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Here are 4 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Lamborghini Aventador

The Lamborghini Aventador may be 10 years old but its legend status was established the moment it first rolled of the assembly line


  • The Aventador debuted in 2011.

  • Its V12 engine was designed and has been masterfully improved since 1963.

  • Lamborghini was the first automaker to produce carbon fibre elements in-house.


Lamborghini’s been on something of a high for the last two decades. Most of the models introduced so far in the 21st century have gone on to break numerous records and this includes the brand’s flagship supercar, the Aventador.

Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini

Here are four facts about the Aventador that you may not know:

1-It is the best-selling V12 car in Lamborghini’s history. In fact, more new Lamborghini Aventadors have been sold than all other past V12 cars combined which numbered 7,000. Last September, the 10,000th unit was sold. What’s more, by its 5th production year, the Aventador had outsold the Murciélago entire run.

2-The Aventador is a Hollywood car. It co-starred in numerous films including being the Batmobile in “The Dark Knight Rises”.

Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini

3-It was the first Lamborghini to offer a customizable Driving Mode. It was the first to feature the MagneRide adaptive suspension and the first Lamborghini with rear-steering wheels.

4- The Aventador “Ultimae”. This is the final iteration of the Aventador, and the last to include a longitudinal rear naturally-aspirated V12 engine this time capable of 780 horsepower. Only 350 will be built and it will set the stage for the next generation of super sports cars that will be equipped with hybrid technology.

Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini
Lamborghini Aventador | Photo: Lamborghini

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Matt St-Pierre
Matt St-Pierre
Trained as an Automotive Technician, Matt has two decades of automotive journalism under his belt. He’s done TV, radio, print and this thing called the internet. He’s an avid collector of many 4-wheeled things, all of them under 1,500 kg, holds a recently expired racing license and is a father of two. Life is beautiful. Send Matt an emai

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