Lamborghini sold 17 cars in India in 2012, which is an increase of 21% when compared to Lamborghini car sales figures for 2011. India is one of the important Asian auto market for Lamborghini. The Sant’Agata Bolognese based sports car maker, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Lamborghini India participated in the celebrations by giving Indian car buyers the option of buying their fastest roadster ever, Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster. Here are some images from the Lamborghini launch floor in Mumbai.
Lamborghini Aventodor, itself is a car which highlights the evolution of car industry. But there are some features inside, which highlight the Aventador Roadster. Such as, hand-crafted Sabbia Nefertem leather upholstery, Dione 20”/21” rims (lowers the car weight by 10 kgs), Azzuro Thetis (light blue) color option, 6.5L V12, 700 PS, 690 Nm, 0-100 kmph in 3 seconds, top speed 350 kmph, and two piece carbon fiber roof which weighs less than 12 kgs. Lamborghini Aventador Roadster sales will commence in India by mid 2013.
Lamborghini says, “The Aventador Roadster’s design is the result of a careful study into the best way of combining performance, elegant style, ease of use and a driving experience that excites all five senses.”
Mr. Pavan Shetty, Head of Operations, Lamborghini India said, “The luxury car market in India has seen a fair amount of growth in the last few years and continues to grow at a significant rate each year. The emphasis has shifted from pure price consideration and affordability to design, quality and pleasure. The Aventador Roadster provides passionate performance – exactly what sports car enthusiasts are looking for today.”
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Andrea Baldi, Sales Manager, South East Asia & Pacific, said: “We are delighted to introduce the highly acclaimed Aventador Roadster in India. The Roadster is the most exciting supercar that embodies performance, design, technology and engineering excellence which has captivated the imagination of auto enthusiasts across the world. I am confident about the success of the Aventador Roadster on Indian roads. The Aventador Roadster will not only wow Lamborghini fans with its innovations, but will also further develop our presence in the emerging Indian super-luxury sports car segment. India is slowly accepting the super cars as a mode to realise aspirations and we are hopeful of the success we can achieve here. We believe that our portfolio of legendary supercars has what it takes to satisfy the discerning Indian market.”