Last update on October 20. 2010 in Diablo.
1995 - 1998
March 1995 Geneva Auto Show
Type of car
Two door coupe, two seater berlinetta, horizontally hinged doors
Automobili Lamborghini SpA
2650 mm / 104.15 in
4470 mm / 175.67 in
2040 mm / 80.17 in
1115 mm / 43.82 in
1540 mm / 60.52 in
1640 mm / 64.45 in
140 mm / 5.5 in
930 mm / 36.55 in
890 mm / 34.98 in
1576 kg / 3475 lbs
41/59 % front / rear
Steel rectangular tube high strength alloy and composite carbon fiber.
Aluminum alloy and hand layup composite materials with autoclave technology (cx : 0.31)
Independent front & rear with parallelogram action unequal length wishbones, anti-roll bar and front anti-dive / anti-squat geometry. Electronic control, auto and manual system.
All-wheel Brembo ventilated disc brakes with 4 calipers and an H-type hydraulic circuit with servo-assistance.
340 mm / 13.36 in
310 mm / 12.18 in
Power assisted mechanical rack and pinion, 3.2 turns lock to lock.
12.55 m / 41 ft
Front tire size
245/40 ZR 17
Rear tire size
335/30 ZR 18
Type of tire
Pirelli P ZERO with asymmetric unidirectional tread
Type of wheel
Three-piece OZ-Racing aluminum light-alloy.
Standard (black at first, later color coded)
V-12 60 degree, light-alloy block with pressed-in liners, mid mounted (longitudal), rear wheel drive.
Dual overhead camshafts, chain drive, four valves/cylinder
5707 cc / 348 ci
Bore & stroke
510 Bhp at 7100 rpm
580 Nm at 5200 rpm
Pressurized water cooling
Electronic with integrated fuel injection
Twin, three way catalytic convertors with Lambda sensors
Original L.I.E. Lamborghini electronic sequential multi-point injection. Starting from 1998 a variable Valve Timing System.
Unleaded 95 R.O.N.
16 Lit/100 Km
Lamborghini five-speed + reverse manual all-synchromesh, with a traction control system with four settings. ZF final drive with limited-slip differential.
Dry-single plate, hydraulically operated
254 mm / 9.98 in
1st gear ratio
2.310:1 - Max speed 97 Km/h or 60 Mph
2nd gear ratio
1.520:1 - Max speed 148 Km/h or 92 Mph
3rd gear ratio
1.120:1 - Max speed 200 Km/h or 124 Mph
4th gear ratio
0.880:1 - Max speed 255 Km/h or 158 Mph
5th gear ratio
0.680:1 - Max speed 328 Km/h or 204 Mph
Reverse gear ratio
2.120:1 - Max speed 106 Km/h or 66 Mph
Final drive ratio
328 Km/h / 204 Mph
0 - 100 Km/h
100 Liter / 26 Gallon
13 Liter / 3 Gallon
15 Liter / 4 Gallon
140 Liter / 37 Gallon
$ 85,000 - $ 126,700
The LamboCARS.com article written by Mark Smeyers on the Diablo SV ...