Lamborghini 101: How Much Do You Know About Italy’s Most Iconic Sports Car?

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Before he became an automotive industrialist, Ferruccio Lamborghini served as a vehicle maintenance specialist in the Italian Air Force during the Second World War. Placed on the island of Rhodes for most of the conflict, he gained a reputation for using scrap metal to fashion spare parts for his machines. His knack for finding creative solutions to mechanical problems would serve him well as a captain of industry.