Lamborghini Shows a Monstrous Supercar Based on the Aventador SVJ

The premiere of the new Lamborghini SCV12 will take place before the end of summer.

The supercar is based on modified components from the Aventador SVJ.

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Last year, the manufacturer announced work on a new hypercar based on the Lamborghini Aventador. At the same time, the company warned that the new product will be designed for the track, and not for public roads. Now its name is revealed – the Lamborghini SCV12.

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The SCV12 is the joint brainchild of Lamborghini Squadra Corse and the company’s design studio. The coupe has received a number of innovations, each of which can be called significant. This is both the front fascia with improved ventilation and a redesigned air intake on the roof for effective cooling of the powertrain. Equipment also includes new body kit elements. These include a front splitter, «fins» for door sills and an impressive carbon fiber wing.

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A 6.5-liter V12 develops more than 830 hp – 60 hp more than the Aventador SVJ. A 6-speed Xtrac sequential gearbox, which is paired with the engine, sends all the thrust to the rear axle.

The coupe has got a lightweight carbon fiver chassis, a differential with an adjustable degree of blocking, and19-inch front and 20-inch rear magnesium wheel rims. Also, Pirelli has developed special racing slicks for the SCV12.

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Rumor has it that Lamborghini plans to release about forty SCV12 cars for selected customers of the brand. They will be offered driving programs on famous race tracks. Five-time winner of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Emanuel Pirro, will provide training for the drivers. Technical support will be provided by specialists from Lamborghini Squadra Corse.

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