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gallardo vs 550 video

Discussion in 'Lamborghini Discussion (not model specific)' started by robiferretti, Nov 7, 2004.

  1. robiferretti

    robiferretti Karting

    Oct 31, 2003
    NYC area
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    rob ferretti
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  3. Cabbie

    Cabbie Rookie

    Oct 6, 2004
    Not really much of a test but great video. Nice to see these cars in action.
  4. Joe G.

    Joe G. Karting

    Dec 9, 2003
    Los Angeles
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    great vid

    i haven't laughed so hard in awhile

    poor v12 fcar

    that gallardo looks like it wasn't even trying

    if he'd lay into it a few more seconds longer the distance would have been even more embarrassing

  5. Gian Marco Bottega

    Nov 18, 2003
    South Africa
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    Marco Bottega
    It's no real surprise the 550m got spanked.It's 25hp down on the Lambo,+- 400 pounds heavier + it had a passenger of at least 150 pounds.

    It's frightening where things are going though,the Gallardo and F430 are supposed to be the babies,of Lambo and Ferrari!!!There are some stupidly quick cars coming out these days.
  6. FerrariSlave

    FerrariSlave Guest

    Nov 14, 2003
    Chicago & Miami
    Yah I cant wait to see the maranello replacement, I wonder what will be the next step with the Murci now it being a couple years old what else will lambo has in store for its top dog.
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  8. Carrera_gtcrazy

    Carrera_gtcrazy Karting

    Oct 24, 2004
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    Stephan Bauer
    thats a sweet video, really shows the beauty of the Gallardo
  9. ernie

    ernie Formula Junior

    Nov 19, 2001
    The Brickyard
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    The Bad Guy
    That was a nice video. I wonder what the outcome will be putting the Gallardo up against the 430, once it comes out? I like the Gallardo, my only complaint is that the seats are way too hard.
  10. DodgeViper01

    DodgeViper01 Formula Junior

    Oct 1, 2003
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    So this was the secret run. Interesting.
  11. KennyH

    KennyH Formula 3

    Aug 13, 2001
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    "Filming will be.." .... "Eh"


    Awesome video.
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  13. robiferretti

    robiferretti Karting

    Oct 31, 2003
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    nope the secret run was something else. This was just me and noah out cruising and met up with jeff to hang out
  14. stephens

    stephens Rookie
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    Feb 13, 2004
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    Stephen S
    Perhaps next time you can do the run with someone who can actually drive the 550! It wouldn't change the outcome, just lessen the humiliation.
  15. EVartanian

    EVartanian Formula Junior

    Mar 19, 2002
    Sunny SoCal
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    Ha, looks like a certain weasel just took care of that for you...

    That think sure can go though. Whoa! The 550 sounds like it struggles a bit as she's startin-up...cranking kinda sluggish.
  16. TimN88

    TimN88 F1 Rookie

    Jun 12, 2001
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    Maranello Replacement= 600 Imola. Rumored to have a 6 liter v12 producing between 580 and 600hp. I think the pic of the imola in the sept road and track look a little ugly.
  17. robiferretti

    robiferretti Karting

    Oct 31, 2003
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    i told him about that, as i guessed it was just a weak battery, he had it replced this week
  18. Playboy V12

    Playboy V12 Rookie

    Aug 23, 2004
    The Gardens
    The Gallardo is lighter, and has several more hp...but.

    The 550 maranello has a good deal more torque...420 lb-ft to what? 350 lb-ft?

    The 550 has ~ early diablo power...and some Diablo guys claim they're quicker than a Gallardo..

    Something isn't adding the very least, I don't think a gallardo can walk away from a 550 in a roll on race...

  19. robiferretti

    robiferretti Karting

    Oct 31, 2003
    NYC area
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    rob ferretti

    what i just showed was unbiased and as accurate as i can display. if you have a different 550 or 575 you'ld like to run against a gallardo or another car I'll videotape it :)
  20. Cavallini

    Cavallini Karting

    Nov 2, 2003
    The Gallardo looks and sounds great in motion. It's amazing how inadequate 475HP seems in a car that's only four years old.

    The stakes are higher, but the question is, will it end? Is there such a thing as enough or too much HP/TQ? Lambo will always outgun Ferrari. MB seems determined to outgun everyone. It will be interesting to see....


  21. G-force

    G-force Formula 3

    Aug 4, 2002
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    wayne skiles
    This is about what my Gallardo did against my 550 with Tubi. Gallardo
    had stock exhaust then!
  22. Cabbie

    Cabbie Rookie

    Oct 6, 2004
    Agreed, it only shows that things will simply get bigger and better in the future. :)

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