Miura masthead

Lamborghini Miura
Photoshop rework courtesy of Sergio Gomez

Lamborghini Miura
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Lamborghini Miura front hood grill Lamborghini Miura fuel filler
Left: The hood mounted grillwork does more than provide a styling cue that breaks up the vast expanse of the Miura hood; it also provides a way for air that has passed through the front mounted radiators to exit. Right: The right grill flips open to access the fuel filler.

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The Miura headlights were also innovative. They are a pop-up design, but that fact is something the casual observer might not be aware of. Their activation, via electric motors, was minimal (right). The headlight bucket itself was shared with the early Fiat 850. Many parts on the Miura could be found on other cars; this is a common practice amongst small volume manufacturers.

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