The driver of a Lamborghini Gallardo has lost its life in Brazil after a tire burst during steering at high speed and the supercar eventually caught fire.
Whenever writing about supercar crashes we are used to saying that it was the driver’s fault but in this case the driver of the Lamborghini Gallardo in question has forgotten his luck at home and after he tried to steer his supercar at high speed, a tire had burst and made him loose control of the wheel. The Italian supercar has flipped over and dragged 200 feet, hitting the guard rail which is dividing the two lanes.
According to the guys at wreckedexotics.com, the 30-year old driver of the Lamborghini Gallardo has been killed after the supercar caught fire. The unfortunate incident happened in Sao Paulo, Brazil. As a quick reminder, the Lamborghini Gallardo has been in production ever since 2003 and the model is being assembled in Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy. Two engine choices are available for the Gallardo, 5.0L V10 and 5.2L V10, along with two transmissions. The Lamborghini Gallardo will be replaced in a couple of years by the Cabrera.