Since we’re talking about mean-looking, performance-based cars, the Lamborghini Gallardo is expected to make a smashing debut next month at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
In a recent statement made by Italian car maker, Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A. said that they would be revealing a super sports car during the car expo. While the statement said nothing about the car model, inside sources has confirmed that the Italian car brand is talking about another version of the Super Trofeo, which is the Lamborghini Gallardo.
Based on the LP560-4 platform, only 30 units are said to be in prototype production. These models carry at 5.2-liter V10 engine packed with 525bhp attached to a six-speed e-gear transmission with race-ready suspension. Since the model makes use of composite materials, the new model is now 110kg lighter at 1,300kg with the standard model. The super light Gallardo Superleggara is said to be 40kg lighter with a lot of aerodynamic features.
The Lamborghini Gallardo will get a meaner exterior look and a V10 engine that accelerates the super sports car at 0 to 62 mph in three seconds with a top speed of 210mph. Of course, the start of the Frankfurt Motor Show will get a bold red body finish with a initial tag price amounting to £200,000.
Moreover, the entry-level Lamborghini model will get a replacement that bears a fresh new look, the Cabrera. Lastly, the Italian car maker is said to be planning to produce at roadster counterpart of the Aventador line which will be revealed in 2012.