No car company on the planet has been consistently braver or bolder than Lamborghini. Ever since its inception in 1963, the firm has taken more risks, turned more heads and generated more headlines than any other car company. Sometimes the risks have paid off, creating unforgettable machines that have become wheeled icons. And sometimes they haven’t. Either way, the existence of Lamborghini has brightened up the automotive industry for the past 50 years. Here’s a guide to the rights and very wrongs of the world’s foremost purveyor of automotive exotica.
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This feature was originally published in the November 2014 issue of Top Gear magazine