Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale: A Frankfurt Surprise

However many edizione specialalzes Lamborghini cooks up, the world always seems hungry for more. Hence it's latest treat: the Gallardo LP570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale, a 150-copy uber-Gallardo that will be unveiled officially in Frankfurt.

Based on the Gallardo race car, the LP570-4 STS has a maximum dry weight of 2,954 lbs., about 160 lbs. lighter than the standard Gallardo thanks to repeated visits from the carbon fiber fairy, giving it a 0-62 mph time of 3.4 seconds thanks to the 570-hp V10. Painted here in a shade Lamborghini calls "Rosso Mars;" the other colors of "Grigio Telesto" or "Bianco Monocerus" can be ordered from the Italian translation of the Harry Potter books.

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Perhaps most importantly of all, this Gallardo is the first Lamborghini to leave the factory with its brake calipers painted red. It's about time Lamborghini caught up with the style of late 1990s Civics.