Amazing facts about the Lamborghini Centenario, the limited edition Sports Car, with which Lamborghini is celebrating it’s founders 100th Birthday!
Last week Lamborghini commemorated its founder’s 100th birthday with a smashing new vehicle, the Centenario. The birth centenary of Ferrucio Lamborghini was celebrated with the unveiling of the luxurious Centenario as an icon symbolic of Lamborghini’s long and passionate association with the automobile industry.
The centenario is a limited edition car and is simply awesome in its features. In a bid to mark the stamp of quality in automobile history, Lamborghini has ensured the Centenario is a collector’s item. Here are 10 amazing facts about the Lamborghini Centenario.
1 The Centenario Is Made Up Of 90% Carbon Fiber
Those wishing to get a close-up of the great Lamborghini Centenario can see this grand vehicle being showcased at the Geneva Auto Show which will be held till 13th of March. The Car is constructed of 90% carbon fiber and is being marketed in deep grayish or glossy carbon color. The 760 bhp vehicle will be a feast for all sports car fans.
2 Lamborghini’s Most Powerful Engine till Date
The Centenario will feature Lamborghini’s most powerful engine yet. The company has derived inspiration from the powerful 6.5 liter V12 engine of the famous Aventador. The Centenario’s engine has been modified to pack a punch with 770 horsepower. Incidentally the Aventador is just 690 hp. The Centenario will feature a mind boggling pickup from 0 to 60mph in just 2.8 seconds and can climb up to 220 mph.
3 Advanced Navigation and Sophisticated Connectivity
The Centenario is equipped with state of the art technology and sophisticated navigation and connectivity for accuracy in GPS; it relies on satellite navigation that appears on a 10 inch touch screen. This provides a clear and distinct picture of your direction. Connectivity through Wi-Fi enables you to stay connected to business affairs, family and friends. The vehicle’s internet capabilities feature Apple car play for directions, taking phone calls and handling your latest music.
4 The Lamborghini Centenario is a short car
At 193 inches, the Centenario isn’t a very tall car being just 44 inches high. The reason for its low height was to maintain the symbolism and philosophy of Lamborghini’s traditional design. Among the most amazing facts about the Lamborghini Centenario is the presence of fins which enhances it’s aero dynamics. Air vents incorporated into the hood ensures a smoother ride for it’s passengers.
5 The Cool Scissor Doors
Like all classy and trending sports cars, the Centenario too features the awesome scissor doors reflecting the sophistication of its gray metallic color. The remarkable customization aspect of the Centenario is such that it’s interiors can be enhanced with a variety of additional features. From a visual perspective the Centenario is extremely attractive with LED styled tail lamps and yellow accented diffuser.
6 Stitched Leather and Micro Suede Upholstery
If the Centenario has out-of-the-world features on its external façade, then the interiors are no less beautiful. The vehicle’s upholstery is made of frightfully expensive stitched leather and micro suede. Its central wheel locking facility ensures that the Centenario is one of the most technologically advanced cars ever to come out of the Lamborghini stable.
7 The Centenario’s Most Remarkable Feature Is It’s Wheel Arches
The Centenario’s wheel arches come out as the most attractive feature. Lamborghini has established the supremacy of the Centenario with it’s trademark feature of irregular wheel arches which are more pronounced on the commemorative vehicle.Arches manufactured form carbon matte fiber have a concealed airflow duct which benefits and increases the factor of its aerodynamics.
8 At 1.75 million Euros, only 40 are being built
Yes that’s the crazy price tag of the new Lamborghini Centenario!!1.75 million Euros! Moreover once these babies have been sold, their stakes may increase as only 40 are being built. This will consist of 20 roadsters and 20 coupes. This may well make the Centenario a collector’s item which is the true aim of the Lamborghini Company.
9 The Lamborghini Centenario Is Already Sold Out
Perhaps the most amazing fact about the Lamborghini Centenario is that it is already sold out!! In fact the price tag of 1.75 million Euros may well increase to 2.2 million, taking into account customization. The manufacturing of the car has been done in association with OPAC, the renowned automobile manufacturing company in Italy.