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……

Wise hands and restoration – Chapter 1

 Lamborghini Miura: emotion captures the gaze – 20R308 Rosso Fuoco (fiery red), this is the Longchamp gold, this is Merak blue, which is also called French blue, then we have Flemington, which sometimes is confused with iron-grey by some people,…

Gunnar Nilsson

Gunnar Nilsson

Gunnar Nilsson? How do you remember him? He was a young Swedish scion, born to race. A driver who preferred literary clubs, rather than frivolous parties. A born driver, to confirm his rushing through steps. He made himself noticed ever…