Lamborghini:
At the Cutting Edge of Design
Gautam Sen with Branko Radovinovic and Kaare Byberg

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Lamborghini: At the Cutting Edge of Design
by Gautam Sen with Branko Radovinovic and Kaare Byberg

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It has been said that “Lamborghini is a carmaker that makes engines, the job of the designers was to design the engine cover.” Yet, in its almost six decades long history, the supercar maker has constructed just four different engines.
However, it has been a series of models with remarkable, groundbreaking shapes, each one a veritable design revolution that has really set Lamborghini ahead of other marques. Cars like the Miura, Espada, Urraco, Countach and the Diablo astounded and startled automotive fans as much with their daring shape, form and aesthetic purity, as they did with their second-to-none engineering.

This book celebrates the design history of Lamborghini through numerous period reports and previously unpublished images. It delves into the extraordinary shapes and forms, as well as the intrepid personalities with interviews of design greats—Marcello Gandini, Luc Donckerwolke, Walter de Silva, Filippo Perini and Mitja Borkert—who made Lamborghini what it is today.

  • 2 volumes with dust jackets in slipcase
  • 784 pages
  • 1,070 images
  • Four fold-outs
  • 219mm x 304mm
  • ISBN: 978-1-85443-317-6
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Author Biography

Gautam Sen

Fascinated by model cars and automobiles since he was a young boy, Gautam Sen turned his passion into a career. He established India’s first newsstand automobile magazine Indian Auto in 1986, followed by Auto India in 1993, and then the Indian editions of the German magazine auto motor und sport and BBC’s TopGear magazines. Sen has also been involved with the Indian automobile industry, working with Maruti Udyog as well as several other prominent automobile companies, and was instrumental in the design and development of India’s first sports car, the San Storm. Whilst working on several design projects, Sen had the privilege of collaborating with eminent designers such as Gerard Godfroy, Marcello Gandini and the late Tom Tjaarda.

Since 2015, Sen has been a Vice President with FIVA (Fédération Internationale de Véhicules Anciens). He has also been a member of the jury at several prestigious historic vehicle events such as Le Mans Classic, Chantilly Arts & Elegance, Pays de Fougères International Rally and YanQi Concours d’Elegance. Sen has authored several critically acclaimed books on automobiles: The Maharajas & Their Magnificent Motor Cars, The Car Design Book, Rolls- Royce 17EX: A Fabulous Destiny, A Million Cars for a Billion People, The 101 Automotive Jewels of India, Marcello Gandini: Maestro of Design, The Bertone Collection, Ballot, and Tom Tjaarda: Master of Proportions (the last five published by Dalton Watson Fine Books).


Branko Radovinovic

Born in 1966, in Melbourne, Australia, Branko Radovinovic came across a Panini card featuring a blue Lamborghini Countach when he was nine years old, which looked like nothing else, and exerted a magical attraction on him. This was the beginning of a lifelong fascination with car design in general and Lamborghini in particular. Through photographing, meeting key people and collecting original automobilia, he has gathered an extensive Lamborghini archive. He also writes for the Lamborghini club mags in Germany and the US, as well as various European car mags. Branko’s wish has always been to share his passion for Lamborghini through emotions that flow from the eye directly into the heart.


Kaare Byberg

Born in 1979 in Stavanger, Norway, Kaare (Kåre) Byberg has been fascinated by Lamborghini since he was ten when he came across a Countach scale model at the local gas station. Since then he has always had the desire to be surrounded by all things Lamborghini. As a result, Kaare has collected each and every of the official brochures, as well as countless other Lamborghini-related automobilia and material. Unsurprisingly, the Countach still reigns supreme in his automotive heart and mind.


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5 of 5 Excellent set of volumes March 23, 2022
Reviewer: Bruce Chisholm from Blairgowrie, Perthshire United Kingdom  
Everything you wish to know about Lamborghini styling - thoroughly recommended.

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5 of 5 Excellent Countach specific book March 19, 2022
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Wellington, Wellington New Zealand  
Great value for a weighty volume that is well structured in it content.

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