Whereas the world was anticipating to see the brand new-era Gallardo, Lamborghini determined to give you a brand new particular version based mostly on the present mannequin. Referred to as the Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse, this new supercar is predicated on the Gallardo Tremendous Trofeo racecar, and, in response to the Italian maker, it “brings race monitor emotion on to the street.”
2014 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse
The new supercar was named after the lately based division inside Automobili Lamborghini, which manages all motorsport actions from GT3 to the Lamborghini Blancpain Tremendous Trofeo championships in Europe, Asia and America.
When in comparison with a base Gallardo LP 560-4, the brand new Squadra Corse model is lighter, extra highly effective and delivers improved efficiency figures. As anticipated, carbon fiber performed an necessary function within the developments of the brand new Gallardo supercar and plenty of parts had been taken from the race monitor and delivered to the highway.
Exterior 2014 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse
For the reason that new Squadra Corse took its inspiration from a racecar, we anticipated to see some components used within the Tremendous Trofeo automotive. These components embody an enormous rear wing that ensures optimum downforce, a detachable hood with a fast-launch system. Each of those components are produced from carbon fiber and so they assist guarantee a curb weight of simply 2,954 kilos – 154 pounds lower than an ordinary Gallardo LP 560-four .
The new Gallardo Squadra Corse is additional distinguished by a decal strip working alongside the flank that’s painted inexperienced, white and red — the colours of the Italian flag.
Clients can select between four exterior colours in markets apart from the U.S.: Giallo Midas (yellow), Bianco Monocerus (white), Grigio Thalasso (gray) and in Rosso Mars (red). The bottom coat is mixed with a matte-black rear wing with contrasts in physique coloration. Within the U.S., nonetheless, Lambo will solely provide the Giallo Midas exterior colour.
Interior 2014 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse
For the interior, Lamborghini opted for a mix of carbon fiber and Alcantara. Carbon fiber sees use on the door panels, the racing seats and the middle console cowl, whereas Lambo used Alcantara for the dashboard, central panel of the seat cushion and the backrest.
Carbon-fiber insertions additionally seem on the handbrake body, the center of the middle console, the decrease rim of the steering wheel, the trim round the principle and secondary instrument panels, the door handles, and the glove field deal with.
Beneath its hood, the brand new Gallardo LP 570-four Squadra Corse retains the identical V-10 engine used within the Gallardo Tremendous Trofeo racecar. This engine delivers a complete of 570 horsepower at 8,000 rpm — 10 horsepower greater than the bottom Gallardo — and sprints the brand new supercar to 60 mph in simply 3.4 seconds, to 124 mph in simply 10.4 seconds and as much as a high pace of 198 mph.
Similar to on the racecar, within the Squadra Corse the engine mates to a automated e-gear six-velocity transmission operated by steering wheel paddles and sends the ability to all four wheel’s by way of Lamborghini new all-wheel drive system.
The new Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse shall be priced at $259,100, not together with the $2,100 gasoline guzzler tax and the vacation spot taxes.