The best known classic Lamborghinis are the Miura and Countach. Enthusiasts know that the brand started with the 350 GT, followed by the GT 400, but how many people are familiar with the Lamborghini Islero? It is a sleek sports car, which has long hidden in the shadow of its contemporaries. Is that justified? We turn the spotlight on this little-known Italian thoroughbred.
1969 Lamborghini Islero S. Auctioned by RM Sotheby’s at 14 August 2015 for 256,500 pounds. Photo Robin Adams, RM Sotheby’s