Eight Facts About Lamborghini

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Ferruccio LamborghiniThe founder of the company was Ferruccio Lamborghini who lived from 1916-1993. As, you can see Lamborghini is named after the founder. In 1963 when he was forty seven years old Ferruccio Lamborghini founded the company. This factory is located bear Bologna, in a small Italian village which is called Sant’Agata Bolognese.

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Before he got interested in sports cars, Ferruccio was a successful tractor manufacturer. With his interest in sports cars, he bought many different high-performance cars including both Ferraris and Maserati. And because he was never really happy with any of them he decided to build his own perfect sports car.

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Lamborghini is today a subsidiary of the German company Audi AG, but before it was an independent company. 1998 Audi AG became the owner of Lamborghini. Because Lamborghini went bankrupt in 1978, it was sold to Chrysler long time ago, before Audi become the sole owner of the Lamborghini.

  1. Fact:Murcielagor gt3

Murcielago R-GT model (the Le Mans version) is the fastest Lamborghini with a top speed of 230 mph. Murcielago LP640 was the fastest street model from Lamborghini with an estimated top speed of 220 mph. Both of these models have a V12 engine with more than 6000cc.

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Quite a few of the newer Lamborghini models have scissor doors. Lamborghini scissor doors can rotate up and forward. The Countach, the Murcielago and the Diablo all have scissor doors, while the Gallardo does not. Since the Diablo and the Countach are no longer being produced – the only current model with scissor doors is the Murcielago.

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There is no Lamborghini that have ever been produced with less than a V8 engine. All the way through the history of the company, most of the Lamborghini models have come with the legendary Lamborghini V12 engine. Gallardo – the newest model, have a V10 engine oil. Since production of the Silhouette stopped in 1989, there are no more Lamborghini models with a V8 engine.

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Lamborghini 350 gtvLamborghini 350GTV was the first Lamborghini from 1963. For its time it was extremely fast with a top speed of 175 mph. a smaller version of the 350GTV appeared in 1964. The smaller version of Lamborghini was called also 350GT and it had top speed of 150 mph. The first Lamborghini that was faster than 187 mph was the Countach from 1974.

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In 1975, F1 racing team owner and a rich Canadian businessman – Walter Wolf convince Lamborghini to produce three super powered Countach models. This Countach ( the Wolf Countach) had the same engine as the original Countach prototype. The Wolf Countach was able to reach a top speed of 200mph.

So, these facts maybe you didn’t know about Lamborghini cars. Even today this type of car is very popular and one of the best in the world. Also, there are plenty models of Lamborghini cars and it is really good to be an owner of any type of Lamborghini car.

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