Being the next act after the Countach the Diablo had big shoes to fill. The Countach was on the walls of pretty much every car loving boys' wall in the world. Its aggressive styling made for a perfect model and picture but less than perfect driving experience. The Diablo tried to change the stigma that big Lambo's were hard to drive but didn't really succeed. It had the power and the looks but it was just too bonkers and complicated for most people.