automatic transmission sending power to the rear wheels. The Genesis was significantly slower than the Countach though, with a weight of around 1,800 kg (3,968 lb) combined with the shorter gear ratios from the Chrysler 3-speed transmission. While the LM002 had recently finished production, freeing up potential assembly space for the Genesis, or a vehicle like it, it was never really intended to go beyond the show car design study.

(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Leave Your Comment Below

More Inspiring Stories

These Trainers Are Controlled By An App That Lets You Customize Them Whenever You Fancy
The Rhino: A Bizarre Experimental All-Terrain Vehicle, 1954
Bulgarian Stray Cat Get Bionic Legs
The FJ Company Did A Beautiful Job On This Classic Toyota Land Cruiser
Iris van Herpen Creates Futuristic Wearable 3D Printed Pieces
Evolution of The Planet of the Apes
Solar Impulse Resumes Its Round-The-World Flight
The Biggest Anamorphic Illusion In The World Has Been Successfully Revealed On The Largest Outdoor Advertising Screen In South Korea
Inside Amazon's Very Hot Warehouse
This Japanese Machine Gun Camera Was Used In World War II
Train Travels Right Through Hole In 19-Storey Block Of Flats
Plane from U.S. Crash-Lands in Poland with 230 Passengers Aboard
(NO)WHERE (NOW)HERE - Interactive Dresses by Ying Gao
1934 Peugeot 601 Eclipse, the First Automatic Retractable Hardtop for an Automobile
Chinese Submersible 'Jiaolong' Dives to 22 851ft in The Mariana Trench
Custom BMW R NineT Bike by Russian Custom Workshop Zillers Garage
Google Tests Balloons to Beam Internet from Near Space
Firebird III: One Of The Most Intriguing And Influential Concept Cars Of General Motors
Amazing Vintage Photos Of The Grateful Dead’s Wall Of Sound, 1974
11 Unused E34 BMW 5-Series Have Been Unearthed In Bulgaria
The Real Land-Walker Robot From Japan
Superb Futurisic Car Concepts Of The 1970-80s
You Will Be Amazed By This Super Cool Looking Land Rover Defender D90 'Retro Vibes'
Vintage Photographs of the Skiway Sky Bus Lift Used on Mt. Hood, Oregon From the 1950s
One Of The Oldest Diving Suits In Existence - Called Wanha Herra
Groundbreaking iPhone 5 Concept Shots: Will New iPhone Look Like This?
Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles, This Expandable, Reusable Face Mask Adjusts To All Face Shapes And Sizes
A Broken Vintage Piano Turned Into A Unique Analog Hybrid Of 20 Instruments Connected To The Piano Keys
Toyota Has Made A New Concept Car Out Of Wood
Antique Tractor Auction