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Old 12-05-2012, 07:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Very exclusive private preview of convertible Aventador

This is what I have tonight, can't sleep now

The iPhone picture is not that great.
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Old 12-05-2012, 07:47 AM   #2 (permalink)
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How does the top work?
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Old 12-05-2012, 07:49 AM   #3 (permalink)
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There are videos all over YouTube. This has been out for about a month now.
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Old 12-05-2012, 07:53 AM   #4 (permalink)
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That car does NOTHING for me. Sorry. Too big and quite frankly ugly. I still love to win one though..............so I could sell it and buy an Elise, Exige, Evora, and Esprit with change left over.

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There are videos all over YouTube. This has been out for about a month now.
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Old 12-05-2012, 08:32 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Oh, my. They look great in white (regular hard top, anyway... haven't seen this version in person.)
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Old 12-05-2012, 09:34 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Simply stunning... Reminds me of the batmobile.. Haha
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How does the top work?
It's actually a roadster not a convertible. The top is carbon fiber and comes in 2 pieces, one for above the driver and one above the passenger. It is stored in the front bonnet. Much easier to install and better looking that the top from the Murci roadster.
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That car does NOTHING for me. Sorry. Too big and quite frankly ugly. I still love to win one though..............so I could sell it and buy an Elise, Exige, Evora, and Esprit with change left over.

+1........ too many angles, doesn't even look anything close to aerodynamic....Ugly IS the word !
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+1........ too many angles, doesn't even look anything close to aerodynamic....Ugly IS the word !
I have to disaggree - I quite like the Aventador design - it is the first Lambo since the Countach that I want in my garage.
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I have to disaggree - I quite like the Aventador design - it is the first Lambo since the Countach that I want in my garage.
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It's actually a roadster not a convertible. The top is carbon fiber and comes in 2 pieces, one for above the driver and one above the passenger. It is stored in the front bonnet. Much easier to install and better looking that the top from the Murci roadster.
Technically roadsters have no side glass so this is definitely a (fugly) convertible.
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Haha, need HKD8,170,000.00 to have basic model. I mean USD1,052,835.05
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This is another private event for Sesto

This happened in Nov. I forgot to post here.
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I would take a Sesto any day of the week... Absolutely hands down.
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The front and sides of the Sesto look good, but WTF was Lambo thinking with the back? Who the hell wants the tranny exposed?! Sometimes I think that there's a car design movement going on that subscribes to "The uglier it is, the cooler and more cutting edge it will be perceived as". Whatever. I don't get it. Good thing I don't have a million plus to spend on the Sesto, huh?
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The Murci top is a nightmare from what I have seen.

I like the Aventador. The last Lambo I really wanted was the Diablo roadster. The Gallardo and Murcielago are great but didn't move me like the Diablo.
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