Maserati Quattroporte Bellagio Fastback Touring: The Ultimate Station…

The Ferrari 599 GTB seats only two, the 612 Scaglietti is big—but what if you have kids, dogs and elephant guns to carry? Enter the custom-built Quattroporte Bellagio, certainly not your daddy's station wagon. » 5/06/09 4:30pm 5/06/09 4:30pm

Lamborghini Superleggera On Teacups Takes "Bull In China Shop" To…

What happens when you combine a Lamborghini Superleggera » 9/09/08 3:40pm 9/09/08 3:40pm with fancy china? High-speed tea. With the help of a really gentle crane, William Ashley China of Toronto has placed a new Lamborghini on a set of tea cups as the centerpiece of an unavoidable and clever piece of advertising for the store. The Italian exotic is…

Is Touring Prepping A New Ferrari Superleggera?

Next year represents the 60th anniversary of Ferrari's 1949 wins at Mille Miglia, 24 hours of Le Mans and 24-hours of Francorchamps — the first wins in what would be an illustrious Ferrari racing history. As such, there are rumors Carrozzeria Touring is readying a coachbuilt celebration of those wins destined to be… » 6/23/08 12:40pm 6/23/08 12:40pm

Fifth Gear Pits Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera Against A Ducati 1098


The latest episode of the Beeb's other driving show saw Tiff race the new Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera head-to-head against Brit superbike racer Leon Haslam on a Ducati 1098. It's similar to an earlier match-up Final Gear ran between the standard Gallardo and a Ducati 999. That time the Ducati won by a hair. We… » 9/21/07 12:15pm 9/21/07 12:15pm

Ferrari F430 Challenge Stradale to Get Prancing Price Tag

We'll have to wait until this fall to get a good look at the Ferrari that lightness begat, but according to the Italian Autobloggers the price will be anything but unweighty. Word is the stripper F430, producing 500+ horsepower to pull 220.5 pounds less weight, will cost as much as a 599GTB, or around $268,000 at the… » 6/18/07 7:29am 6/18/07 7:29am

Spy Photos: Lamborghini Murcielago Superleggera

On today's "Look Who's on the N rburgring," our guest is the Lamborghini Murcielago Superleggera. Let's hear it. Right, so Lambo's working up a lightened version of its flagship Murcielago and tagging it with the company's "super light" designation. Again, they've replaced door panels, engine cover, wing, mirrors and… » 4/17/07 3:10pm 4/17/07 3:10pm

Super Flight: Driving the Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera

When he's not writing Car Hack's Notebook columns for the Jalop, our mate from Birmingham, UK, Nick Hall must suffer his day job. Such drudgery it is to fly to Scottsdale, Arizona to drive the Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera in the desert at ludicrous speeds, trying to outwit a police force that lives to put his… » 4/13/07 10:18am 4/13/07 10:18am

New York Auto Show: Superleggera!

Taking an early swing by the Lambo booth yesterday, we caught the Grabber Orange (or thereabout) Superleggera unmolested by the show crowd. It looked quite a bit more amped up than the flat-gray model that starred in Geneva. We took the opportunity (notwithstanding one ill-placed union ladder) to take some triple-x car … » 4/06/07 12:16pm 4/06/07 12:16pm

Superleggera!

There are few words in the English language as impossibly awesome as "superleggera." And since, Jalopnik's essential mission is to celebrate the awesome, we would like to point out that the superleggera version of anything this side of Glenn Seaborg's personal collection of transuranic elements, Fort Knox' stash of gold… » 3/23/07 8:15pm 3/23/07 8:15pm