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2009 Lamborghini Murcielago Vehicle Overview

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2009 Lamborghini Murcielago Vehicle Overview

Carolina Design
September 11, 2009

Well let’s think for a moment that you are a millionaire and you love foreign cars. Italians are there for your latter luxury, you can’t possibly beat them. There’s no car on top of the typical Italian car, Lamborghini Murciélago LP640. The looks of Murciélago hasn’t changed much in the past decade, except for the name, LP640 has been added to its name back in 2007. This addition to the name of the car indicated the engines position LP "longitudinale posteriore" and 640 indicated the increased horse power of 640 hp.

The top speed is known to be 211 mph. if you don’t think that’s enough then you must have a look at 1,001-hp Bugatti Veyron, but for 1 Bugatti Veyron’s price you can buy four Murciélagos.

The standard coupe and the convertible roadster are the two available version of 2009’s Lamborghini Murciélago. The roadster has a cloth covered roof, with a giant toupee looking cockpit. This could fly of the car, that’s why the company recommends driving it at a speed below 100 mph.

Having the car topless will cost you an extra $33,000. But the cost is not the object of consideration for those who look at it as a da Vinci painting. The people wjho like Italian art may find Lamborghini Murciélago LP640 attractive and fascinating.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options

The 2009 Lamborghini Murciélago LP640 is two-seated and has convertible roadster body styles. The roadster has standard 18 inch wheels, with a targa-style clothed roof, with high performance wheels; 335/30ZR18s in back and 245/35ZR18 in front.

A wide range of upgrades include a Kenwood touchscreen navigation system, carbon ceramic brakes, and a glass engine cover but they are expensive. You can make your Lamborghini your very own style, through Lamborghini's Ad Personam program with which you can customize your car in your own way.

Powertrains and Performance Powered by a 6.5-liter V12 this new Murciélago LP640 produces a horse power of 632. The transmission is manual. With a top speed of 211 mph, the Murciélago may accelerate up to 100 Km/h just in 3.4 seconds. The fuel mileage is 8 mpg city/13 mpg with a manual transmission.

Safety The Lamborghini Murciélago has six-piston massive and ventilated brake calipers. Carbon-ceramic brakes may also be added.

Interior Design and Special Features The scissor doors are included in the 2009’s Murciélago also including the stereo and climate controls. The cock pit is very comfortable and roomy with a lot of properly fit leather and soft-touch materials.

Driving Impressions The 2009 Lamborghini Murciélago has a full throttle acceleration; thanks to 632 hp and AWD. It is an easy drive while listening to the matching soundtrack.

For more Articles and Resources about Lamborghini Murcielago visit Lamborghini Videos and Lamborghini Forums .

Source:  Amazines.com

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