Lamborghini’s new Aventador variant spied testing in current months shall be referred to as the Aventador SVJ, the Italian agency confirmed Friday.
Lamborghini diehards will acknowledge the identify from the Miura SVJ of the 1970s, an especially restricted hardcore model of the Miura primarily based on the one-off Miura Jota prototype developed by Bob Wallace to satisfy the FIA’s Appendix J racing laws. Jota is the Spanish pronunciation for the letter J.
Likewise, the brand new Aventador SVJ will seemingly additionally function restricted manufacturing and a hardcore setup geared toward bettering monitor efficiency. There are rumors the automobile has managed to interrupt the 6:47.three manufacturing automobile lap report for the Nürburgring, set by Porsche’s newest 911 GT2 RS final fall.
There might be some substance to the rumors since our first official have a look at the Aventador SVJ is a video that exhibits the automobile on the Nürburgring and a driver who seems to be getting a briefing from engineers from Pirelli, which provides tires for Lamborghini. We even get a glimpse at a set of Pirelli P Zero Trofeo R within the quick teaser clip.
Anticipate the Aventador SVJ to run Lamborghini’s 6.5-liter V-12 with an output near 800 horsepower. Additionally benefiting the automobile ought to be an all-wheel-drive system and a model of the downforce producing Aerodinamica Lamborghini Attiva (ALA) lively aerodynamics system that debuted on the Huracán Performante. The system adjusts airflow round and thru the automobile to regulate drag and downforce ranges.
We additionally know from spy photographs that the automobile will function various visible tweaks over the opposite Aventador variants. These will embrace a brand new entrance splitter, new facet skirts, a brand new rear diffuser, and an enormous rear wing. The automobile may even function its exhaust suggestions mounted up close to the taillights.