A young Italian racing driver has managed to lose control of the wheel in a Lamborghini Aventador, crashing the expensive supercar in his homeland.
According to the guts at thesupercarkids.com, the racing driver’s name is Favio Pierleoni. He was cruising the Aventador in the hills of Catelvetro di Modena, Italy, when he managed to crash the ride. After the impact, the supercar caught fire but the happily, both the driver and the passenger were rescued. They were taken to the hospital where they were given medical attention and are now in critical condition. The Aventador has been completely destroyed.
The Lamborghini Aventador is the replacement of the Murcielago and it has been officially introduced in 2011. The supercar is assembled in Sant’Agata Bolognese and it’s offered in two body styles, with a rear-mid engine and an all-wheel drive layout. The LP700-4 will be produced in 4,000 units and all of them are taking their power from a 6.5 liter V12 engine, with 690 HP (510 kW), producing 690 Nm (510 lb-ft), at 5,500 rpm. The Aventador can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) in 2.9 seconds and top speed stands at 217 mph (350 km/h).