Bad news for the Italian supercar maker Lamborghini after its Aventador model will have to be recalled for a problem with the gearbox.
According to carsuk.net, purchase Lamborghini Aventador owners will soon be informed on the recall and they will have to make a trip back to the dealers with their Italian supercar. Our source is telling us that the Lamborghini Aventador is having some problems with the gearbox and even if the Italian automaker denied these rumors at first, it seems that the supercar will be recalled. Owners of the Lamborghini Aventador won’t have to wait too long to get their cars back because the dealers will only do a software update.
As a reminder, the Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 is a two-door, two-seater sports car unveiled by the manufacturer on February 28, 2011, at the Geneva Motor Show, five months after its initial unveiling in Sant’Agata Bolognese. The Aventador is replacing the Murcielago and it has been in production since 2011. The supercar is powered by a 6.5 liter V12 engine which is developing a total output of 691 HP at 8.250 rpm and has a peak torque of 690 Nm (510 lb-ft) available at 5.500 rpm. The 0 to 100 km/h acceleration time is done in 2.9 seconds and the top speed is around 350 km/h.