Lamborghini Jalpa (with the optional rear wing)
|Also called||Lamborghini Jalpa P350|
|Assembly||Italy: Bolognese, Sant'Agata|
|Body and chassis|
|Class||Sports car (S)|
|Body style||2-door targa|
|Layout||Transverse mid-engine, rear-wheel drive|
|Engine||3.5-litre Lamborghini V8|
|Transmission||5-speed synchromesh manual|
|Wheelbase||2,451 mm (96.5 in)|
|Length||4,330 mm (170.5 in)|
|Width||1,880 mm (74.0 in)|
|Height||1,140 mm (44.9 in)|
|Weight||1,510 kg (3,329 lb)|
History[change | change source]
Engine and transmission[change | change source]
The Jalpa was powered by a 3.5 L (210 cu in) V8 engine. The engine in the Jalpa came from the Silhouette. The Jalpa’s engine had a power output of 255 hp (190 kW; 259 PS), and 225 lb⋅ft (305 N⋅m) of torque. The engine in the US models made 250 hp (186 kW; 253 PS).
Performance[change | change source]
Lamborghini said that the Jalpa could accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 6.0 seconds. They also said that it could reach 161 km/h (100 mph) in 19.1 seconds. The top speed of the Jalpa was 249 km/h (155 mph). The Jalpa weighed 1,510 kg (3,329 lb).
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References[change | change source]
- Hall, Jim (December 1982). "Driving Impression: Lamborghini Jalpa". Motor Trend. Petersen Publishing: 59–60. ISSN 0027-2094.
- DeMuro, Doug (2014-12-22). "I Spent A Day With a Lamborghini Jalpa And Here Is What Happened". Jalopnik. Retrieved 2019-01-30.
- Wallace, Nicholas (2015-04-14). "This Incredibly Hot and Rare Lamborghini Jalpa Is For Sale Right Now". Car & Driver. Retrieved 2019-01-30.
- "An '80s Lambo that isn't the Countach: 1987 Jalpa heads to auction". Autoweek. 2019-01-29. Retrieved 2019-01-30.