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Lamborghini Gallardo mechanic denies 160km/h road test allegation

A motor mechanic in Perth has denied allegations that he was road testing a Lamborghini Gallardo on public roads at more than 160km/h. The mechanic has pleaded not guilty in court, saying he was doing 130km/h at the most. The mechanic, Leone Antonino Magistro, 53, took the car for a road test and, apparently, passed an unmarked police car which then initiated a chase...

Video: Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 police car hits Monza circuit

The Italian police know how to do it; seen here taking their highway patrol car out for a track day session. And why not? Their idea of a patrol car is a blistering Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4, made for this kind of thing. Although the car is not really meant for 'highway patrol' services...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Blancpain Edition to appear at Paris Motor Show

Lamborghini and Swiss watch maker, Blancpain, have put their heads together to come up with this special edition Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Blancpain, which was unveiled at a recent Super Trofeo Lamborghini one-make racing series event, held at the Vallelunga racing circuit near Rome...

Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder LP570-4 Superleggera spyphotos

It's hard to say if this mule is actually a convertible version of the Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Superleggera, but the telltale signs are all there. For a start it was lapping the Nürburgring and the big diffuser at the rear and bigger front spoiler give it away. The front spoiler is not as large as on the coupe, but that's probably because its lacking the rear wing...

Lamborghini rolls out 10,000th Gallardo

Lamborghini has built its 10,000th Gallardo. The pinnacle LP 560-4 in question was shipped to Shanghai, China, where further celebrations continued. The Lamborghini Gallardo first went into production in 2003, and from initial launch shots to first impressions out on the track, the Gallardo astounded critics...

Video: Valentino Balboni drives his Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2

If you had ever wondered why Lamborghini went to the trouble of dedicating a special edition, rear-wheel-drive version of the Lamborghini Gallardo to its most revered test driver, wonder no more. In this clip, Valentino Balboni himself explains the history and pedigree of the rear-drive Lamborghini - most of which he had a great deal of influence over - from the Miura, to the Countach and the poster-child Diablo...

Official: Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Valentino Balboni

Previous speculation concerning a rear-drive Lamborghini has now been confirmed following the official unveiling of the Gallardo LP 550-2 Valentino Balboni. Named in honour of veteran Lamborghini test driver, the LP 550-2 Balboni has been limited to just 250 units worldwide and stakes its claim as the only current Lamborghini that delivers its power to the road via its rear wheels alone...

Rear-drive Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 leaked

While it may seem like a confusing mix of numbers and letters, the latest thoroughbreds to come from Lamborghini have adhered to a strict naming policy which describes the engine layout, horsepower and drive type. Without this naming protocol these leaked images would reveal little more than a new special edition Gallardo, although its carefully crafted model designation tells us all we need to know - LP550-2...

FT2: Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 Coupe and Spyder

Our return to Italy also sees the CarAdvice team back behind the wheel of two of the latest supercars from Lamborghini with the LP 560-4 Coupe and Spyder. In their home country these two cars certainly demand great respect, with one rumour suggesting it is impossible to receive a speeding ticket while driving a Lamborghini in Italy – certainly a theory we will put to the test...

2009 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 Spyder

Lamborghini has finally unveiled the much anticipated Spyder version of its new Gallardo LP 560-4 at the Los Angeles Auto Show.   As the successor to the best-selling Lamborghini of all time, the LP 560-4 Spyder perfectly combines the performance and handling of the coupe with the luxury of open air driving...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Super Trofeo

While Ferrari has always been primarily a motorsport company which delved into road-going super cars, Lamborghini's lack of motorsport heritage has lingered as a blemish on its performance reputation - a result of founder Ferruccio Lamborghini dismissing any involvement as being unprofitable...