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  • Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse

    A small number of Lamborghini Gallardo models will need to return to dealerships after the Italian firm issued a recall for the supercar. In documents filed with the NHTSA in late November and published this week, Lamborghini said 1,152 Gallardo models suffer from faulty dashboard warning lights. Lights to let drivers know of engine malfunction or issues related to the fuel injection system will not illuminate. The recall affects Gallardos from the 2011-2014 model years. The company said the car's ECU may erase trouble codes after the driver turns the ignition off, which will keep the ECU...

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    Salaff C2 coach-built supercar debuts in Monterey

    From the man who brought us 2007's stunning Mazda Furai concept comes a coach-built supercar called the Salaff C2. It made its debut Friday in Monterey, California and later presented on the concept lawn during Sunday's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Salaff was founded by American automotive...

  • 2018 Lamborghini L595 Zagato Spyder
    Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder lives on as Zagato special

    Italian coachbuilder Zagato is hard at work crafting modified machines for discerning clientele. One client appears to want a fresh take on a Lamborghini spyder, but you'd be wrong if you think we're talking about the Huracán Spyder. It seems Zagato is preparing a new version of the Gallardo...

  • 5-year old changes oil on Lamborghini Gallardo
    5-year old shows you how to change the oil in a Lamborghini

    Well, color us impressed, this kid is starting out young. Not only does 5-year-old Marcus "the mechanic" know how to change a car's oil, he's learned how to properly perform the particular maintenance procedure on a Lamborghini Gallardo. Marcus' parents clearly set out to ensure this kid has a...

  • Gidi Chamdi in modified Lamborghini Gallardo hits 240.64 mph in standing half mile
    Lamborghini hits 240.64 mph in half mile to set new world record

    If you ever wanted to know what 2,300 horsepower packed into a modern car can do, then take a gander at this video filmed at the Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack in Colorado Springs, Colorado over the weekend. It features madman Gidi Chamdi setting a new world record for a standing half mile behind the...

  • Team Galag Batmobile at 2016 Gumball 3000 rally - Image via Team Galag Facebook page
    Meet Team Galag’s Gallardo-based, carbon fiber-bodied Batmobile

    Gumball 3000 regulars Team Galag has brought out possibly its best vehicle yet for this year’s rally, currently underway in Europe. Having previously brought us a custom car based on a Nissan GT-R as well as a pretty convincing Tumbler Batmobile replica, the Saudi Arabian duo have now come up...

  • Lamborghini Gallardo tackles flooded road

    A few years back we saw a Gumball 3000 participant navigate his way through about a foot of water in a Lamborghini Murciélago. We thought it was brave though also reckless considering how low the Murciélago—and its engine—sits. ALSO SEE: Jeep Driver Out-Jerks Corvette Driver’s Jerk Parking Job: Video Now, someone in a Gallardo has reaffirmed to us that Lamborghini drivers are still fearless when it comes to fording. This video from YouTube user Ben Reilly shows a Gallardo crossing an even wider and deeper patch of water on a flooded stretch of road. Strangely...

  • Lamborghini Gallardo driver attempts to transport giant teddy bear - Image via Weibo
    Giant Teddy Bear Not Allowed Atop Lamborghini Gallardo

    A man in China found out that the passenger he was shuttling wasn't allowed to ride in his Lamborghini Gallardo. Well, in isn't the right word as this passenger was riding atop of the bright green Gallardo. The passenger in question was a giant teddy bear that the Lamborghini owner was bringing to...

  • Lamborghini Gallardo modified by Undergroung Racing hits 234.86 mph in a standing half mile
    Twin-Turbo Gallardo Hits 234.86 MPH Over Half Mile, Sets New Record: Video

    If you’re looking for an expert in extracting huge power from exotics, one name you’ll hear often is Underground Racing. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, the company regularly builds kits that come with four-figure horsepower ratings, and one of the most popular models its customers...

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    Lamborghini Gallardo Proves Utility Is A State Of Mind

    A good truck or sport-utility vehicle can help a person haul a whole ton of stuff. For a handful of people though, the driving dynamics of such a rig can leave a bit to be desired. Someone that drives a Lamborghini Gallardo, for example, might not enjoy the raised driving position, bouncy...

  • Lamborghini pranksters get tased
    Lamborghini Pranksters Get Tased For Being Dumb: Video Justice

    This, friends, is why you don’t prank people--perhaps especially supercar owners. Or, if you choose to anyway, why you should be prepared for anything. DON'T MISS: Jeep Driver Out-Jerks Corvette Driver's Jerk Parking Job: Video These two Czechs, via Road & Track, sought to get revenge for...

  • Chrome-wrapped Lamborghini Gallardo crashed in East Lansing, MI. Photos by Sheldon Little.
    Chrome Lamborghini Crashes Into Jeep Wrangler In Michigan: Gallery (Updated)

    (New photos added to gallery and new details in the story below). This is what it looks like when a chrome-wrapped Gallardo crashes into a Jeep Wrangler. As you might guess, the Lamborghini suffers more than the Jeep. DON'T MISS: First Lamborghini Huracán Crash Results In Nothing But Ashes...

  • Lamborghini 5-95 Zagato. Images via Farhan Al Bastaki.

    This yellow head-turner is the second of the planned five Zagato-bodied 5-95 Lamborghinis. The first, an orange example, was unveiled at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in May. MUST WATCH: This Moron Left The Driver's Seat In A Self-Driving Infiniti Q50 On The Highway: Video The photos of the car, posted to Facebook by Farhan Al Bastaki, reveal a design identical to the original orange car, but rendered in a brilliant yellow. According to Al Bastaki’s Facebook post, there are now a total of five examples planned for construction for a handful of very lucky collectors...

  • Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder crashed by hotel valet. Image via BigBoyToyz.
    Video Emerges Showing Lamborghini Gallardo Destroyed By Valet

    Valets of the world, what is it you have against Lamborghinis? Can't you just take it easy on them? For us? DON'T MISS: Did A LaFerrari Just Catch Fire? White, sparkling clean, and absolutely smashed to bits at the nose, this Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder was crashed at a La Meridien hotel in New...

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    Lamborghini Gallardo Hits 250 MPH And Then Ignites Itself: Video

    Taking a fast and powerful car and making it faster and more powerful can be tricky business if you want to push the limit. For example, the Lamborghini Gallardo is already a high-strung Italian beast that can hit high speeds. Not the high speeds that that folks that hit dragstrips are looking for...

  • Lamborghini 5-95 Zagato, 2014 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este
    Zagato Shows Off Bespoke Lamborghini 5-95 At Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

    A partnership between Lamborghini and Zagato that dates back to 1965, when the Italian design house built a pair of special 3500 GTZ models on the bones of Lamborghini’s first model, the 350 GT, has just seen a new chapter written. That chapter is the Lamborghini 5-95 Zagato, which made its...

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    Lambokhana Takes Gymkhana To The Supercar World: Video

    Ken Block's Gymkhana series still hasn't grown old for us, perhaps because it pleases the inner child we never quite managed to outgrow. But now the world has a new challenge: supercar gymkhana. DON'T MISS: Ferrari F40 Loses Head-Butting Contest With Dodge Dart On Test Drive In this case, it's...

  • Lamborghini catches fire at more than 200 mph
    Lamborghini Gallardo Bursts Into Flames At 200 MPH: Video

    Italian cars have, not unfairly, developed a reputation for catching fire from time to time, despite sporadic incursions from the Germans. But when they're modified, you can't blame the brand. MUST SEE: 2005 Ford GT Prototype PB1-3 Ford Sale, Priced At Just $400,000 We're not even sure who's to...

  • LAPD adds Lamborghini Gallardo to its fleet

    Apparently it's not just the Dubai Police force that has the best toys (although their fleet is insanely impressive). Los Angeles just stepped up its fleet game with the addition of a Lamborghini Gallardo. This vehicle and its usage are a donation from Travis and Nathalie Marg, the owners of Light Source 1, which is a fiber optics company. The Gallardo will see use as a charity vehicle alongside the LAPD Air Support Team. Not a bad choice of wheels, since it's one of a few vehicles that can keep up with the choppers circling in the sky. MUST WATCH: 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO With N-Attack Package...

  • Lamborghini Gallardo Super Trofeo Stradale takes on Porsche 911 Turbo at the drag strip
    Lamborghini Super Trofeo Stradale Drag Races Porsche 911 Turbo: Video

    The Lamborghini Gallardo will soon be replaced by the new Huracán, but that doesn't mean it's obsolete just yet--in fact, it appears to have something to offer against even the 991 Porsche 911 Turbo, at least when it's in Super Trofeo Stradale form. MUST WATCH: LaFerrari Duels With Ferrari...

  • Reiter Lamborghini Gallardo on a ski slope.
    Reiter Lamborghini Gallardo Is The Ultimate Chairlift: Video

    Apparently, a modified Lamborghini Gallardo is just as good on snow as it is on pavement.

  • Thief of Guy Fieri's stolen Lamborghini caught on video
    Guy Fieri Lamborghini Thief Gets Life In Prison, Spy-Grade Theft Caught On Video

    Three years ago, we brought you the news that spiky-haired bro-chef Guy Fieri's 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo had been stolen from a dealership. The thief had rappelled in, cut the lock, and driven away. That was known at the time, but what wasn't known was who had stolen the car, or where it was. A...

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    Last Lamborghini Gallardo Rolls Off The Assembly Line

    Ten years ago, the world was introduced to a brand-new machine produced inside a Sant'Agata Bolognese factory. Powered by a 5.0-liter V-10 engine, the original Lamborghini Gallardo roared to life and helped create a volume seller (relatively speaking) for the famed Italian automaker. Now, a decade...

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    Lamborghini Gallardo, Murcielago, And Bentley Continental Carbon-Ceramic Brakes Recalled

    Stainless-steel retaining screws on the cars' brake rotors may fail, the NHTSA says.

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