The LAMBORGHINI Diablo price was recently announced. A car collector is ready to sold his violet SE30 at $227 000. A rare 996 (N) LAMBORGHINI Diablo SE30 is on display in Amari supercars showroom at a base price of only $227 000. The vintage supercar is finished in an attractive Viola Metallic colour. Inside, the 2 door coupe is fitted with Blu Suede Sports Seats with carbon fibre back.
Lamborghini Diablo: Main highlights
The Automobili Lamborghini company has produced only 150 units of Diablo SE30 – a fact that makes the car one of the rarest brand models. This Diablo is a number 142. Most of the cars are kept in private collections.
The Diablo SE30 was create to commemorate the Lamborghini`s 30 years of experience in manufacturing road cars. In comparison with a regular model, the celebratory Lamborghini Diablo features a deeper front spoiler with driving lights. The exotic supercar is fitted twin-duct side intakes, gold plated engine, a carbon fibre engine cover and lightweight magnesium 18″ wheels.
The 5.7-liter V12 engine is fitted with a free flowing exhaust, modified cylinder head and magnesium castings. The special Diablo supercar boasts 525 bhp with a top speed of 207 mph – faster than many contemporary supercars. This thrilling supercar belonged to the pop singer Jay Kay in 1999 but soon destroyed in a car incident. After that the car was sold twice. Then, the Lamborghini Diablo price was not announced.
LAMBORGHINI Diablo SE30
- Price: £149,995
- Year1996 (N)
- Mileage 27,190 km
- Transmission Manual
- Body Style Coupe
- Fue lPetrol
- Number of Keys 1
- Colour Viola Metallic
The Lamborghini concept – Pregunta Prototype, was designed by the Design Studio Heuliez-Torino. The experts in concept vehicles – Italian branch of the French Carrossier Heuliez, combined a bespoke design, high-end aerospace and F1 technology.
Lamborghini Pregunta was revealed at the 1998 Paris Motor Show. The fascinating prototype is based on a Lamborghini Diablo chassis and uses a 520hp V12 powertrain. The high-end sports car features dynamic wide-open air intakes, fully exlectronic F-1 type Marelli instruments, an enormous spoiler, 4 points Schrott safety belt harness, internal optical fiber lighting (DGA), rear-view camera instead of mirrors, CDI Cristine GPS system.
The silver painted Lamborghini Pregunta with a blue interior is hand-built. Nowadays it costs about 1 350 000 euros.
Lamborghini cars successful story become 50 years ago. The founder Feruccio Lamborghini was an entrepreneur and car enthusiast. He owned some of the iconic Italian supercars such as Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, and Maserati.
In Lamborghini`s exotic car business there were some models that quickly changed the industry and become classics — starting with the 350 GTV prototype.
In 1966 Lamborghini launched the Miura. It was the first brand supercar named for fighting bull. This model was replaced by the Countach. This car was a real sensation with its upward-opening scissor doors. The heart of the Lamborghini Countach was a powerful V-12 engine.
Another exotic creation was Jalpa, as well as 1986 Lamborghini LM002. They were followed by Diablo, that was in production till the 1990s.
The Diablo`s replacement was named Murciélago. The Lamborghini Gallardo was the first to feature a modern design language. Then the Italian supercars company launched the Lamborghini Reventón, the Aventador , the Estoque, and the Veneno.
Image credits: Georg Schwalbach (GS1311), El Caganer
The famous lingerie design house Victoria Secret ordered a customized version of the Lamborghini Diablo SV supercar. The Diablo was finished in a pearl white metallic colour especially for the 1998 Christmas Catalogue of the fashion company.
The letters “VS” represent not only the car model but also the Victoria’s Secret company initials. The ‘SV’ logo was mounted in reverse.
The pearl White metallic exterior is combined with a creme leather interior. Passenger are able to enjoy an Alpine navigation system, 6-disc CD changer, a custom luggage set made to match the interior and special driving gloves, and cellular phone case.
The rear wing seen of the exotic car is finished in the same pearl white metallic shade. The exterior of the Victoria’s Secret Lamborghini Diablo VS is highlighted by chrome finished three-piece, five spoke wheels.