As the Jalopnik collective has already obsessed over this today, there's little else created by mankind so complexly beautiful and striking than a good engine bay. These works of art are museum-quality pieces by themselves. Pagani's AMG V12 is no exception.

I'm a bit of an enthusiast of when it comes to cluttered engine bays, because they make great line and texture study subjects. There's just so much going on there, making for a great opportunity to waste the better part of an extended lunch hour with a Wacom tablet.

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