The Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 is the latest version of car produced by the world’s famous Italian luxury sports car manufacturer. This latest version is often called as the Lamborghini Gallardo. The number 560 in the code name represents the horsepower that the engine offers. The enlarged and redesigned cooling system coincides with the demands put forth by the engine. The key attention seeking structure which makes the profile of the car rather signatures are the redesigned spoilers and the aerodynamically designed body. A rather more redesigned version of the automatic e-gear transmission system is seen in the latest version of the Lamborghini Gallardo. The on-road price of this luxury car ranges from Rs. 1,55,00,000 to Rs. 2,20,00,000.
The new Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 combines the aggressive and muscular sportiness of the shape with the elegance and simplicity of its contours. The redesigned front end is charactrised by triangular and trapezoidal forms-two shapes which are quite typical of the Lamborghini design language. The vehicle also gets larger air intakes in the front along with the new 19 inch “Apollo polished” alloy wheels, painted in matt black and spokes in polished silver which makes the side view of the car even more eye catching than the previous models.
The rear of the LP 570-4 gets even better with a design emphasizing on the horizontal orientation, which is quite evident from the triangular and trapezoidal shape of the rear lamps. Also the exhaust gets even a wider surface area, thereby improving the thermodynamic efficiency of the car. The turning base of this luxurious car is just 5.7 meters. The adjustable headlights and the fog lights ensure that maximum vision is promised to the driver while driving in adverse conditions. The power adjustable exterior rear view mirror which could be electronically folded adds in extra detail to the car. The overall dimension of the car includes a height of 1165mm, width of 1900mm and length of 4345mm.
The car is equipped to accomodate only 2 people. This in itself provides a rather comfortable and luxurious seating experience to the passengers. The power steering facility of the car ensures full control of the car in the driver’s hand. The instrument cluster includes automatic climate control system, control to check the air quality, remote trunk opener, remote controlled fuel lid opener, low fuel warning light, accessory power outlet, trunk light and it also has a vanity mirror. The cup holders in the front make sure that safe and efficient space is provided to hold the cup without getting the substance spilled across. Other interior features which makes the car rather extraordinary is the presence of heater, adjustable steering column, tachometer to keep track of the engine’s RPM, electronic multi-trip meter, a large glove compartment, digital display of clock and outside temperature as well as the presence of digital odometer.
The carbon –ceramic disc braking system utilizes eight piston Brembo calipers in the front, and the presence of four piston calipers at the rear side eventually increases the value of the car. The height adjustable seat belts ensure that the passengers are kept safe whenever the car is on the run. The heated seats on the front ensure that the passengers get the warmth they wanted while driving in adverse climates. The lumbar seat support makes sure that the driver has never experienced the tiredness while going for long distance driving. The multifunction steering wheel helps in focusing the driver’s attention on the road rather than occupying themselves with other tasks. Other safety features include Anti- Lock Braking system with Brake Assist, central locking feature, power door and child safety door locks, anti-theft alarm system, front and side airbags for passengers, day and night rear view mirror, door ajar and seat belt warning, impact beams on the side and front, keyless entry, tyre pressure monitor and crash sensors.
The Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 is powered by a 5.2L V-10 DOHC engine that delivers a total of 552 HP at 8,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 398 lb-ft at 6,500 rpm. The car gets both automatic as well as manual gear transmission with six speed gearbox. The maximum speed reachable in this car is 201 mph while reaching 0-60 mph in 3.7 seconds.
With a price tag of INR 1.5-2.2 crores, the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 is undoubtedly an extraordinary and safe sports car which delivers high class driving precision as well as effectiveness thanks to its 4WD concept. Also just like the other Gallardo models the 560-4 too consists of sport, luxury, functionality and ergonomic features which makes sure that the driver can fully focus on this driving while on the roads.