The Lamborghini Murciélago continued to offer an all-wheel-drive-and-V12 combo like Diablo (a configuration that would also live on in the Aventador) and it introduced a chunkier, more aggressive design compared to the slippery look of the car that came before it. Neither this site nor my E-mail is associated with the Automobili Lamborghini Holding SpA, LamboCARS.com is a non-commercial enthusiast website.We do not sell cars or parts, the Lamborghini name, all model names and the Raging Bull logo are registered trademarks of Automobili Lamborghini SpA. Half-a-second faster to 100 km/h than the quickest Diablo, the Veneno featured a top speed of 356 km/h and was significantly lighter than the Aventador, with which it shared its carbon-fibre chassis and monocoque. The Lamborghini Veneno (Spanish pronunciation: [beˈneno]) is a limited production high performance sports car manufactured by Italian automobile manufacturer Lamborghini.The Veneno was developed to celebrate Lamborghini's 50th anniversary. Lamborghini Veneno Roadster Specs Lamborghini Veneno Roadster powered by 6.5-liter V12 Gas Engine with ISR 7-Speed Automatic transmission. It’s perhaps the most significant car in Lamborghini history, and certainly the one that birthed the LP400 that followed it, but it will forever be number two in our hearts. Power would eventually grow past 660 horses (in the SV), and Lamborghini would enter a rear-wheel-drive version of the car in GT-class racing. Lamborghini Veneno Coupe powered by 6.5-liter V12 Gas Engine with ISR 7-Speed Automatic transmission. After having its initial design rejected by Chrysler, which had purchased the brand in 1987 (that vehicle would go one to become the Cizeta-Moroder V16T) the Diablo’s final form would be the result of a collaborative effort between Countach designer Marcello Gandini and the company’s own internal styling team. 365 Bloor St East, Toronto, ON, M4W3L4, www.postmedia.com. This was enough to slice a full second off of the LP400’s original zero-to-100 km/h time, dropping it to 4.5 seconds and giving the car a top speed of just under 300 km/h. The 6.5-liter V12 mounted amidships in the Veneno offered up 740 horsepower and just over 500 lb-ft of torque, managed by a seven-speed automatic … How do you follow up a vehicle as brash as the Countach, which shone so bright that it nearly blotted out the gorgeous lines of its predecessor? When introduced, it had a price of US$4,000,000, making it one of the most expensive … The Lamborghini Veneno celebrates its first public appearance at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. Lamborghini Veneno Specs. If the 10-cylinder Huracán hadn’t been so good four years after the Murciélago left the scene in 2010, and if the Aventador hadn’t crushed everything that came before it with such gusto, we might remember it through a different lens. The answer from Lamborghini was to focus on mind-bending performance, and by the mid-’80s the company began work on what would become the Diablo. That’s it. When forced to rank an exotic supercar family tree, sometimes you’ve got to pick nits. The Diablo was a strong success for Lamborghini and it would last all the way until 2001, eventually spawning the first production 12-cylinder roadster for the automaker. Less than 15 of these cars were built to celebrate Lamborghini’s 50th anniversary in 2013, and only a handful ended up as customer cars. Dual hydraulic circuit brake system with vacuum brake booster; front and rear CCB, 6-cylinder brake callipers, 4-cylinder brake callipers Any exercise trying to pin down the ultimate version of a face-melting scene-stealing 300 km/h-plus exotic is likely to be a fool’s errand, because how could you argue against (almost) any of the vehicles we’ve listed below? Lambo resisted hybrids longer than almost any other exotic car builder, but the Sián FKP (the initials of deceased VW-Lambo exec Ferdinand Piech) 37 was perhaps inevitable in a world where electric-assisted drivetrains are a must for automakers seeking the ragged edge of the top-speed envelope. $ 4,000,000 - $ 7,000,000Only three made, so if available on the second hand market it will be very expensive. Apr 14, 2020 - Explore Aniket Nath's board "Lamborghini veneno horsepower" on Pinterest. A derivative of the Aventador, it adds an electric motor to its sibling’s 6.5-liter V12 to produce 807 total system horsepower, powered by a supercapacitor setup instead of a battery. Unauthorized distrbution, transmission or republication strictly prohibited. It’s different enough to warrant its own section in our rankings, but not nearly as cool as any of the other cars listed here, so it’s firmly in the final spot. 270759 - © 2000-2020 LamboCARS.com - with LamboPower.com. All rights reserved. The SVJ model was capable of a truly astounding 352 km/h, which is more speed than most mortals can comprehend. Even the ‘base’ Aventador was something special, debuting in 2011 as the newest 12-cylinder Lamborghini supercar with a wild near-700 horsepower 6.5-liter naturally-aspirated mill sitting behind the driver. Back to Lamborghini Veneno Roadster Speaking of the Aventador, there are no less than 20 versions of Lamborghini’s world-stomping flagship V12 supercar, if you count up all the roadsters, coupes, and one-off special editions. Notice also the plus sign to access the comparator tool where you can compare up to 3 cars at once side by side. The 6.5-liter V12 mounted amidships in the Veneno offered up 740 horsepower and just over 500 lb-ft of torque, managed by a seven-speed automatic manual gearbox. By the time the 2000s rolled around, Lamborghini had become adept at producing limited-run variations on its existing stable of supercars. That’s the entire trick. Over 37.000 technical specs!! Longer and wider than the Countach, the Diablo retained the scissor doors that had by now become a Lamborghini trademark. The coupe’s transverse V12 was borrowed from the 400 GT touring car, and in its earliest P400 incarnation, it produced 345 horsepower. How do you pick the ‘best’ 12-cylinder Lamborghini supercar? It’s impossible to overstate how much of a cultural icon the Countach was during its 16-year run (1974-1990) as its extroverted mid-engine styling, its ridiculous scissor doors, and its sacrifice of visibility and comfort in a quest for pure, audacious speed made it an indelible part of the rad era. The 1966 to 1973 Lamborghini Miura has been lauded as being ahead of its time, the first vehicle to truly embrace the ‘supercar’ mantle after others (the Mercedes-Benz SL, the Jaguar XKSS) had flirted with the label. By the end of its run, the Diablo was able to reach 100 km/h in 3.4 seconds, with a top speed of 338 km/h. The Miura’s subtle beauty stands in direct contrast to the Countach’s look-at-me aesthetic, and while that’s placed it in good standing among collectors (with examples of the low-production Lambo routinely selling for seven-figure sums) it kept it from having quite the same impact in the midst of Detroit’s muscle car excess swirling at the time of its launch. Unlike the Miura which preceded it, the Countach placed its V12 engine longitudinally, rather than in a transverse mount. Check out our take on Lamborghini’s V12 sports car history, and see what you think of our choices. The Lamborghini Countach may not have been the brand’s first exotic sports car, but it’s the one that tacked a hundred million posters up on the walls of a hundred million teenage bedrooms. LamboCARS main / Aventador / Veneno - the SPECIFICATIONS, Carbon fiber monocoque with Aluminium front and rear frames, Front and rear horizontal monotube damper with push-rod system, ESP/ ABS with different ESP characteristics managed by drive sel, Dual hydraulic circuit brake system with vacuum brake booster; front and rear CCB, 6-cylinder brake callipers, 4-cylinder brake callipers, Steering Gear with 3 different servortonic charcteristics managed by drive select mode, Front dual stage driver airbag and front adaptive passenger airbag; seats with side �head-thorax� airbags and knee airbags, V-12 60 degree, light-alloy block, mid mounted (longitudal), 4WD with Haldex generation IV, Catalytic converters with lambda sensors. There’s nothing ‘wrong’ with the Aventador, but it was the first V12 Lambo to abandon the manual gearbox (in favour of a decidedly finicky seven-speed single-clutch auto) which took a little shine off of the driving experience. Petrol Engines (2 Versions) Choose a Lamborghini Veneno version from the list below to get information about engine specs, horsepower, CO2 emissions, fuel consumption, dimensions, tires size, weight and many other facts. This Lamborghini Countach is a 1980s dream machine, This 1996 Lamborghini Diablo SV-R is a legitimate race car for the road, We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles using Facebook commenting, Motor Mouth: There's more to EVs than just batteries. Aside from that, however, the Murciélago feels a little like a placeholder for Lamborghini in between the legend of the Diablo and the asteroid impact of the Aventador. When every one of these automobiles is a living legend, you can’t go by the numbers alone — nor can you expect everyone to agree with your pecking order. 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Under the Veneno’s hood, Lamborghini installed the same 6.5 liter, V-12 engine found in the Aventador, but with the output increased to 750 horsepower.