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2013 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 Spyder


Lamborghini has revealed pictures of the 2013 Gallardo Spyder following the unveiling of the 2013 Gallardo at the Paris Motor Show last month. Just like the hardtop version, the convertible as well features more aggressive lines as well as some new design elements. The face of the 2013 Gallardo Spyder has angular lines, larger air intakes making the convertible very similar to its hardtop sibling. Trapezoidal quad exhausts with polished tips and a six fin diffuser dominate the rear end. The car gets 19-inch wheels, a redesigned tail light cluster and an optional extra style package comprising a special paint scheme. The Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder also benefits form the same tweaked 5.2-litre V10 engine, now producing 412kW of power and 540Nm of torque.

2013 Lamborghini Redesigned Gallardo.


The Italian sportscar maker is showing off six new Gallardo models at this year’s Paris Motor Show, all of them boasting angular and trapezoidal lines. The redesign of the new LP 560-4 and LP 570-4, Edizione Tecnica Gallardo models cements Lamborghini’s image as a supercar specialist. Lamborghini redesigned the air intakes at the front to make them larger, and the new models’ profiles are the sportiest yet. The back of the car features a larger exhaust pipe for improved thermodynamic performance, according to the carmaker. The new range will be available from November, and buyers will be able to choose between different color combinations for the roof and front air intakes.

McLaren P1 Concept Revealed Ahead Of Paris Debut.


McLaren has revealed the first photos of the P1 concept, which will be shown at the Paris Motor Show, previewing the hypercar that we’ll all know as the new McLaren F1.  “The McLaren P1 will be the result of 50 years of racing and road car heritage. Twenty years ago we raised the supercar performance bar with the McLaren F1 and our goal with the McLaren P1 is to redefine it once again,” explained Ron Dennis, who helms McLaren Automotive. “Our aim is not necessarily to be the fastest in absolute top speed but to be the quickest and most rewarding series production road car on a circuit,” adds McLaren MD Antony Sheriff. Performance-wise, the supercar should at least be on the same level as the brand new 12C Spider (625hp, top speed of 328km/h and capability to go from 0 to 100km/h in just 3.1 seconds).

McLaren fans will have to wait for the Paris Motor Show, from September 29 to October 14, to get more info on the speedster’s specs. The model on display in Paris will be a concept, with the company aiming to launch a production model by the end of 2013. The P1 is expected to cost £800,000, but with production limited to 500 models, the P1 production run may be sold out to existing McLaren clients and high-profile collectors without going on general public sale.