The 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante combines the best of Lamborghini. It is an athletic, high-performance coupe that displays extreme performance and thrilling, sporty performance. Yet it also provides a fun, open-air experience with its soft-top convertible roof.
The 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante received a more aggressive front fascia, a body-colored grill, special body stripes, and visible carbon-fiber bits. The latter is a signature material incorporate into Lamborghini design.
Carbon fiber and its composites are responsible for 40 percent of the weight improvement in the Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante. The carbon-fiber composite material is used on the engine cover, available rear spoiler, diffuser, on certain sections of the underbody panels, and the mirror caps.
As with its stablemate, the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera, the light weight of the Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante is achieved in the interior through more use of carbon fiber. It also substitutes lighter-weight Alcantara for leather in certain areas around the interior cabin.
The Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante features a 5.2-liter, V-10 engine with “Iniezione Diretta Stratificata” gasoline direct injection. It produces 570 horsepower and 398 lb. ft. of torque. The droptop Spyder Performante can plaster a smile on your face and rip the hair off your head with a 0-62 mph time of 3.9 seconds. It has a top speed of 201 mph.
The 143 lbs. reduction in weight achieved by the engineers in Sant’Agata Bolognese means the Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Spyder Performante nudges the scales with a dry weight of 3,274 lbs. Lamborghini said that was best in class in 2011 for the Spyder Performante.