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  • Original, unrestored and distinguished by a slight patina
  • We have been informed that it has been used for only 3,000 hours
  • Documents, manuals and plate included
  • Solid and fully functional

The Attractions

Ferruccio Lamborghini was an extraordinary man. Before turning his attentions to the rich and exclusive field of sports cars, he played a key role in restarting Italian agriculture after the war.

Models like this R230 were economical, robust and reliable. The characteristic orange and blue of Lamborghini tractors spread to fields all over the country. The R230 was one of the last tractors produced while the company was owned by Ferruccio, a more powerful version of the previous 1R with a 1.6-litre 2-cylinder engine.

The R230 was very successful but, being work vehicles, original examples in good condition are rare. This is one of those few, an unrestored but very solid 1971 example in perfect working condition. It is believed to have been used for only 3,000 hours in total.

It has recently been lightly tuned by the seller, and is a valuable witness to a bygone era.

History and Documentation

  • First registered 1 June 1971
  • Recently acquired from the seller and slightly tuned up, including general maintenance
  • Always stored in a barn, which explains its state of preservation
  • It has been reported to us that it has only been used for a total of 3,000 hours
  • Full registration papers and maintenance documentation
  • Number plate included


  • An unrestored and very original R230
  • Distinguished by a patina that appears to be only superficial and adds character
  • All decals and trim, including the steering wheel hub cover, are present
  • Recently fitted with new front tyres
  • Efficient cutter bar
  • Two power take-offs, both working


  • Lamborghini 2-cylinder engine of 1,562 cm³ with 28 hp
  • 6-speed manual gearbox with 2 reverse gears and differential lock
  • Has received recent maintenance, including brake overhaul
  • We have been told that everything works properly, including the brakes

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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1971
  • Make Lamborghini
  • Model Tractor
  • Colour Multicolour
  • Odometer 3,024 Kilometres
  • Engine size 1562
Listing Details
  • Seller Type Trade
  • Town Treviso
  • Location International
  • Country Italy

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