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Lamborghini Aventador SVJ recalled over 'entrapment risk'

Lamborghini has issued a voluntary global recall of 2020 Aventador SVJ Coupe and Roadster models for a fault with the vehicles' internal door mechanisms that could see owners trapped inside their own cars. According to the Italian car maker, approximately 77 vehicles have been affected worldwide, none of them in Australia...

Automotive Industry Insights podcast: 508 Fastback v Superb 162TSI

On this week's podcast, you are joined by Mandy Turner, Kez Casey, and James Wong. We speak to Josh Dowling about the Ford Mustang EV SUV and the Tesla ute at the Los Angeles motor show. He also talks in more detail about his trip with a team replacing recalled Takata airbags in remote areas...

2017-19 Lamborghini Aventador S recalled

Lamborghini has recalled the 2017-19 Aventador S and Aventador S Roadster, over concerns about the engine's ability to maintain idle. According to the company, a software fault means the engine might not maintain the minimum idle speed required to stay running. If the engine can't idle, it could stall...

2024 Lamborghini Aventador replacement could have a V8 - report

Those excited for the next-generation Lamborghini Aventador will have to wait until at least 2024 for the V12-powered supercar's replacement, according to a report from Automobile – It’s also not clear whether it’ll even have a V12. Volkswagen CEO, Herbert Diess, is looking to find efficiencies and increase profits within the Volkswagen Group empire and he’s putting the squeeze on Lamborghini...

Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster revealed

Lamborghini has revealed the Aventador SVJ Roadster for the Geneva motor show this week, which the company says brings "exclusive open air driving perfection". As expected, the convertible version of the Raging Bull's flagship draws upon the coupe's mechanical and aerodynamic package, while swapping out the fixed hard roof for removable carbon-fibre panels that can be stowed in the 'frunk' – or front trunk, if you will...

Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster headed to Geneva - report

It appears Lamborghini is planning a pretty significant reveal for the Geneva motor show later this week, specifically a drop-top version of its Aventador SVJ flagship (coupe pictured). American publication Carscoops claims it has unnamed sources telling it the Raging Bull will bring the Aventador SVJ Roadster to the Swiss event, complete with all the mechanical and aerodynamic upgrades already seen in the coupe, though with a removable carbon-fibre roof...

Tesla Model X v Lamborghini Aventador S drag - video

We know the Tesla Model X P100D is very, very quick off the line. It recently won a drag race against its super-SUV rivals, but there's always something faster and more powerful ready to race. With 450kW on tap from its four electric motors, and something called Ludicrous Mode, the Model X is a proper straight-line weapon, but it's up against some serious metal this time around...

Lamborghini SC18 unveiled

The Lamborghini SC18, a special one-off version of the Aventador designed primarily for track and racing use, was unveiled overnight. Developed by the Squadra Corse, the SC18 has a new "extreme" aerodynamics package including a large rear wing fashioned out of carbon-fibre and featuring three adjustable mechanical elements...

Lamborghini Aventador SVJ revealed, priced from $949,640 - UPDATE

Lamborghini has finally revealed the Aventador SVJ at Monterey Car Week in California, ahead of global deliveries to commencing early next year. UPDATE, 31/8/18: Pricing for the Aventador SVJ has been confirmed for Australia and New Zealand, kicking off at $949,640 and NZD$818,864 respectively before on-road costs...

Lamborghini Aventador SVJ leaked

The Lamborghini Aventador SVJ has been partially revealed in a front-on image posted by a British dealer this morning, not long before its full unveiling at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Published on Instagram by H.R. Owen Lamborghini – which has showrooms in London, Manchester and Pangbourne – the image shows a bright green Aventador with unique details compared to the 'standard' S version...

2019 Lamborghini Aventador SVJ teased again

Lamborghini has once again teased the Aventador SVJ – or Superveloce Jota – just days ahead of its official reveal at Concours d'Elegance at Pebble Beach, California. This latest preview shows the vehicle's rear, including a prominent rear wing made of carbon-fibre, and what looks like an air intake designed to channel air out the rear...