2013 marks the 50th anniversary of Lamborghini. The company's history is one of challenges and uncontested records, set by the ambitious talent of its founder Ferruccio Lamborghini, who decided to create the world's most beautiful - and powerful - super sports cars at Sant'Agata Bolognese in Italy's Emilia Romagna region.
The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo arrived in Silverstone for rounds three and four of the 2012 European series. Wet conditions failed to damp the spirits of the Pro Am and Am competitors, with more than half the 17-strong grid challenging within the Am category of the gentleman driver series.
Will they? Won't they? Oh God, how could they? The rumours that supercar stalwarts Lamborghini were about to unveil a... Pause to spit the term out... SUV, proved to be entirely founded overnight when the Urus was revealed to a slavering media pack in Beijing.
The late, great Ferruccio Lamborghini would have approved of the Aventador. For starters it’s named after a particularly famous Spanish fighting bull – as so many Lamborghinis under Ferruccio’s watch were.
Whether or not it was ever owned by a Beatle, this Lamborghini 400GT is still a hit, says Neil Lyndon.
‘’That is beautiful!” Few cars have ever made me gasp out loud but that was my involuntary reaction on first seeing Nic Portway’s 1967 Lamborghini 400GT 2+2. Perhaps Paul McCartney felt the same way 43 years ago.
The world rugby superstar Jonah Lomu, who started out with the All
Blacks in 1994 and became the top try scorer in the 1999 World Cup,
visited the home of the world’s top supersports cars at Sant’Agata Bolognese.
Sant’Agata Bolognese, 16th March 2011. Last saturday, Automobili
Lamborghini opened Europe's first Flagship Fashion Store in Berlin – a
boutique that is dedicated exclusively to the entire range of the globally
successful 'Collezione Automobili Lamborghini' fashion collection.
Close racing, sensational debuts and a host of teams eager to do battle on track after the opening race weekend at Monza on 16-17 April 2011, confirms a highly competitive 2011 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo season.
With the new Gallardo LP 570-4 Spyder Performante, Lamborghini is setting a new benchmark in the most fascinating automobile segment of all – the open-top super sports car. As “Performante”, the Gallardo Spyder is even lighter thanks to CFRP technology, even more agile and even more dynamic
“Spa is fantastic!” said Hayek. “It’s probably the most interesting and most challenging track on the calendar. There is no room to try a different racing line: you have to get it right, and with the weather difficult to foresee, it is made even more of a challenge.”
Both the ACRC and an all-new, highly efficient production process for extremely complex carbon-fiber structures were developed at the same time. The process is secured through an array of patents and constitutes a breakthrough into the next generation of carbon-fiber components.
The readership of specialist magazine “Sport Auto” has named the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera as “the Sportiest Car of 2010”. With approximately 27% of the readers votes, the newest super sports car from Sant’Agata led its class and beat the other competitors to the top position.
Inspired by the power and grace of the mythic Lamborghini Murciélago LP 640, TAG Heuer, the world leader in luxury sports watches and chronographs, has teamed up with the famous Italian super sports car manufacturer to create the limited-edition MERIDIIST Automobili Lamborghini communication instrument.
Automobili Lamborghini and Pirelli, once again in partnership: the House of the Raging Bull’s super sportscars were among the luxury vehicles chosen by the tyre manufacturer for the new 2010 Pirelli calendar presentation, which took place last night in London.