Genius and audacity – Chapter 3

Scaglietti, a page of history I ask Oscar to go back to the topic that will never stop fascinating me: the articulated gestation process that lead to the birth of a car. Oscar’s tale traces the profile of a choral…

Exhibition dedicated to Sergio Scaglietti at Museo dell'Automobile di Torino

Genius and audacity – Chapter 2

Scaglietti, a page of history – I mean, homologation was a somewhat long phase, wasn’t it? – Yes. We only started with actual production after homologation. – Besides its straight-forward role, what was the relevance of homologation? – It was…

Genius and audacity – Chapter 1

Scaglietti, a page of history How important is historical memory? What is the ultimate meaning of “keeping”? For one of those many paradoxes which make life beautiful, we only discover that (or at least, especially) when facing death, destruction. When…

Wise hands and restoration – Chapter 3

 Lamborghini Miura: emotion captures the gaze – The choice of the insulation is based on the type of varnishing: Polyurethane base coat: if you opt for varnishing with the polyurethane varnish or for a matt and transparent coating. Acrylic base…

Wise hands and restoration – Chapter 2

Lamborghini Miura: emotion captures the gaze – Now the paint has been stripped, as well as the sealant and the acoustic insulator foam and now that we have the clean, smooth and bare metal we may read the car’s history……