Lamborghini Diablo VT-R – Specs & Performance

Lamborghini Diablo VT-R

Specifications

The same specifications as for the standard Diablo VT comply except :

  • Type : Lamborghini Diablo VT-R
  • Years built : 1996
  • Production : 3
  • Chassis number : ZA9DE07A0SLA12395 is the yellow car at the top of this page,and the only RHD made
  • Presentation : build on special order only
  • Type of car : Two door coupe, two seater berlinetta, horizontally hinged doors
  • Drive train : 6-Speed all synchromesh
  • Top speed : 328 Km/h (203 Mph)
  • 0 – 100 Km/h : 4.09 sec.
  • Price : n.a.
  • Current value : During 2004 one of these rare cars changed hands for 565,000 Au$ (nearly 400,000 US $)
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Lamborghini Diablo VT-R
ENGINE
Type V12, Mid-longitudinal, Aluminum block and heads, chain driven DOHC per bank
Valves 4 per cylinder
Capacity 5,707cc
Bore/Stroke 87mm x 80mm
Compression 10:1
Fuel System Weber-Marelli electronic port fuel injection
Max power 492bhp @ 6,800rpm
Max torque 428 lbs/ft @ 5,200rpm

DRIVETRAIN
Transmission Four wheel drive
Gearbox 5-speed + reverse
Transfer-gear Ratio 1.59:1
Final-drive Ratio 2.41:1, limited slip
Clutch Dry single plate 10″
Gear Ratios
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
Reverse
1:2.31 – 59 mph
1:1.52 – 89 mph
1:1.13 – 121 mph
1:0.89 – 154 mph
1:0.68 – 202 mph
1:2.12 – 65.5 mph
Differential Central – Viscous Coupling
Front Bevel Gear Type – Limited Slip 25% – Ratio 1:2.81
Rear Bevel Gear Type – Limited Slip 45% – Ratio 1:2.41

STRUCTURE
Chassis Steel-tubing space frame
Body Aluminum alloy, carbon fibre and fibreglass reinforced plastic
Wheels O.Z. Racing 3-piece, cast aluminum hub with forged aluminum rim
– front 8.5 x 17 inches
– rear 13 x 17 inches
Front Tires 245/40ZR-17 Pirelli P Zero
Rear Tires 335/35ZR-17 Pirelli P Zero

SUSPENSION
Front Independent unequal length control arms, coil springs, anti-roll bar.
Rear Independent unequal length control arms, 2 coil shock units, anti-roll bar.

BRAKES
Type Vacuum power assisted
Front 12.6 in. ventilated discs
Rear 12.2 in. ventilated discs
DIMENSIONS
Wheelbase 2674.4 mm / 104.3 in
Overall Length 4502.6 mm / 175.6 in
Overall Width 2059 mm / 80.3 in
Overall Height 1115.4 mm / 43.5 in
Front Track 1553.8 mm / 60.6 in
Rear Track 1656.4 mm / 64.6 in
Ground Clearance 143 mm / 5.5 in
Weight 1701 kg / 3750 lb
Distribution
Front/Rear
40/60
Fuel Tank 26.4 U.S. Gallons

PERFORMANCE
Top speed 202 mph
0-60mph 4.09 sec
0-100mph 11 sec
Fuel Consumption
– Highway
– City
14 mpg
9 mpg