It’s the 1960’s in Italy, Ferrari is the Lord, God, King of automotive and racing in Europe. But, other Italian car companies were no slouches either, Fiat, Alfa Romeo and even Lancia were well respected in their own right. In 1963, an Italian tractor builder decided to get into the super car market. Ferruccio Lamborghini had a passion for automobiles since he was a young man modifying and racing Fiat Topolinos after WWII.
We post a lot of engines getting dyno tested here at Bangshift, but a video of a Lamborghini V12 in marine spec is not the usual faire.
The last bit of this boat’s story we could find was in 2015 when it was up for sale. The asking price was not listed, but it was told it had an insurance value near $3,000,000. Another note, is that the boat did have engine covers with a sun pad fitted when it was originally built, but it was almost always seen in pictures and videos with those covers off, showing off those gorgeous V12’s. We can relate to that.