Sunday, 10 March 2013

Lamborghini Aventador... got some spare money?

Lamborghini Aventador
Welcome to the coupe super car of the century, the all-Italian Lamborghini Aventador! With its 6500 cc (6.5 liter gasoline) mega powerful v12 engine and a price-tag of 800.000 euro's, this roadmonster is not quite the most suitable car for the average Joe. But...if you do have the cash and you do have the required skills to drive the race monster without straight away launching it into a wall or traffic light... Then you really hot something to make everyone's eyes pop! The Lamborghini Aventador was first introduced in 2011, replacing the very popular Lamborghini model Murcielago, and received with truly overwhelming enthusiasm.

The name Aventador

The quite original name Aventador is actually related to bullfighting. The story goes that this car has beenamed after one or another bull from Spain who has a reputation for being an enormous legend in the international world of bullfighting.

Lamborghini Aventador features and specs

  • Engine: 8.5 liter, 6492 cc V12 mid-engine with 690 horsepower at 8250 rpm
  • 510 LB-ft torque at 5500 rpm
  • 7-speed single clutch gearbox transmission
  • 3700 LBS in weight
  • Fuel consumption: 13.5 mpg or 5.7 km per liter
  • 0 to 60 in 2.9 seconds
  • Top speed: 217 mp/h or 349 km/h