Archive for the ‘Lamborghini’ Category

Volkswagen Group tipped to rebrand as Auto Union

Here’s a rumour from GoAuto that has grabbed our interest, according to its report Volkswagen Group is considering a name change to Auto Union. A possible theory for the change would be to establish greater sense of independence for each of the brands under Volkswagen’s control, by removing the Volkswagen name from the umbrella company. […]

On track with the Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4

What’s better than seeing and hearing one Lamborghini Huracán on a race track? Hearing six of them. Yes, six! Check out the video after the break to see if you agree. There’s 60 cylinders and 31.2 litres of capacity pumping out a staggering 3660hp (2688kW), so we’re pretty confident you’ll like what you see. [Source: […]

The hide and seek we play with facts

It’s no use pretending, that I undertsand why Lamborghini Australia asked journos not to report on a flaming Aventador at a recent event held at Phillip Island. According to Drive.com.au the LP700-4 had completed many laps of the picturesque circuit as part of a media demonstration, which was not attended by Drive. Late in the […]

Lamborghini Huracan ready to march forth

We already know what the new 610hp Lamborghini Huracan looks like, but in case we’ve forgotten Sant’Agata’s latest hypercar hasn’t actually made its public debut yet this video teaser has been sent to remind us. The good news is you only have to wait until 4 March before you can shake the trees and earth […]

More onboard action from the Bathurst 12 Hour

Keen for some more onboard action to get you ready for tomorrow’s Bathurst 12 Hour race. Here’s a couple of laps from inside the #23 Lamborghini Gallardo with David Russell posting what was a GT lap record (2:05.9s) and also Laurens Vanthoor driving the #3 Phoenix Racing Audi R8 LMS. Factory Porsche driver Patrick Long, […]

2014 Bathurst 12 Hour photo gallery: Friday practice

Defending champions Erebus Motorsport have signaled their intentions with the #1 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 setting the fastest time in practice at the 2014 Bathurst 12 Hour today. With Maro Engel behind the wheel his time of 2:04.4533 established a new lap record for a tintop car around Mount Panorama. Conditions were hot late in […]

Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4 revealed

Lamborghini has taken the wraps off its Gallardo replacement, the Cabrera. Except it’s not called the Cabrera at all, it’s been named the Huracan. As is customary, Huracan is named after a bull, this one fought in Spain back in 1879 and apparently he took no crap from those poncey guys waving capes. And with […]

Lamborghini Veneno Roadster wins at irrelevance

Lamborghini’s pointless supercar, the Veneno Roadster, has plummeted to new depths of irrelevance with its public launch taking place on an aircraft carrier in Abu Dhabi. You think that’s strange enough, then what do you make of Fabio Cannavaro, a vital part of Italy’s 2006 World Cup winning squad, being there to lend his cheesy […]

Listen to your heart

Lamborghini has launched a new website called the Hexagon Project. It looks to be the go to place for the latest official teasers on the new V10-powered Cabrera supercar. Having the mighty task of filling the impressive boots left by the Gallardo, we’re expecting the Cabrera to be very special indeed. For now the new […]

Another Lamborghini Cabrera rendering

Lamborghini may have just sent the last Gallardo down the line, but it’s full steam ahead for its replacement, the Cabrera. If this rendering from Italian magazine Quattroroute is anything close to accurate then we’re going to be drooling over the Cabrera for many years to come. The translation for the heading above is “Ready […]

Lamborghini Gallardo production ends

Lamborghini has built a total of 14,022 Gallardos and this LP 570-4 Spyder Performante is the last one to roll off the production line. The Gallardo was first launched 10 years ago, during the company’s 40th anniversary year. Now celebrating its 50th birthday, almost half of all Lamborghinis ever made is a Gallardo model of […]