Some might call it a coincidence, others would call it heavenly intervention ... but one thing is certain, Car Shoe (part of the Prada Group) was also born in 1963, so what better anniversary gift then to create a limited edition version of their famous moccasin ... a shoe that shows Italian craftsmanship like no other revisited to celebrate the 50th anniversary ... not only for the Car Shoe brand but also for Automobili Lamborghini SpA.
This new loafer has been created for the Lamborghini Grande Tour by using the best calf leather available, made completely by hand it is available in various shades, but all feature a beautiful Lamborghini crest on an enameled shield fitted to the lace running along this renowned shoe.
The Raging Bull logo returns on the inner sole while the leather sole gets perforated so rubber studs can be fitted to offer maximum comfort and practicality at the same time ... note these driving shoes actually feature studs made from tire tread compound.
These shoes will be available from the Car Shoe flagship stores and online ... however all the drivers and staff that make up the Lamborghini Grande Giro with 350 cars driving 1,200 km from Milan to Sant'Agata will receive a pair of these commemorative loafers.
Will there be a limited edition Aventador LP720-4 50th Anniversary edition in Roadster form too from Lamborghini ... would be great I think.
(added on April 18. 2013)
For the 2013 edition of Viva Italia the Lamborghini Club Nederland managed to gather nearly 40 cars to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Automobili Lamborghini
(added on May 28. 2013)
In 2013 Autombili Lamborghini will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the company ... and it promises to be big.
(added on August 15. 2012)
The official video of the unveil of the Lamborghini LP720-4 50 Anniversario by Stephan Winkelmann during the VW Group night event
(added on April 24. 2013)
Automobili Lamborghini just published a movie on their history, and a special edition model will be made
(added on January 3. 2013)