Lamborghini Countach SS Mardikian -Specs & Performance

Lamborghini Countach SS Mardikian -Specs & Performance

General

Type Countach SS Mardikian
Years built 1980
Production 1 units
Chassisnr. Two door Targa-style convertible, two seater berlinetta, horizon
Presentation March 1698 Geneva Auto Show
Type of car Two-door coupe, four seater
Designed by Bertone, Marcello Gandini
Built by Custom bodywork by Giacabone’s Executive Coachcraft

Dimensions

Wheelbase 2450 mm / 96.29 in
Overall length 4140 mm / 162.7 in
Overall width 2000 mm / 78.6 in
Overall height 1042 mm / 40.95 in
Front track 1492 mm / 58.64 in
Rear track 1620 mm / 63.67 in
Ground clear 102 mm / 4.01 in
Front overhang 933 mm / 36.67 in
Rear overhang 757 mm / 29.75 in
Weight 1222 kg / 2695 lbs
Distribution 42/58 % front / rear

Chassis

Structure Round steel tubular spaceframe by Marchesi (40 mm tubes), strengthened by Trend
Body Aluminium panels with completely intergrated fiberglass wheelarch extenders and front spoiler, rear spoiler was standard mounted
Suspension All-wheel independent Front : Unequal length wishbones, coil spring/damper units, anti-roll bar Rear : Upper lateral links, lower reversed wishbones, upper and lower trailing arms,twin coil spring/damper units
Brakes All-wheel ventilated ATE disc brakes, vacuum assisted, single servo, twin circuit
Front 300 mm / 11.79 in
Rear 284 mm / 11.16 in
Steering type Unassisted rack and pinion, 3 turns lock to lock
Turning circle 13 m / 43 ft
Front tire size 205/50 VR 15
Rear tire size 345/35 VR 15
Type of tire Pirelli P7
Front wheel 8.5×15 inch
Rear wheel 12×15 inch
Type of wheel Early Campagnolo cast magnesium wheels

Engine

Type V-12 60 degree, light-alloy block with pressed-in liners mid mounted (longitudal), rear wheel drive
Distribution Dual overhead camshafts, chain drive, two valves/cylinder
Main Bearings 7
Cyl. Capacity 4400 cc / 268 ci
Bore & stroke n.a. mm
Compr. Ratio 10.1
Max. power 510 Bhp at 8000 rpm
Max. torque 442 Nm at 5500 rpm
Cooling system Pressurized, twin radiators, vertically mounted either side of engine, with cross-over connection
Ignition Two coils and one Marelli distributors
Alternator 70 Amp
Fuel system Dual electric Bendix fuel pumps, 6 twin-choke Weber 45 DCOE 96/97 side draught carburetors
Lubrication Wet sump
Electr. system 12 V
Plugs Bosch 235 P21

Drivetrain

Type Lamborghini five-speed + reverse manual all-synchromesh driving to a Lamborghini limited-slip differential
Disc diameter 241 mm / 9.47 in
Reverse gear ratio 2.134:1 – Max speed 0 Km/h or 0 Mph
Final drive ratio 4.091:1

Performance

Top speed 330 Km/h / 205 Mph
0 – 100 Km/h 5.00 sec.
Standing Km 13.50 sec.

Capacities

Fuel 120 Liter / 32 Gallon
Engine oil 17 Liter / 4 Gallon
Luggage 240 Liter / 63 Gallon

Pricing

US MSRP USD 205,000
Current value $ 50,000 – $ 100,000
Custom built car, prices can vary according to condition