A Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera Sleeps In London

Yellow isn't a flattering color on the Gallardo. Subsequently, 90% of all Gallardo pictures you see fail to capture their cool, compact vibe. No such problem for Ed Callow, who shot this white Superleggera on the streets of London. » 3/30/12 5:15pm 3/30/12 5:15pm

Carrozzeria's Alfa Romeo 8C-Based Disco Volante Is Desperately Beautiful

When Alfa built the original flying saucer — the Disco Volante — in 1952, they were on top of the world. Now there's a new Disco Volante — and while completely different from the original, it's just as gorgeous. » 3/07/12 10:00am 3/07/12 10:00am

Lamborghini Jota Superleggera In The Works?

Two fully-camouflaged variants of the Lamborghini Jota were seen testing at the Nurburgring, one with a spoiler, one without. Could it be Lamborghini's mysterious 83X project is really a Jota Superleggera? » 9/21/10 11:00am 9/21/10 11:00am

Aston Martin DB5 Shooting Brake: The Gentleman's Wagon

The name’s Brown. David Brown. So my company built this car and I can’t fit my dogs and my guns in there? That’s just preposterous! Make me an Aston Martin DB5 shooting brake. » 6/16/10 10:30am 6/16/10 10:30am

The Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Superleggera Is A Pacemaker

This bit of Lamborghini advertising sports raw visuals, flying boulders, a foreboding atmosphere, and a Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Superleggera. It's supposed to be elemental and intimidating, but calling your super car a pacemaker right at the end seems ill-advised. » 4/08/10 2:00pm 4/08/10 2:00pm

Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 SuperLegerra Makes Geneva Green With Envy

At 2954 lbs, the enormous-nostriled Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 SuperLeggera is the lightest Lambo currently made. At 561 HP, it's also the most powerful Gallardo. Now this is our type of green car. » 3/02/10 9:10am 3/02/10 9:10am

Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Superleggera: Holy Intakes, Batman!

Holy cow, look at the size of the intakes on the Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Superleggera! This thing's going to hoover up cats and dogs that stray into the road as fast as its owner pack away the nose candy. » 3/01/10 4:00pm 3/01/10 4:00pm

Lamborghini Planning A LP550-2 Superlegerra?

Lamborghini's been extremely forthright in their mission to release a new car yearly and with the LP550-2 Balboni making headlines earlier this month, it begs the question — will we see an LP550-2 Superleggera? » 7/15/09 9:00am 7/15/09 9:00am

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

2010 Nissan 370Z Battles Nissan 350Z Superleggera

The Nissan 370Z is a substantial update from the previous generation, but can it outperform a radically upgraded Amuse NISMO 350Z Superleggera? Watch and see who earns the overly dramatic music award. [YouTube via Straightline] » 3/30/09 11:00am 3/30/09 11:00am

Lamborghini Heels Give New Meaning To Term "Hot Shoe"

Do you consider yourself a "hot shoe" driver? Well, now your female significant other can share the bragging rights with these renderings of some seriously "hot" Lamborghini-branded high heels. » 2/09/09 9:30am 2/09/09 9:30am

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… » 4/06/07 12:16pm 4/06/07 12:16pm


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… » 3/23/07 8:15pm 3/23/07 8:15pm