Lamborghini Chassis #3586 – Unearthing The Italian Job Miura
Any self respecting car enthusiast will be fully aware of the mystique and significance attached to the Lamborghini Miura, as the car featured in the opening scene of the classic British film The Italian Job. At the end of this now iconic sequence, the car meets with a terrible fate – crashing into a bulldozer inside a tunnel on the Saint Bernard pass.
The Lamborghini Miura is the coolest car in the world.Top gear
Whether two cars were used and one survived, has been a topic of debate for almost half a century since – at least until Iain solved the mystery when he unearthed ‘the actual car’ in 2015.
As one would imagine this was nothing less than enormous news in the car world, with the story making the pages of the global media. Just some examples are referenced below.
- Octane Magazine (special feature)
- Fox News
- Toronto Star
- The News Wheel
- The Local Italy
- The Telegraph
- Mail Online
- Retro Cars
- The Drive
- Which Car
- Top Gear
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