Lamborghini Aventador Roadster India launch on 25th Jan 2013
Lamborghini India will be unveiling the Aventador roadster on the 25th January 2013. First unveiled at the 2012 LA Auto Show, the Aventador Roadster is priced at ‚ā¨300,000 (Rs 2.15 crores).
Lamborghini Aventador sports car is priced at Rs 3.75 crores in India. So it will not be wrong to expect the Aventador Roadster to cost in excess of Rs 4 crores in India. More details on the how much excise duty and import duty is levied on the Lamborghini Aventador Roadster by the Indian Govt., will be revealed on 25th January 2013.
The Lamborghini Aventador Roadster engine generates peak power of 700 PS and peak torque of 690 Nm.¬†Powered by the same 6.5L petrol engine that powers the coupe variant, the roadster will have a top speed of 350 kmph and a 0-100 acceleration time of 3.0 seconds. Respective figures for the Aventador coupe variant stand at 354 kmph and 2.9 seconds. Deceleration from 100-0 kmph can be achieved in just 60 ft. Aventador is the fastest Lamborghini ever. It has a power (bhp) to weight (kgs) ratio of 1:2.34.
Transmission of the Aventador roadster is taken care by a single clutch 7 speed semi automatic, which is built by¬†¬†Graziano Trasmissioni. Aventador Roadster features two removable carbon fiber panels, which act as the roof. When not needed, these can be stored in the luggage compartment of the Roadster in the front.¬†These two carbon fiber panels, weighing 6 kgs each, provide reinforcement of the rear pillar. They also act as safety feature in case of rollover, and provides ventilation¬†for engine.