Lamborghini Drops Teaser Of Sian Roadster Ahead Of July 8 Unveiling


Lamborghini has teased the long-awaited Sian Roadster before its online unveiling on July 8th at 6 PM CEST / 12 PM ET.

When the Italian marque first announced the imminent arrival of a new model last week, it appeared likely the car would either be a Sian Roadster or the Squadra Corse-developed SCV12 that has been teased in recent weeks. Now, a teaser image posted on Twitter and a second uploaded to the Lamborghini website confirm it will be the Sian Roadster.

In the teaser posted on Twitter, we are shown the car is finished in a lovely shade of blue and features the same rear fins as the Sian FKP 37, complete with the same ‘Realizzata a Santa’Agata Bolognese’ script. The second teaser provides us with a look at the rear fascia of the car through a darkened image. Viewed from the rear, there are no obvious alterations between the Sian Roadster and the hardtop.

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In all likelihood, the Sian Roadster will be mechanically identical to the coupe that premiered at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. Consequently, it will continue to use a 6.5-liter naturally-aspirated V12 engine rated at a cool 774 hp and coupled with a 34 hp electric motor integrated into the car’s seven-speed transmission.

This electric motor is powered by a super capacitor that is three times more powerful than a battery of the same weight. All up, expect the Sian Roadster to have the same combined output of 808 hp and to be capable of hitting 62 mph (100 km/h) in less than 2.8 seconds and a top speed exceeding 217 mph (350 km/h).

Lamborghini is building just 63 examples of the Sian FKP 37 coupe and there’s a good chance the Roadster will be equally as limited.





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