25 January, 2013 : Lamborghini recently released the Aventador LP700-4 Roadster in the international markets and has finally brought it to India with a price tag of Rs. 4.77 Crore (Ex-showroom, Delhi). This open-top boasts some very road worthy specifications including a 0-100 kmph figure of 3 seconds, a top speed of 350 kmph and a power output of 700bhp. These figures are backed by the mid-front located 6.5-litre, V12 configuration engine coupled to an ISR 7-speed transmission.
The iconic luxury sports car maker Lamborghini has developed several high performance models for the auto enthusiasts. Lamborghini Aventador is a sophisticated sports car model in its stable, which is doing quite well in terms of sales. In India, this vehicle is currently available in two versions like LP700 4 and Roadster LP700 4. Both these variants are powered a 6.5-litre mid-mounted petrol engine that is capable of producing 690.62bhp along with a maximum torque output of 690Nm. This sports car is all aerodynamics, performance and innovative technology, which makes it a standout performer in its class. This vehicle is has a hitech cockpit where every control switch is located within the reach. Its interiors are done up with extensive use of leather with contrast stitching, which gives a breathtaking look to the cabin. The automaker is offering its customers with an option to customize its interiors with either Marrone Elpis or Nero Ade color scheme. In addition to these, they also have the option to choose one of nine stitching options that gives a sophisticated look to the cabin. Its cabin is furnished with two individual seats, which have integrated head restraints and electrically adjustable function as well.
However, the most attractive aspect of this sports car is its astounding external appearance, which represents the pinnacle of aerodynamics in automobile segment. It has an intelligent rear wing, which pushes the rear part of this sports car on to the tarmac. As a result of this, it will create a down-force and improves the grip on roads. Both the convertible and hard-top versions have similar set of cosmetics on front and side facets. However, its hard-top version has a transparent engine bonnet, which gives a clear view of the V12 power plant. On the other hand, it is bestowed with LED lights all-round, which gives it a dynamic appeal. On the other hand, its is bestowed with a set of stylish alloy wheels that are embedded with company's logo. Interestingly, its front wheel arches are fitted with 19-inch alloy wheels while the rear ones are paired with 20-inch rims, which gives it a distinctive look. Both the variants in this series are equipped with several advanced safety aspects like airbags, dual circuit hydraulic braking system and ABS, which ensures unmatched protection to the occupants inside. This vehicle has carbon fiber monocoque body structure featuring aluminum frames at front and rear, which can deal with the jolts and minimizes the risk of injury in case of an accident. This vehicle is currently placed in the high end luxury sports car segment, where it is competing with the likes of Jaguar F Type, Audi R8 and Ferrari FF.
This vehicle has a breathtaking aerodynamic body design featuring intimidating cosmetics all over. The most attractive aspect of its exteriors is its aggressive front facade that is fitted with black tinted triangular shaped headlight cluster featuring powerful lamps along with signature LED daytime running lights. Its has a V shaped bonnet that has a few expressive lines along with air vents, which gives it a dynamic look. The front windscreen is quite wide and is accompanied by a pair of wipers and washers. The front bumper is extremely large but it is designed with a pair of diffusers along with a spoiler, which provides better air intake for engine cooling. The overall look of the front profile is complimented by the company logo, which is embedded on top of the hood. Its side profile is as stylish as its front facade thanks to the expressive doors and well molded wheel arches. The turn blinders are placed beside the wheel arches, which gives it a distinctive look.
Both the versions in this model series have a total length of 4780mm and an impressive width of 2030mm (including outside mirrors). Its overall height measures 1136mm and the minimum ground clearance is 100mm, which is quite low. However, it has a very long wheelbase of 2700mm, which is quite good.
The Internal cabin of Lamborghini Aventador has a unique sporty design, which is done up with Alcantara leather upholstery. Buyers can customize its interiors with either Marrone Elpis or Nero Ade color scheme. In addition to this, they can opt for one of the nine different contrast stitching options, which certainly gives an ultra-modern look to the cabin. The most attractive aspect of its cabin is its advanced dashboard and ergonomically designed central console, which are equipped with several illuminated rotary switches. It is also fitted with a full TFT instrument cluster that displays vehicle's speed, fuel levels, rpm meter and numerous other informatics. The dashboard is also fitted with a three spoke flat-bottomed leather wrapped steering wheel that is accompanied by pedal shifters. Furthermore it is also mounted with illuminated multi-functional switches, which adds to the driver's convenience. The cabin is also furnished with sport seats featuring side bolsters, lumbar support and integrated head restraints. Both these individual seats are electrically adjustable including memory function.
This model series is currently available in two variants, but both the trims are bestowed with identical comfort features. Its dashboard houses a proficient automatic air conditioning system with dual zone control climate control, which helps to regulate air temperature inside. It is also fitted with a power steering featuring electrical adjustment for height and reach. The list of other comfort features include center armrest with stowage compartment, electrically adjustable seats with memory setting. Dual front sun visors with vanity mirror, cabin lights, service interval reminder, power windows with one touch operation and drink holders. It also has utility features like trip computer, tachometer, outside temperature indicator, smart key less entry, voice activation system for phone and navigation. The car maker has also incorporated rear parking sensors including a camera that provides visual and acoustic aid on infotainment screen.
This sports car is available with a roomy cabin and comes with a seating capacity of two passengers only. The head as well as shoulder space is quite good, while there is enough leg room offered owing to its large wheelbase. It has a large fuel tank that can carry around 90 litres of fuel in it.
The automaker is offering its convertible version with an advanced 7-speed E-Gear automated manual transmission gearbox. This trim can accelerate from 0 to 100 Kmph speed mark in mere 3.0 seconds, which is astounding. On the other hand, its hard-top version with a sophisticated 7-speed manual transmission gearbox. This variant can zoom towards the 100 kmph barrier from a standstill in just 2.9 seconds, which is electrifying. However, both these versions can achieve a top speed of 350 Kmph, which is rather remarkable.
The car maker has equipped this model series with a sophisticated 6.5-litre petrol engine that Lamborghini Iniezione Electronica engine management system. It comprises of 12-cylinders and 48-valves, which displaces 6498cc. This power plant also has oil and water cooling system featuring variable air inlets. This motor can pump out a maximum power of 690.62bhp at 8250rpm that results in a hammering torque output of 690Nm at just 5500rpm. This power plant is mated with an advanced 7 speed ISR automatic transmission gearbox that delivers torque output to all four wheels by collaborating with fourth generation Haldex 4WD system. While the hard-top version is available with an advanced 7-speed automated manual transmission gearbox, which also powers all the four wheels.
This model series is powered by a 6.5-litre petrol engine that has dry slump lubrification system and 'Lamborghini Iniezione Elettronica' engine management system. This power plant has the ability to give away a minimum mileage of just 4 Kmpl on city roads. However, it can produce a maximum mileage of 9.34 kmpl on highways.
This engine comprises of 12-cylinders and 48-valves that displaces 6498cc. It is also incorporated with an electronically controlled variable valve timing and oil cooling system. This enables the motor to produce a maximum power of 690.62bhp that results in a hammering torque output of 690Nm, which is remarkably good.
|Variants||Transmission||Engine Description||Mileage||Power||AC||Power Steering||Central Locking|
12 Cylinder 48 Valve
|3.0||5.0||690.62bhp @ 8250rpm||Standard||Standard||Standard|
|Roadster LP 700 4
12 Cylinder 48 Valve
|3.0||5.0||690.62bhp @ 8250rpm||Standard||Standard||Standard|
It is blessed with an advanced audio system that will keep its passengers entertained all through their journey, while allowing them to listen to their favorite music. This features a CD player, AM/FM radio tuner as well as high quality speakers that offer an excellent sound experience. It also supports USB port with external media control and memory card slot as well. It includes a navigation system with voice activation feature. Moreover, the passengers can easily make hands free calls through Bluetooth that will further add to their convenience. On the other hand, the owners can try customizing it with a few more aspects based on their requirement. The buyers can choose between Bicolore Sportivo and Bicolore Sportivo Alcantara packages for the seats. Moreover, it is offered with nine different stitching options to select from. The steering wheel can be wrapped with suede or perforated leather to give it a sporty look. In terms of exteriors, the elegant black alloy wheels are offered as an optional feature with 19 and 20 inch rims at front and rear respectively. These are covered with Pirelli PZero radial tubeless tyres.
The automaker has bestowed this Lamborghini Aventador sports car with a dual hydraulic circuit brake system that has vacuum brake booster. All the wheels are fitted with robust carbon ceramic brakes that have six cylinder brake calipers at front and the rear ones have four cylinder calipers. This is further assisted by anti-lock braking system along with electronic brake force distribution as well as brake assist for enhancing this mechanism. It is incorporated an advanced suspension system that helps in maintaining its stability irrespective of the bad road conditions. The front and rear axles have a horizontal mono-tube damper along with push rod system, which is quite effective. On the other hand, it has a steering gear with three different servortonic characteristics that can be managed by the drive select mode. This power assisted steering system provides excellent response and makes handling quite convenient to the driver. Moreover, it supports a minimum turning radius of 6.25 meters.
This stunning sports car is bestowed with quite a lot of safety aspects that will ensure maximum protection of its passengers and the vehicle as well. It is offered with an advanced anti-lock braking system along with electronic brake force distribution. This will prevent locking up of wheels at the time of emergency braking and keeps it under the control of its driver. It has engine immobilizer that will avoid any unauthorized access into the vehicle and protects it from theft. There is low tyre pressure warning light, which alerts the driver when its tyre pressure is less or going to be completely flat. The advanced traction control system is also available, which optimizes its grip and stability mainly when driving on slippery surfaces. The electronic stability control helps to avoid crashes by lowering the possibilities of skidding or loss of control. The electronic limited slip differential is another key aspect that uses anti-lock brake sensors and electronically monitors the wheel speed. Meanwhile, the drive select mode system enables the driver to change between the vehicle's characteristics like engine, transmission, steering and dynamic control as well. Besides these, it includes front dual stage driver and passenger airbags that minimizes any injury in case a collision takes place. Moreover, it has side head-thorax as well as knee airbags, which further enhances the level of protection. There are seat belts available for all occupants along with pre-tensioner and load limiter. In addition to these, it is loaded with a collapsible steering column, electric parking brake, anti theft system, passive pedestrian protection system, auto lock, side impact protection beams and a few other such aspects which adds to the safety quotient.
Its wheel arches are equipped with sporty alloy wheels that give an eye catching appearance to its rear profile. It has an elegant set of 9J x 19 inch alloy wheels at front that have Pirelli 255/35 ZR19 sized radial tyres. Meanwhile, there are a stylish pair of 12J x 20 inch alloy wheels at rear, which are further covered with tubeless tyres of size 335/30 ZR20. These rims deliver an exceptional performance besides providing a superior grip on the roads.
1. It has an enigmatic external appearance.
2. Availability of numerous safety aspects is a plus point.
3. Powerful engine delivers a exhilarating performance.
4. Sophisticated interiors with advanced features.
5. Acceleration and pickup is quite incredible.
1. Cost of maintenance is quite high.
2. Many advanced features are offered as optional.
3. Fuel economy is very less.
4. Expensive price tag is a big minus.
5. Low ground clearance can turn out to be problematic.
|LP700 4 |
|3,69,00,000||-||4,83,73,091||-||-||-||-||Get On Road Price|
|Roadster LP 700 4 |
|4,77,50,000||-||5,37,42,661||-||-||-||-||Get On Road Price|
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Lamborghini, the Italian heartthrob with its latest masterpiece, Aventador LP700-4, hit an important milestone yesterday on the 19th of July, 2012. Within the first 15 months since its launch, the company produced the 1000th unit of the sports car which is faster than any other V12-powered model in the company's history. It goes from 0-60mph (which when converted is from 0-96kmph) in somewhere close to 2.6 seconds and has a top speed capability of 349kmph.
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