Lamborghini Diablo – the legendary supercar from the Italian manufacturer, which became the successor model Countach. It was named in honor of the brave and indomitable bull Spanish Duke Veraga. The serial version coupe Lamborghini Diablo was introduced in Monte Carlo 21 January 1990.
The car surprised everyone with its unique appearance. She looked aggressive but at the same time elegant and refined. The design of the Lamborghini Diablo traced the American-Italian features (Lamborghini then belonged Chrysler concern). Supercar received retractable headlights and fashionable guillotine doors that open upward. Salon moved to the front of the car. Sharp edges and lines attached Diablo additional aggressiveness and speed. Luxury roar and phenomenal power Under the hood of the car hiding a real “monster” – a 5.7-liter 12-cylinder 492-horsepower engine. It was a modernized version of the Lamborghini V12 with an increased volume of electronic fuel injection technology and double overhead camshaft (DOHC). And a top speed reaches an impressive, even standards, 325 km/h. All the weight loss! At the time of occurrence of the price of a Lamborghini Diablo was 240,000 dollars, but the supercar was not luxurious interior and a large number of equipment. Also on the car did not have ABS. But all this was done in order to minimize the weight of 1625 kg. Lamborghini Diablo VT The standard model was sold from 1991 to 1993, and in 1993 it saw the light of Lamborghini Diablo VT (Viscous Traction) – restyled version of the supercar. The main change in the car is the use of a viscous clutch in the drive of the front axle. The model produced until 1998, and was in the lineup and version Roadster – Diablo VTR. In 1999 she made her debut VT (ver. 2). The car has received a more powerful engine with 530 “horses”, reinforced disc brakes and anti-lock system. The third version of the Lamborghini Diablo VT 6.0 debuted in 2000. It is equipped with even more powerful 6.0-liter engine (583 hp) from the Diablo GT, improved exhaust and fuel systems, and the new firmware on-board computer. About superfast version SV Modification of Lamborghini Diablo SV presented at the Geneva Motor Show in 1995. The car has a rear-wheel drive, 510-horsepower engine V12, a new instrument panel from VT, enlarged in diameter brake discs and a different rear spoiler that can be adjusted. About modification Diablo GT Modification of the Lamborghini Diablo GT was produced in quantities of 80 pieces. The car went on sale in September 1999. Uncompromising Diablo VTTT Exclusive modification Lamborghini Diablo VTTT (all were released only six such machines) is based on the Diablo VT, but its engine equipped with twin turbochargers Garrett T4, which increased its impact as much as 750 hp. According to unconfirmed information, Diablo VTTT able to develop a speed of 410 km/h. To cope with such a supercar of its creators – the specialists of Platinum Motors of California, equipped with an upgraded car gearbox with dual-clutch Kevlar and powerful ventilated brakes. The price of each of the issued Lamborghini Diablo VTTT equal to $ 500 000. It is difficult, but possible Lamborghini Diablo – a rare visitor in Russia, so buy such a car is hard enough. The cost will vary depending on the model year, its modification, and general condition. But be prepared that the legend of Lamborghini will have to pay about $114,000. All were released in 2903 copies Lamborghini Diablo in different versions, and in 2001 it was replaced by a new supercar Murcielago, who later also acquired a large number of modifications and special version.