2004 Lamborghini Murciélago 40th Anniversary


2004 Lamborghini Murciélago 40th Anniversary

This year, to celebrate Lamborghini’s 40th Anniversary, the House of the Raging Bull is offering a special, limited edition series of its supercar Murcielago.

The SantAgata factory is upholding the Lamborghini tradition by continuing the Limited Edition Series. After the Countach 25th anniversary edition launched in 1988 and the Diablo SE launched in 1993, Automobili Lamborghini is about to launch the Murcielago 40th Anniversary Edition. A limited amount of 50 numbered cars will be produced which will be sold predominantly in Europe, the United States and Japan.

The car will be available in the exclusive Verde Artemis (jade green) colour, with a three layer pearl effect paint and features some significant modifications – both internal and external – compared to the series production Murcielago.

The upper door moulds as well as the voletto or pillar surrounding the rear window where the petrol door is located, feature an optic carbon fibre coating.

The grey anthracite coloured wheel rims make the car look more aggressive. The car is also equipped with a newly designed exhaust system and silver grey callipers. The central wheel logo, also newly designed, accurately reproduces Lamborghinis trademark.

Last but not least, the car will have a lateral side plaque featuring the 40th Anniversary Logo as well as an internal limited edition numbered plaque located inside the rear window.

The interior is also new with an asymmetrical design. The driver’s side is equipped with Grigio Syrius (dark grey) perforated leather and the passengers side in smooth black leather.

The new accessories are completed with special floor mats featuring the 40th anniversary logo and an Alpine radio with incorporated CD player. Depending on the market, some cars will also be equipped with a satellite navigation system.

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
price $ $245 000 USD
engine 60 Degree, Aluminum Alloy, V12
position Mid Longitudinal
aspiration Natural
valvetrain DOHC, 4 Valves per Cyl w/VVT & VIS
displacement 6192 cc / 377.9 in³
bore 87 mm / 3.43 in
stroke 86.8 mm / 3.42 in
compression 10.7:1
power 432.5 kw / 580.0 bhp @ 7500 rpm
specific output 93.67 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 351.52 bhp per tonne
torque 650 nm / 479.4 ft lbs @ 4000-5400 rpm
redline 8000 rpm
body / frame Carbon Fibre Body over Tubular Steel Frame w/Steel Roof & Steel
driven wheels Permanent 4WD w/Viscous Traction
front tires Pirelli P Zero ROSSO 245/35ZR18
rear tires Pirelli P Zero ROSSO 335/30ZR18
front brakes Vented Discs w/Power Assist, 4-Pot Calipers, ABS, DRP
f brake size x 355 mm / x 14.0 in
rear brakes Vented Discs w/Power Assist, 4-Pot Calipers, ABS, DRP
r brake size x 335 mm / x 13.2 in
front wheels F 45.7 x 21.6 cm / 18.0 x 8.5 in
rear wheels R 45.7 x 33.0 cm / 18.0 x 13.0 in
steering Rack & Pinion w/Power Assist
f suspension Double Wishbones w/Coil Springs, Gas Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
r suspension Double Wishbones w/Coil Springs, Gas Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
curb weight 1650 kg / 3638 lbs
wheelbase 2665 mm / 104.9 in
front track 1635 mm / 64.4 in
rear track 1695 mm / 66.7 in
length 4580 mm / 180.3 in
width 2045 mm / 80.5 in
height 1135 mm / 44.7 in
transmission 6-Speed Manual
gear ratios 2.941:1, 2.056:1, 1.520:1, 1.179:1, 1.030:1, 0.914:1, :1
final drive 2.53:1
top speed ~330 kph / 205.1 mph
0 – 60 mph ~3.8 seconds
0 – 100 mph ~8.6 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile ~11.7 seconds