Gallardo was the name of a herd of bulls eighteenth and thickens well preserved the tradition Lamborghini bull choosing names for their cars. The Lamborghini Gallardo is placed under the bat in the lineup of the brand. Compete in the market with the Ferrari 430, Porsche 911 Turbo and Aston Martin DB9. It is a much more practical than the Murcielago, which does not have the famous doors in own brand scissors and a much better rear visibility and manageability for everyday supercar.
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It features a 10-cylinder engine in V at 90 degrees and 4961 cc. 500 Cv. at 7800 rpm. Made of aluminum pistons without shirts, compression ratio of 12.5 to 1, forged steel connecting rods, crankshaft offset 18 degrees, which improves the ordering power and reduces engine height, making it more compact. Double camshaft chain commanded and 4 valves per cylinder. On with a single coil for each cylinder, direct fuel injection, continuous variable distribution phrases intake and exhaust (the higher regime will slowing the opening timing of the intake valves), intake manifolds variable length (long low and high short course regimen). 2 lines of escape type 5 en1. Dry sump lubrication. Oil cooling with heat exchanger itself. A curious fact: it can reach 104 km / h in first gear before the first change.
6-speed e-gear. 5 operating modes: normal, sport, corsa, thrust mode and automatic. Permanent 4 wheel viscous coupling element capable of modifying the distribution (: 30:70 usually behind front) traction. There also between the front wheels free differential braking the wheel that loses traction. The gear oil carries its own heat exchanger.
Made of aluminum-based extrudates by other fused together to form a three dimensional structure on which stamped parts which are joined by welding, screws or rivets are placed. Overlapping double wishbone suspension (parallelogram), also aluminum.
Ventilated front brake discs 365 mm. 8-piston calipers. Brembo.
Rear brake discs 356mm ventilated. 4-piston calipers. Brembo.
ABS (Anti Blocking System).
Automatic pop spoiler (above 120 km/h).
Airbags for driver and passenger side.
Alarm, central locking, traction control, immobilizer, trip computer,
dual zone automatic climate control, power seats, power steering, power windows,
alloy wheels, leather upholstery, mirrors electrically folding mirrors.
*The pictures correspond to the model and color of the actual car.