The Gallardo Roadster is nearly finished heading

The Gallardo Roadster is nearly finished - the STORY

During a very secret meeting at the factory in Sant'Agata, a select group of people that were invited by Automobili Lamborghini SpA was shown the new Lamborghini Gallardo Roadster version, a open evolution of the very successful Gallardo V10 model.

Naturally it was not allowed to take photographs of this brand new car, but it became obvious that the Concept S shown at Geneva last March was not a preview of the Gallardo Roadster. The massive divider between the two seats will not appear on the production model, neither will the very nice rear view camera system nor the low windshield.

The Gallardo Roadster will however feature a strong roof configuration, like on the Murciélago Roadster, the engine cover will open in the opposite direction when compared with the closed version, but the roof will actually be able to reach the top speed when fitted, if it will be a canvas roof or a metal/Carbon Fiber roof isn't really clear yet.

The Gallardo Roadster will use a new wheel design that will also appear on the closed Gallardo and a few details will be redesigned for the 2006 model year, also note that the Murciélago will receive a modified engine, probably a 6.5 Liter version with a higher power output rating. Also the design of the front and rear bumper and the side skirts has been made more aggressive for the 2006 evolution of the Lamborghini flagship ...

We'll probably have to wait until the Frankfurt Auto Show (15. - 25. September 2005) to see the first public presentation of both the Gallardo Roadster and the MY 2006 Murciélago, but it is clear that they aren't sleeping at Sant'Agata, some very exciting things are still on their way ... this is just the beginning ...


Print this article

Advertisement

The five most recent articles on LamboCARS.com

Production of the Aventador Superveloce Roadster confirmed


At the Goodwood Festival of Speed Stephan Winkelmann confirmed Lamborghini will be producing a Roadster version of the Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce.
(added on June 29. 2015)

Production of the Aventador Superveloce Roadster confirmed PRESS RELEASE


Official press release from Automobili Lamborghini SpA on the production of the Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce Roadster
(added on June 29. 2015)

Underground Racing Twin Turbo X-Version Huracan


Famous Underground Racing creates a 2000+ hp Lamborghini Huracan by installing two turbos
(added on June 26. 2015)

Aventador by LB Works


Impressive wide body conversion created by Kato-san for LB Works in Japan
(added on June 19. 2015)

Aventador Roadster wide body in brushed steel wrap


ImpressiveWrap created an amazing looking Lamborghini Aventador Roadster with LB Works wide body kit in a brushed steel look
(added on June 17. 2015)


QUICK search Yes / No


Return to top of page


Lambonews

The Gallardo Roadster is nearly finished

May 30. 2005

Text © Mark Smeyers

Leave a comment

What do you think about this ?

313 - 2302 - 163

Sponsored links

Advertisement

DMC Exotic Car Tuning

Lamborghini Club America