Lamborghini Gallardo Overview
In the prestigious 2010, U.S. News and World Report ranking of exotic sports cars the Lamborghini Gallardo tied for second with Ferrari’s 612 Scaglietti. This couple placed second to Lamborghini’s Murciealago, which costs just a few dollars more than the combined price of the Gallardo and Scaglietti.
A compilation of reviews, presented by all the major automotive publications, with results of test drives and their analysis of each vehicle in the competition is the basis for U.S. News’ ranking system.
The Gallardo was debuted in 2003 and, with nearly 10,000 units sold in its various configurations, is Lamborghini’s most produced vehicle. Its $ 198,000 price places it in the “affordable” range of many when compared to the $ 500,000 price of other top name sports cars.
This production number is made more remarkable when consideration is given to the fact that the 2005 SE model was limited to only 250 units and 185 units was the limit for the 2006 Nera Gallardo.Gallardo, named as is the Lamborgini custom, for a famous Spanish fighting bull, is an all wheel drive sports car with the exception of the rear wheel drive 2009 Valentino Balboni model.
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