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June 20, 2013: The Italian luxury sports car maker Lamborghini, which is celebrating its 50th Anniversary has planned a series of events to take place throughout the year. The company had presented an extremely exclusive model of Lamborghini Veneno a couple of months back, of which only three units will be built and sold. While in India, the company has now launched a special Indian edition Lamborghini Gallardo LP550-2, of which only 6 units will be sold in the country. The special edition is priced at Rs. 3.06 crore (ex-showroom, Maharashtra). The special edition Gallardo has been made available in three colours- pearl orange, white and pearl green as a dedication to the national flag. It also has the tri-colour stripes on going through fromt bonnet, roof to engine lid. While the interiors are all black with green and orange stitching on the driver and passenger seats respectively, along with white on the doors and center console, making it look a pure Indian car.
When we discuss about the high end sports cars in terms of power and performance, Lamborghini Gallardo is the one that always comes on top of the segment. Designed with advanced technology, Lamborghini Gallardo delivers the performance that you would certainly feel enthralled. The engineers of this esteemed company have put in all their efforts to design this high end sports car. The company has left no stone unturned and have endowed the latest technology and made it a perfect sports car. Its aerodynamic body design and structure has created a niche in every sports car lovers heart in this world. The company has made this super sports car available in several models with precise set of features inside. Also, the company has presented the special and limited edition variants in the markets that went on to create waves across the segment. Lamborghini Gallardo is offered with the most powerful 5.2-litre petrol engine, which has ten cylinders and delivers the performance like no other sports car in its segment. This super sports car can reach a maximum speed of about 325 Kmph, which is mind blowing and can accelerate from 0-100 Kmph speed in just about 3.7 seconds, which is unbelievable. Reaching to a 100 Kmph speed in just 3.7 seconds is something that no other sports can do it in its segment. This perhaps represents the heights of advanced engineering of this Italian luxury and sports car maker along with its passion towards designing sports cars. On the other hand, its engine meets the Euro V emission norms, which means high performance and less carbon emission. Precision and performance are put beyond the limits in this high end sports car, Lamborghini Gallardo. Recently, the company has also launched the Limited Edition version in the Lamborghini Gallardo portfolio to celebrate its 150th anniversary of their company's establishment.
This limited edition version is code named as Lamborghini Gallardo LP550-2 and only 6 units have been made available for the auto market of India, out of which there are reports that one of these enigmatic beauties is already sold. This new Limited Edition version comes with a set of interesting aspects that includes, exteriors, interiors and its technicalities. This exclusive edition version looks a bit different from the existing variants. This new version is light footed but it is extremely safe because of the eminently powerful V10 drive train and a very responsive steering. The company has launched this exclusive trim at a very exclusive price in the market and once again turned the attention of the car market towards it.
The exterior designing of this Lamborghini Gallardo model lineup is completely unique and extremely sportive. It has got a perfect sports car look that can steal the heart of any car enthusiast in this part of the world. Its front facade is iconic and very aggressive, while its rear and side profile comes with extremely sporty styled design. Its frontage gets a sharply designed headlight cluster , which is placed on its sleek body. It has also got a body colored bumper with sporty design air ducts and air dam placed at the bottom that adds bit more aggressiveness to its front facade. While the prominent company logo is placed on top of the hood right above the bumper, which completes the front look. At the rear it gets a stylish rectangular shaped tail lamp which is further incorporated with arrow design LED lights that brings added style to the rear. There is a perforated grille fitted under the headlights that works for cooling the engine. On the bottom, it is incorporated with a stylish body colored bumper which is further fitted with protective cladding on the bottom. There are a total of four exhausts which are tipped in chrome, while the Lamborghini badging is placed on the boot that completes the rear view. One should talk about the extremely stylish and sporty side profile of Lamborghini Gallardo. Its wheel arches are fitted with a 19 inch stylish alloy wheels and sporty design outside rear view mirrors.
As far as the exterior dimensions of this high end sports car are concerned, this stylish Lamborghini Gallardo comes with an overall length of about 4386mm and with an total width of about 1900mm, which is quite broad . It has a total height of just about 1165mm, which may be short on paper but offers good space for the occupants inside and its impressive wheelbase of 2560mm further contributes towards the interior space. On the other hand, it comes with a dry weight of about 1380 Kgs and it distributes 43 percent of the weight to the front and 57 percent of weight to the rear.
This awe inspiring Lamborghini Gallardo model series is not just a high performance sports car in the segment, but it is also one of the premium sports cars available in the segment. This premium sports car comes with dynamic interiors that would give an extremely classy feel, while providing lavish comforts. It comes with best in class space inside to accommodate two passengers. This sports car comes with premium quality interiors, which makes the interior neat and pretty simple. It comes with top class leather seating along with storage space on the central console and a lot more. Once if you step inside this sports car, you will be enthralled with the elegance of its interior cabin section. The company has not just focused on building an extremely good looking and high performance sports car in the form of Lamborghini Gallardo, but it also put in its efforts to make the interiors plush and elegant to compliment this super car. There are few options through which an individual can customize the interior section of this super car according to their taste and preferences. Its steering wheel and gear shift knob are wrapped in leather, which compliments its interior section. There are a set of switches and buttons that could lead to a bit of confusion, but those are the controls for several functions of this premium sports car.
There is no doubt that the Lamborghini Gallardo is a premium sports car available in the Indian market. It comes with a set of unique comfort features that boost the level of luxury and lavishness like no other sports car in the segment. The company has bestowed this sports car with dual zone climate controls, front reading lights, storage space on the front console, universal remote transmitter and so on. It is offered with a power steering wheel wrapped in leather, while the doors are finished in carbon trim. There are a set of technically advanced features offered inside this sports car such as driver information center, stylish instrument cluster with tachometer, trip computer, and several other functions. There are other set of features including rear view mirrors, cup holders, digital clock, seatbelt pre-tensioner, tilt wheel adjustable steering column, seat back storage pockets and many others. All these features would certainly lift the level of comfort and lavishness inside this super posh sports car.
As we have mentioned above, this premium sports car, Lamborghini Gallardo is a mean machine with huge interior space. It comes with an impressive headroom space of 36 inches, while the front leg room space is about 45 inches. This sports car has the capacity to accommodate only 2 passengers inside.
The Italian manufacturer's iconic sports car, Lamborghini Gallardo is known to be one of the fastest cars available In the world. Its 5204cc, DOHC based petrol engine enables this sports car to reach a maximum speed of about 325 Kmph, which explains about the company's engineering and technology. On the other side, its 10-cylinder engine boosts its power to make it reach from 0-100 speed in just about 3.7 seconds.
Lamborghini Gallardo is a high end and premium sports car available in the global car markets and it has the capacity to move on at a lightning speed. It is blessed with an advanced and extremely powerful 5.2-litre, 10-cylinder based petrol engine, which has a DOHC (dual over head cam shaft) that produces tremendous power and torque . With a displacement capacity of 5204cc, the Lamborghini Gallardo automatic version produces a exceptional 550bhp at 8000rpm and a pounding 540Nm of maximum torque output at 6500rpm. While its manual manual version has the ability to produce 560bhp at 8000rpm, while its torque output is at a hammering 540Nm at 6500rpm, which is unbelievable. However, capacity of this sports car will vary depending upon the variants available in its portfolio.
This incredible Lamborghini Gallardo is a top end super car with a high performance engine. It would be wise not to expect better fuel efficiency from this sports car as it has a massive engine. This Lamborghini Gallardo super car is said to produce a peak mileage of about 6.4 Kmpl on highways , while within the city and heavy traffic conditions it is expected to generate about 4 Kmpl, which is rather less. Apart from this, its E-gear transmission version emits 351g of carbon per kilometer, while its manual version emits 341 grams per kilometer.
The amazing Lamborghini Gallardo is an extremely powerful and revving four wheeler of its class. It is powered by an advanced 5.2-litre, 10-cylinders based petrol engine . This advanced petrol engine has the displacement capacity of about 5204cc , which produces a mammoth 550bhp of maximum power at 8000rpm (automatic version) and releases a maximum 540Nm of torque output at 6500rpm. Its manual version produces a superior 560bhp at 8000rpm which is unbelievable. However, the power and torque may vary depending upon the variants available in this super car model lineup.
The customers of this awesome sports car can customize the Lamborghini Gallardo with quite a number of accessories offered by the company. The company offers several set of accessories in the form of navigation and music interface system kit, which has remote control, speakers and other input options such as USB port and an Aux-In interface along with Bluetooth connectivity as well . The multi functional steering wheel also has mounted buttons for the music system as well as for the phone. Apart from these, the customers can also choose from a range of personalized steering wheels, floor mats with personalized edge, personalized headrest with logo, GSM/GPS tracking system, car care kit, indoor car cover, E-Gear selector in aluminum, titanium, and carbon fiber. All these and many more such accessories are available, which makes this sports car, an owners delight.
This premium class sports car comes with a unique design braking and handling aspects that always keeps the passengers as well as the vehicle safe and secured while driving. It comes with power vacuum and aluminum alloy calipers braking mechanism. Its front wheels have been fitted with 365x34mm ventilated discs, which is further assisted by an eight cylinder front calipers. At the rear, the wheels are fitted with a 356x32mm ventilated disc, which is assisted by four cylinder rear calipers. There is an outstanding steering and handling mechanisms incorporated to this premium class sports car. The front and rear axle gets equipped with robust suspension system in the form of double wishbone type of mechanisms that functions along with anti roll bar and anti squat mechanisms. The power steering wheel is butter smooth and gives a very responsive feeling along with being able to give a smooth driving experience to the driver as well.
Lamborghini, the Italian luxury sports car manufacturer has incorporated quite a number of exceptional safety and handling aspects to its super car, Lamborghini Gallardo. This super sports car has got a very responsive power assisted steering wheel that makes it very easy to handle the car. When it comes to the safety functions, this super car is fully loaded with high end safety aspects such as four wheel anti lock braking system with electronic brake force distribution mechanism, Bi-xenon headlamps , LED based daytime running lights, front seatbelt pre-tensioners, passenger airbags with occupant sensing deactivation system, traction control system, stability control system are just few to name. This is a wonder car with a lot of safety aspects that keeps the passengers as well as this vehicle safe all the time.
When it comes to the wheels, this Lamborghini Gallardo's neatly carved wheel arches have been fitted with a stylish set of 19 inch alloy wheels. Its front alloy wheels comes with a size of 8.5”x19”, which are further equipped with Pirelli Pzero tubeless radial tyres of size 235/35 ZR 19, which have a superior road grip on any terrain. While the size of rear alloy wheels is a little different and comes at a size of 11”X19” and they are fitted with the same Pirelli Pzero tubeless radial tyres, which are of size 295/30 ZR 19, which can take on any terrain with ease. This incredible sports car has a minimum turning radius of close to 11.5 meters, which is quite good for this super car.
Sleek and lustrous exterior design, luxuriant interior cabin, massive engine with awesome power.
Internal legroom and space is less, ground clearance is less, exorbitant price tag.