2008 Lamborghini Gallardo
The 2008 Gallardo Lamborghini is widely viewed as one of the most stunning of the sports cars. With a MSRP of $190,600 – $228,040, the 2008 Gallardo Lamborghini is a 2-door, 2-passenger convertible sports car. According to Lamborghini, the Gallardo can reach 0 to 100 kilometers per hour (62.1 miles per hour) in 3.95 seconds
The Gallardo is equipped with a standard 5.0-liter V10 520-horsepower engine with a multi-point injection fuel system. It has a 6-speed manual transmission with overdrive but a 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is optional. The Gallardo has a fuel economy range of 10-mpg/city and 17-mpg/highway.
The Gallardo is an all wheel drive sports car that provides two transmission options which includes a six-speed manual transmission, and an advanced six-speed electro-hydraulically controlled ‘semi-automatic single-clutch sequential manual.’ Lamborghini refers to the advanced six-speed as “E-gear” which allows the driver to shift much more quickly than a manual transmission.
Automobile Magazine calls the Lamborghini Gallardo “truly the stuff of extreme daily driving.” It rides smooth enough for every day use. It is also known for its easy handling and acceleration. The 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo’s eye catching exterior has been well received with Car and Driver stating that the car “turns heads almost off their necks.” The Arizona Republic says that “showing up anywhere in a Gallardo guarantees instant celebrity status and front-row valet parking.” Market Watch says the Gallardo “will never be mistaken for anything else.” The Gallardo’s cozy interior has been referred to as comfortable and lavish.
“For those with loads of disposable income, Gallardo has to be on the sports-car shopping list,” says the Arizona Republic.