Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Monday, June 5, 2017
Lamborghini just released news that it plans to share its expertise on carbon fiber with the Houston Methodist Research Institute to find new ways of utilizing carbon fiber on prosthetic limbs and other medical devices that might possibly work better and last longer with lightweight construction. CEO Mauro Ferrari (interestingly enough) who is an expert in nanotechnology and bio-engineering flew to Lamborghini's headquarters in Italy recently to discuss the future plans of the program.
Although carbon fiber is already being used in the medical field, car manufactures like Lamborghini have a experimenting with the material for years. The current research departments do not have the same expertise as some of these super car manufacturers already have. The ultimate goal of the program is to find “new materials that are lighter, better tolerated by the human body, and more resistant over time than those currently used in the medical field.” This is not the first time Lamborghini has worked with a medical department. They currently have ties with many medical facilities in Italy, including Bologna University.
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Friday, June 2, 2017
Named in honor of the 100th anniversary of namesake founder Ferruccio Lamborghini’s birth, The Lamborghini Centenario is turning a lot of heads and making many people envious. The first Lamborghini Centenario arrived in the United States one week ago in Newport Beach, California. Now the second Centenario has made its way to New Jersey at Lamborghini Paramus. This one is two of only four scheduled to be delivered to the United States.
The First Centenario was fitted with blue trimmings and this one comes with just the opposite, red. Only 40 of these Lamborghini Centenario will be produced in total, 20 coupes and 20 roadsters, each with a 6.5-liter V-12 engine and a max speed of 217 mph. Even at a price of around 2 million, each and every one of the 40 scheduled to be made Centenario have been accounted for. We’re hoping sooner than later we will have one at our location! In the mean time please check out our inventory.