In the last years, the open top sports cars recorded a rapid increase of requests and the most important car brands have been trying to release high performance and exotic supercars to satisfy this demand. The variety of sports cars available on the market nowadays is large and I think that even the most demanding drivers will be satisfied by one of these exclusive sports cars. The best example of a luxurious sports car that is able to satisfy even the most diverse customers is the latest luxurious Lamborghini car, recently designed, the 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante.
This new Lamborghini Gallardo is based on the Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder and takes things to the next level when it comes to the engineering techniques because the Lamborghini team managed to reduce even more the weight of this supercar. The engineers managed to obtain a total weight of 1485 kg by improving the efficiency of many components specially designed for the 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder Performante. The bodyshell of this supercar is made of aluminum and has cast node components. Using a spaceframe structure with a high resistance on impacts, this Gallardo offers a precise handling. The exterior design is more aggressive and displays a flat black finish blade, the well known LED daytime running lights, a redesigned front bumper and a sharply defined V nose. It also features new sill elements, a large rear spoiler and a redesigned diffuser with four large tailpipes.
The additional aerodynamic components and the other accessories that distinguish this Lamborghini Gallardo are almost similar to those of the coupe version. The exterior design is completed by the 19 inch wheels wrapped in sports Pirelli P Zero Corsa tires. The customers will have the possibility to choose from different colors available, the shade of the exterior paint. It can be gray, yellow, orange, black or white.
Inside, the 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder Performante is covered in leather and features Alcantara and carbon fiber components showing that the same technique of reducing the weight was used. The carbon fiber is used for the door panels, the center tunnel cover and for the surrounding area of the e-gear automatic transmission. The cockpit of this supercar is equipped with high-tech systems and gadgets including air conditioning, a multimedia navigation system, a leather steering wheel, an alarm system and electric windows.
Under the hood, the 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo Performante hosts a 5.2 liter V10 engine able to produce 570 horsepower and 398 lb-ft of torque. As a result, this 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo goes from zero to 60 mph in only 3.9 seconds while the maximum speed is of around 201 mph. The supercar’s engine is equipped with dry sump lubrication while the cylinder is placed in an angle of 90 degrees having a positive effect on the handling dynamics. It also features a sportier suspension, the electronic stability program and an e-gear transmission equipped with an automated single clutch system. In addition, this e-gear has three operating systems. Two of these operating systems are automatic. The supercar offers a stable, precise and predictable handling.
All in all, the 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante is an exclusive sports car that establishes new standards when it comes to engineering innovations. In addition, it is an amazing sports car which offers comfort, high speed and luxury. The direct competitor of the 2012 Gallardo will be the Ferrari 458 Italia. The price of this incredible Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder Performante will be of around $250,000. It is a little fortune but I think that this supercar is worth every penny.