Some of the oddest Dakar Rally cars
As this year’s gruelling desert rally begins, we look back at some of the more creative interpretations of 'off-road vehicle'
Posted: 03 Jan 2012
OK, so this one doesn't strictly count - Lambo's off-roader never made it to the Paris Dakar start line. Which is a shame, because it was fitted with lots of Very Exciting Stuff.
There was a tuned 600bhp engine, free-flowing exhaust, uprated suspension and the glass was replaced with lightweight plexiglass. Alas, Lamborghini ran out of money and canned the project. What a bunch of fun sponges.