Premier of supercar Gallardo (type of L140) took place on the Genevan motor show in March, 2003. Name Gallardo, traditionally for Lamborghini, whose logotype a gold bull is on a black background, sends to the corrida. This word in translation from the Spanish language means «brave, brave». The popular breed of battle bulls, shown out as early as the eighteenth century, is so named. To date it is the most mass model from Lamborghini - for 2 more than 3000 cars (for comparison: for 11 of production of Diablo 2903 cars were created) were built.
About mass «character» of this model talks and she subzero for Lamborghini price.
A car was created by joint efforts engineers of Audi (planning fully of aluminum basket and engine) and Lamborghini (development of undercarriage and tuning of pendants on double transversal levers). A basket is made in Germany on two enterprises - Audi AluCenter and Krupp Drauz, and then transport to Italy for the final assembling. A design is similar with the design of Mucilage, because original appearance of these cars was created under the direction of one master Luke Donkervolke.
After the models of Countach, Diablo and Murcielago equipped by the peak opened doors, in Lamborghini decided to go back to traditional doors, opened in a horizontal plane. Also Gallardo possesses more wide, as compared to predecessors, review of what be going on behind. Help’s a driver to drive a car great number of the electronic systems that promote maneuverability of Gallardo also.
This car is equipped by the engine of V10, located in a base before a back axis. A power aggregate possesses the swept volume 5 L. He is able to develop power to 500 hp takes that to working part either 6-step mechanical CAT or 6-step automated CAT. The corner of disintegration of cylinders is megascopic from traditional 72 to 90 that allowed decreasing a motor height and dropping the centre of gravity of car. It extremely useful at an acceleration to hundred for 4,4 seconds and to high speed 310 km/h.
The one 19-inch cast wheeled disks, back spoiler guided by electronics, are included in equipment, hand finishing of salon by an Alcan Tara and natural skin, separate climate-control and other great deal.
Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder, presented on a motor show in Frankfurt in 2005, the new design and unique system of stowage of the made of cloth top distinguish under the lid of motive compartment. The mechanism of stowage differs in simplicity in-process and managed two buttons on a front panel.