The exclusive Lamborghini Veneno coupe now has a topless companion – Veneno Roadster. The Italian car brand chose Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to present this sophisticated piece of art. According to the CEO`s statement the open-top version features an “extraordinary performance”.
Lamborghini Veneno Roadster:power and engine
The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster is a street legal sports car created to bring racing technology to the road. The V12 engine of the car boasts 552 kW / 750 hp. The 6.5 l power plant is mated to ISR transmission. Another technological decisions that reflect the performance are the permanent all-wheel drive; racing chassis and push-rod suspension.
The Veneno Roadster sprints to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 2.9 seconds. The latest Sant`Agata masterpiece has a top speed of 220 mph (355 km/h). In comparison, the Lamborghini Aventador roadster accelerates to 62mph in 3.0sec and reaches a top speed of 217mph.
Lamborghini Veneno Roadster design
The design of the topless sports car follows the Sant’Agata`s aesthetics. The exterior features extreme proportions and bold razor-sharp lines. Many elements were crafted with aerodynamic functionality in mind. For example the front end is inspired by racing cars industry and acts as an aerodynamic wing. The adjustable rear wing and rear fenders perform the same function.
The exterior of the Lamborghini Veneno Roadster features special alloy wheels with carbon-fiber rings. The surfaces shine in a vibrant newly developed color Rosso Veneno (Red poison). The construction is entirely made out of carbon-fiber reinforced polymer. This light weight material is also extensively used in the interior. The bucket seats are made from forged composite. The Lamborghini Veneno Roadster complies with a safety and registration requirements. It is fitted with safety systems, airbags and ESP handling system.
Due to the carbon fiber body cabin, the Veneno Roadster weighs only 1,490 kilograms (3,278 pounds). The power-to-weight ratio is 1.99 kg/hp (4.38 lbs/hp).
Lamborghini Veneno Roadster price
The collectable Lamborghini sports car is priced at $ 4.1 million (3.3 million Euros). Only 9 examples of the Veneno Roadster will be built. Owners can purchase exterior colors different from the striking Rosso Vereno of the launching edition. The Italian car maker is targeting buyers from Middle East region, where the premiere of the car took place.