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Old 12-01-2010, 10:26 AM   #1
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New Lancia Stratos, Inside-Line driven

Ahh supercars, unlikely I will never own one, or even have an oppurtunity to drive one...

...but we can all lust, and I can't think of a modern car that I would want more than this one:

http://www.insideline.com/lancia/str...w-stratos.html

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i am not a fan of supercars period. i think they are ugly and overstyled and when i see them in person at cars n coffee i dont even go over and look at them. they dont intrest me at all.

that said, the new lancia stratos is one beautiful machine and i do lust for it; so it is the exception to the rule. its simple but agressive and not overly complex in terms of the styling department. i would love if someone at C-N-C showed up in one. bravo, lancia
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It's great to see Lancia get into the game again and keep a lot of the design elements of the original Stratos!
But....$650,000.

By the way, this one is near and dear to my heart as I've owned 2 Lancias over the years.
By far the most fun cars I had till the SVTF showed up.
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But....$650,000.
Yeah, I'm sure that is a completely out of no where guess, I'm sure IF they did make it, it would go for more.

Right now there is only one, the entire project funded by private money, there'd be a lot of work to put the car into production.
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I like how they kept the look of the original Stratos. I hope it's more reliable than the original.
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Right now there is only one, the entire project funded by private money, there'd be a lot of work to put the car into production.
This is an older article but it hints at a possible production of 25 (including the one already built). This is car proof that enough money can get you whatever you want, must be nice to be a rich, rich businessman.

http://www.luxist.com/2010/08/25/mic...ancia-stratos/

I like the fact that they went with the retro Stratos emblem/logo, that was always one of my favorite details of the car.
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man, if i could borrow like 15 bucks (and not pay back) from every member on one, i would so get one!
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One major complaint- There are only 2 petals.
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One major complaint- There are only 2 petals.
I think that's a limitation of the chassis/engine/trans its based on (F430), so I won't complain.
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