Going through wikipedia, I had a laugh reading about its low performance and poor handling and reliability. It kind of reminds me of the King Midget, of which someone said "It's so ugly it's cute". Is this car so bad that it's special? It's easy on the eyes at least, looking like the typical boiled egg of that era of French cars.
On a more personal note, it would be interesting if there's an R8 Gordini (the Dauphine's "daughter") in Pakistan somewhere. I've seen a few here, especially during the Le Mans races, and it's pretty special to look at and hear running around.
"How to drive an R8 Gordini" - according to the driver Jean RENATIER the car is driven "by the finger tips and the buttocks" - "the rear follows the front" - "exiting a corner straight is extremely rare" - "you enter on the brakes" - "accelerate out of the corner while guiding the car with the steering and controlling the rear with the accelerator" - "you exit the corner while countersteering":