Matra Bagheera/Murena Cars

Matra followed up the M530 with a highly innovative mid-engined three seater coupé. Much SIMCA hardware was used in creating the Bagheera, and the end result was a superb mini-Lamborghini Uracco for those who wished to bring two friends along with them. The Murena emerged in 1980 as the Bagheera's replacement, offering much the same experience, but with improved performance and aerodynamics...

The Bagheera Development Story

The life and times of the adorable Bagheera...

Enter the Bagheera Development

The Murena Development Story

The Murena showcased Matra's talents beautifully...

Enter the Murena Development

Bagheera U8 Prototype

Matra felt that the Bagheera needed more power - the U8 was the answer...

Enter the Bagheera U8 Prototype

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