Unique Lamborghini Concept S Headed to Auction

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

First unveiled at the 2005 Geneva Motor Show, this one-off Lamborghini concept is heading to auction.

The 2006 Lamborghini Concept S will be auctioned off by RM Sotheby’s on November 18, 2015 in New York. Designed by Lamborghini’s then head of design, Luc Donckerwolke, the Lamborghini Concept S at Geneva was a non-operable design study. A fully functional one debuted at the Concorso Italiano in 2006.

Although the Italian automaker considered producing the Concept S with a limited production run of 100 units, it was axed due to its high cost and time-consuming production process. As a result, only one exists in the world and that’s the one being auctioned off.

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Making the Concept S so unique is its pair of windshields with a split cabin divided by a piece of sheet metal. It’s powered by the same engine in the Gallardo, a 5.0-liter V10 with 520 hp and all-wheel drive. The Lamborghini Concept S is fully operable and street legal and only has about 112 miles on the odometer. RM Auctions expects the one-off Lamborghini Gallardo to fetch up to $3 million later this year in New York.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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  • Noe Japan Noe Japan on Jul 12, 2015

    The sant'agata museum making space An interesting concept when seen first hand but on display it always stood out as a little nondescript in white .... especially when sat next to verde green miura or similar A good add to any collection

  • Mary.peters13 Mary.peters13 on Jul 27, 2015