Lamborghini Gallardo

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Lamborghini Gallardo
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Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Edizione Tecnica.
Overview
ManufacturerLamborghini
Production2003–2013
Model years2004–2014
AssemblyItaly: Sant'Agata Bolognese
Designer
Body and chassis
ClassSports car (S)
Body style2-door coupé
2-door convertible (Spyder)
Layout
Related
Powertrain
Engine
  • 5.0-litre even-firing V10 (first generation)
  • 5.2-litre odd-firing V10 (second generation)
Transmission6-speed manual
6-speed e-gear electrohydraulic manual
Dimensions
Wheelbase2,560 mm
Length4,300-4,386 mm
Width1,900 mm
Height
  • Coupé: 1,165 mm
  • Spyder: 1,184 mm
Weight
  • LP560-4: 1,410 kg[1]
  • Gallardo coupé: 1,596 kg[2]
  • Spyder: 1732 kg[3]
  • Superleggera: 1,557 kg[4]
  • LP550-2 Valentino Balboni: 1,546 kg[5]
  • LP570-4 Superleggera: 1,519 kg[6]
Chronology
PredecessorLamborghini Jalpa
SuccessorLamborghini Huracán

The Lamborghini Gallardo is a sportscar that has been built by Lamborghini since 2003 and is Lamborghini's most-produced model to date. The Gallardo is named after a type of fighting bull. Later, at the Geneva Motor Show 2014, the Gallardo was replaced by the Lamborghini Huracán. There are also police car models of the Gallardo for countries like Italy and England. The Gallardo's superior is the Lamborghini Murciélago. The Lamborghini V10 engine was reused in the Audi R8.

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  2. "Vehicle comparisons" (PDF). Media.caranddriver.com. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
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  4. "Car and Driver Track Sheet" (PDF). Media.caranddriver.com. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
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  6. "2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Superleggera - Second Drive - Car Reviews". Caranddriver.com. 8 October 2011. Retrieved 26 March 2017.