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Lamborghini V10 and V12 engines still have more to offer, says global boss

Automobili Lamborghini president and CEO Stefan Winkelmann insists there is still plenty of life left in the brand’s V10 and V12 engines, despite a broader push towards downsized turbocharged engines amid stricter emissions regulations...

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Lamborghini Huracan to be brand’s best-selling car ever, says chief
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Lamborghini Huracan to be brand’s best-selling car ever, says chief

The all-new Lamborghini Huracan supercar revealed at the 2014 Geneva motor show is set to be the Italian brand’s best-selling model of all time. Well, until the SUV goes on sale, at least. Speaking to CarAdvice in his only interview with Australian media, Automobili Lamborghini president and CEO Stefan Winkelmann said interest in the new $428,000 Huracan, which replaces the Gallardo as the entry-point in the brand’s range and will be on sale locally by the third quarter of 2014, has been very strong...


Lamborghini chief hits out at hybrid hypercars
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Lamborghini chief hits out at hybrid hypercars

There will be no Lamborghini hybrid hypercar to take on the likes of the Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and Ferrari LaFerrari, according to the brand’s global chief. Speaking to CarAdvice in his only interview with Australian media at the 2014 Geneva motor show, Automobili Lamborghini president and CEO Stefan Winkelmann panned the idea of an ultra-niche petrol-electric flagship model to take on the current crop of battery-backed billionaires' toys...


Lamborghini Huracan rear-wheel drive likely, manual ruled out
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Lamborghini Huracan rear-wheel drive likely, manual ruled out

A rear-wheel drive version of the currently all-wheel-drive-only Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4 has been all but confirmed, but any future use of a manual transmission has been ruled out. Asked about the potential of a two- rather than four-wheel-drive Huracan during a pre-Geneva motor show event in Italy, Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann said wryly, "We never say no to anything...


Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4 Super Trofeo confirmed
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Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4 Super Trofeo confirmed

A hardcore racing version of the new Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4 has been confirmed by the Italian supercar maker. Speaking at a pre-Geneva motor show event in Italy, Lamborghini R&D chief Murizio Reggiani said a Super Trofeo variant of the 448kW/560Nm 5.2-litre V10-powered all-wheel-drive Huracan was already under development...


Lamborghini enhances Ad Personam customisation program
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Lamborghini enhances Ad Personam customisation program

Lamborghini has bolstered its Ad Personam customisation program, offering an extended range of customisation options for the Aventador supercar and promising a similar range for its all-new Huracan sports model. Lamborghini will present its new program at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show alongside a highly customised Aventador roadster...


Lamborghini: New Cars 2014
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Lamborghini: New Cars 2014

Details of the new additions to Lamborghini Australia's showroom in 2014. Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4 (mid 2014) Lamborghini has released details on the Huracan LP610-4 (named after a Spanish fighting bull from the late 1800s), its successor to the now 10-year old ‘baby’ Gallardo. Powered by a developed version of the Gallardo’s 5...


Lamborghini Huracan: 448kW Italian supercar revealed
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Lamborghini Huracan: 448kW Italian supercar revealed

Having teased the spy car paparazzi with camouflaged pre-production mules for many months, the Lamborghini Huracan has finally been revealed with the release of official images and technical details. Over 10 years, its predecessor, the V10-powered 'baby' Lamborghini Gallardo helped the famous, but relatively unstable, Italian brand grow from a niche player in the notoriously fickle hyper-performance market to a rock-solid, pillar of supercar society...


Lamborghini Gallardo successor spied,
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Lamborghini Gallardo successor spied, 'Huracan' name rumoured

The Lamborghini Cabrera has been spied testing alongside its 10-year-old predecessor, amid suggestions the new supercar will be unveiled at March's Geneva motor show wearing the name 'Huracan'. Snapped free of heavy cladding by CarAdvice's spy photographers last month, Auto Express reports the upcoming Lamborghini Gallardo replacement will take its name from the Spanish word for hurricane - a name the Sant'Agata based manufacturer trademarked back in April 2012...


Lamborghini Gallardo production ends
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Lamborghini Gallardo production ends

After 10 years and 14,022 cars, the last Lamborghini Gallardo has rolled off the production line. Introduced in 2003 as part of Lamborghini's 40th anniversary celebrations, the Lamborghini Gallardo heralded a major change for theexotic Italian car maker. On the back of the larger Murcielago, which arrived in 2001, the Gallardo helped lift Lamborghini production from around 250 cars per year to 2000...


Lamborghini Cabrera: Gallardo successor drops cladding
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Lamborghini Cabrera: Gallardo successor drops cladding

The Lamborghini Cabrera has been spotted without cladding for the first time, snapped up-close by CarAdvice photographers. The spy shots of the Lamborghini Cabrera prototype reveal a ground-hugging design that represents an evolution of the 10-year-old Gallardo the car is replacing, and one which retains Lamborghini’s trademark gaping front air intakes and wedge-shaped profile...


Holden: first Australian-made prototype sells for $600K at auction
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Holden: first Australian-made prototype sells for $600K at auction

The first Holden built in Australia has sold for $600,000 at the 2013 RACV Motorclassica auction in Melbourne. The winning bid for the 1947 Holden prototype is believed to be the highest amount paid for a Holden in Australia, though fell a long way short of the $1 million asking price of the vendor, famous Western Australian car collector Peter Briggs...


Lamborghini Veneno Roadster: $6.5m supercar revealed
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Lamborghini Veneno Roadster: $6.5m supercar revealed

The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster has been officially unveiled with confirmation that it will be less exclusive but even more expensive than the extreme coupe on which it's based. Lamborghini will build nine Veneno Roadsters – three times more than the number of coupes – and will sell them for 3.3 million euro, a price tag that would translate to roughly $6...


Lamborghini launches Google Maps virtual museum tour
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Lamborghini launches Google Maps virtual museum tour

Lamborghini has made touring its exclusive Sant'Agata museum an everyday possibility for fans of the brand around the world via a new expansion of Google Maps. Derived from Google’s street view technology, the Lamborghini Museum virtual experience provides an indoor look at the two-storey facility in Bolognese, Italy, allowing users to gaze at the brand’s collection of exotic, classic and modern sports cars...


Lamborghini recalls $44m worth of supercars in Australia
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Lamborghini recalls $44m worth of supercars in Australia

Lamborghini is recalling 66 supercars worth a combined $44.3 million in Australia due to a fault relating to their carbon ceramic brake discs. A recall affects 16 Lamborghini Gallardo Coupe and Spyder models built between 2007 and 2009, and 50 Murcielago Coupe and Roadster models built between 2006 and 2010...


Lamborghini CEO confirms Urus SUV production
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Lamborghini CEO confirms Urus SUV production

Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann has confirmed the Urus SUV concept will reach production. A production version of the Lamborghini Urus SUV concept, which first appeared at last year’s Beijing motor show, has long been rumoured to be in development, however Lamborghini has hitherto declined to confirm the car’s production...


Lamborghini Cabrera: Gallardo successor spied at the Nurburgring
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Lamborghini Cabrera: Gallardo successor spied at the Nurburgring

The successor to the Lamborghini Gallardo has been spied undergoing high-speed testing at the Nurburgring in Germany. The iconic Italian marque's forthcoming entry-level supercar – strongly rumoured to be called the Lamborghini Cabrera after a breed of Spanish fighting bull – is seen here in its most revealing guise yet ahead of its anticipated unveiling early in 2014...


Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Squadra Corse: officially unveiled
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Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Squadra Corse: officially unveiled

The Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Squadra Corse has been officially unveiled at the 2013 Frankfurt motor show. As its name suggests, this latest and most extreme model in the Gallardo line-up has been developed by Lamborghini’s new racing department Squadra Corse and features many of the same components used on the Gallardo LP570-4 Super Trofeo racing car...


Lamborghini Veneno Roadster: nine units confirmed for production
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Lamborghini Veneno Roadster: nine units confirmed for production

Lamborghini CEO Stephen Winkleman has confirmed the Sant'Agata-based car maker will produce a limited run of Lamborghini Veneno roadsters, based on the hardtop hypercar first revealed in Geneva earlier this year. In an interview with Car and Driver, Winklemann said Lamborghini would produce a total of nine Veneno roadsters – three times as many as the coupe – at a cost of around 3...


Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse to debut at Frankfurt
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Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse to debut at Frankfurt

The Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse has been revealed ahead of its debut at September's Frankfurt motor show, potentially pushing back the unveiling of the long-running model's replacement. Said to bring the performance and emotion of the race track to the road, the new Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse is based on the Gallardo Super Trofeo – the race car used in the brand’s Blancpain Super Trofeo racing series...