2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Lamborghini Gallardo Competitors

$193-253k super car, designed & built in Italy 12-13 city / 20 hwy 253-476 mile range, gas engine
550 to 570 hp 317 cu. in. V10

As well as being compared against other super cars and exotic cars, the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera is also often compared to roadsters, luxury cars, sports cars and cars. The 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera's top rivals come from Nissan (such as the GT-R Black Edition and the Altima 3.5 SR) and Porsche (such as the 911 Turbo and the 911 GT3 )

compared to super car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera compared to other super car competitors include: it has standard paddle shifters (standard vs not available) and is slightly sportier (5.2 lb/hp vs 6.3 lb/hp).

However, on average it only has a naturally-aspirated engine (none vs twin turbocharger) and slightly longer braking distance from 60mph (112 ft vs 101 ft).

2012 Nissan GT-R Black Edition

2012 Nissan GT-R Black Edition
$96,100

Significant advantages of the GT-R Black Edition (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • GT-R Black Edition's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 101 ft vs 112 ft
  • Faster 0-60 mph time: 2.9 seconds vs 3.4 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the GT-R Black Edition (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Sluggish performance: 7.2 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp

common strengths of the GT-R Black Edition and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 2.9 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.2 s @ 122 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
arrow Compare the 2012 Nissan GT-R Black Edition vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2010 Porsche 911 Turbo

2010 Porsche 911 Turbo
$133,750

Significant advantages of the 911 Turbo (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • 911 Turbo 's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 101 ft vs 112 ft

Significant disadvantages of the 911 Turbo (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Sluggish performance: 6.9 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Significantly less powerful: 500 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the 911 Turbo and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 3.0 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.2 s @ 125 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 1.01 g vs 1 g
arrow Compare the 2010 Porsche 911 Turbo vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2010 Ferrari 458 Italia
$230,675

Significant advantages of the 458 Italia (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 99 ft vs 112 ft

Significant disadvantages of the 458 Italia (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • None found

common strengths of the 458 Italia and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both cars are very sporty: 5.3 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.5 s @ 125 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
arrow Compare the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

2011 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
$112,550

Significant advantages of the Corvette ZR1 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Corvette ZR1's Supercharger increases power output: Supercharger vs None
  • Significantly more powerful: 638 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM

Significant disadvantages of the Corvette ZR1 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much longer braking distance from 60mph: 126 ft vs 112 ft
  • Paddle shifters not available

common strengths of the Corvette ZR1 and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both cars are very sporty: 5.2 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Fairly powerful: 638 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 205 mph vs 202 mph
arrow Compare the 2011 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2012 Audi R8 GT

2012 Audi R8 GT
$198,050

Significant advantages of the R8 GT (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 100 ft vs 112 ft

Significant disadvantages of the R8 GT (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • None found

common strengths of the R8 GT and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both provide sporty handling: 6.0 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 3.4 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
arrow Compare the 2012 Audi R8 GT vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG
$187,450

Significant advantages of the SLS AMG (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 100 ft vs 112 ft

Significant disadvantages of the SLS AMG (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Sluggish performance: 6.3 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp

common strengths of the SLS AMG and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both provide sporty handling: 6.3 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.5 s @ 125 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
arrow Compare the 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

compared to exotic car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera compared to other exotic car competitors include: it is significantly more powerful (570 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 134 HP @ 6,800 RPM), slightly faster 0-60 time (3.4 seconds vs 5.8 seconds), significantly higher top speed (202 mph vs 155 mph), is slightly sportier (5.2 lb/hp vs 13.1 lb/hp) and gets slightly more from a tank of gas on the highway (476 miles vs 391 miles).

However, on average it only has a naturally-aspirated engine (none vs twin turbocharger), slightly longer braking distance from 60mph (112 ft vs 100 ft), has slightly fewer seats (2 vs 4), has slightly fewer airbags (3 vs 4) and lacks an auxiliary audio input jack.

2010 Ferrari California

2010 Ferrari California
$196,450

Significant advantages of the California (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Shorter braking distance from 60mph: 100 ft vs 112 ft
  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack
  • Cheaper: $196,450 vs $243,595

Significant disadvantages of the California (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Significantly less powerful: 453 HP @ 7,750 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • CD player not available
  • More trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 391 miles vs 476 miles

common strengths of the California and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 193 mph vs 202 mph
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 3.5 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
arrow Compare the 2010 Ferrari California vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom Extended

2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom Extended
$455,000

Significant advantages of the Phantom Extended (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Significantly more airbags: 5 vs 3

Significant disadvantages of the Phantom Extended (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much lower top speed: 150 mph vs 202 mph
  • Significantly slower 0-60 mph time: 5.8 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • Significantly less powerful: 453 HP @ 5,350 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the Phantom Extended and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Good highway range: 475 miles vs 476 miles
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • CD changer comes standard
arrow Compare the 2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom Extended vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2012 McLaren MP4-12C

2012 McLaren MP4-12C
$231,400

Significant advantages of the MP4-12C (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • MP4-12C 's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • Shorter braking distance from 60mph: 100 ft vs 112 ft
  • Power seats comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the MP4-12C (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • CD player not available
  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • CD changer not available

common strengths of the MP4-12C and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Fairly powerful: 592 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 205 mph vs 202 mph
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 10.9 s @ 135 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
arrow Compare the 2012 McLaren MP4-12C vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Aston Martin DB9

2011 Aston-Martin DB9
$193,230

Significant advantages of the DB9 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • More seats: 4 vs 2
  • Cheaper: $193,230 vs $243,595
  • Passenger power seats comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the DB9 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Less powerful: 470 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Paddle shifters not available

common strengths of the DB9 and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • CD changer comes standard
  • Both have power outlets
  • Power steering availability
arrow Compare the 2011 Aston-Martin DB9 vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Lotus Elise

2011 Lotus Elise
$48,375

Significant advantages of the Elise (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $48,375 vs $243,595
  • Significantly better city mileage: 21 mpg vs 12 mpg
  • Better highway mileage: 27 mpg vs 20 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Elise (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much less powerful: 134 HP @ 6,800 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Much lower top speed: 124 mph vs 202 mph
  • Significantly slower 0-60 mph time: 6.7 seconds vs 3.4 seconds

common strengths of the Elise and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • None found
arrow Compare the 2011 Lotus Elise vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost

2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost
$250,200

Significant advantages of the Ghost (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Ghost 's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Significantly more airbags: 5 vs 3

Significant disadvantages of the Ghost (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Significantly lower top speed: 155 mph vs 202 mph
  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Sluggish performance: 9.7 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp

common strengths of the Ghost and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Fairly powerful: 563 HP @ 5,250 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Power steering availability
  • Both offer an unlimited basic warranty
arrow Compare the 2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

compared to roadster competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera compared to roadster competitors include: it is significantly more powerful (570 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 255 HP @ 6,400 RPM), slightly faster 0-60 time (3.4 seconds vs 5.3 seconds), significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph (112 ft vs 126 ft), significantly faster 1/4 mile time (11.2 s @ unknown mph vs 13.8 s @ 104 mph) and significantly higher top speed (202 mph vs 155 mph).

However, on average it is slightly less fuel efficient in the city (12 mpg vs 19 mpg), is slightly less fuel efficient on the highway (20 mpg vs 27 mpg), costs more ($243,595 vs $49,050), has significantly fewer airbags (3 vs 4) and gets slightly less from a tank of gas in the city (286 miles vs 321 miles).

2011 Mercedes-Benz SL550

2011 Mercedes-Benz SL550
$104,775

Significant advantages of the SL550 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack
  • Much cheaper: $104,775 vs $243,595
  • Many more gears: 7 vs 6

Significant disadvantages of the SL550 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Significantly lower top speed: 155 mph vs 202 mph
  • Significantly slower 1/4 mile time: 13.8 s @ 104 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Significantly longer braking distance from 60mph: 126 ft vs 112 ft

common strengths of the SL550 and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Fairly powerful: 382 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Good highway range: 464 miles vs 476 miles
  • Both have electronic stability control
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2011 Porsche Boxster

2011 Porsche Boxster
$49,050

Significant advantages of the Boxster (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $49,050 vs $243,595
  • Significantly better city mileage: 19 mpg vs 12 mpg
  • Significantly better highway mileage: 27 mpg vs 20 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Boxster (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much less powerful: 255 HP @ 6,400 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Significantly lower top speed: 163 mph vs 202 mph
  • Sluggish performance: 11.5 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp

common strengths of the Boxster and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Good highway range: 456 miles vs 476 miles
  • Both offer an upgrade to a navigation system
  • Both come standard with leather interiors
arrow Compare the 2011 Porsche Boxster vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

compared to luxury car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera compared to luxury car competitors include: it is slightly sportier (5.2 lb/hp vs 9.7 lb/hp), gets slightly more from a tank of gas on the highway (476 miles vs 342 miles), is slightly more powerful (570 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 414 HP @ 8,300 RPM), has a unlimited miles basic warranty and has better traction (all-wheel drive vs rear-wheel drive).

However, on average it doesn't have rear air conditioning (not available vs optional), costs more ($243,595 vs $89,575), has much fewer seats (2 vs 5), has much fewer airbags (3 vs 6) and has a significantly shorter-lasting basic warranty (3 year vs 4 year).

2011 Cadillac CTS CTS-V

2011 Cadillac CTS CTS-V
$64,520

Significant advantages of the CTS CTS-V (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $64,520 vs $243,595
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack

Significant disadvantages of the CTS CTS-V (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Significantly more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 342 miles vs 476 miles
  • Only has all-wheel drive: rear-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive

common strengths of the CTS CTS-V and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Very powerful: 556 HP @ 6,100 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 179 mph vs 202 mph
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 12.4 s @ 117 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
arrow Compare the 2011 Cadillac CTS CTS-V vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2010 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

2010 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S
$96,050

Significant advantages of the 911 Carrera 4S (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $96,050 vs $243,595
  • More seats: 4 vs 2
  • Cruise control comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the 911 Carrera 4S (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Significantly less powerful: 385 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Paddle shifters not available

common strengths of the 911 Carrera 4S and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both cars have extraordinary top speeds for this class of vehicle: 185 mph vs 202 mph
  • Fairly powerful: 385 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles have above average braking abilities for this class of vehicle: 104 ft vs 112 ft
arrow Compare the 2010 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Audi A8 L 4.2

2011 Audi A8 L 4.2
$84,875

Significant advantages of the A8 L 4.2 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Optional rear air conditioning
  • Much cheaper: $84,875 vs $243,595
  • Many more airbags: 7 vs 3

Significant disadvantages of the A8 L 4.2 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Much lower top speed: 155 mph vs 202 mph
  • Significantly less powerful: 372 HP @ 6,800 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the A8 L 4.2 and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 0.95 g vs 1 g
  • Both will do well in poor weather or off-road conditions: all-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive
arrow Compare the 2011 Audi A8 L 4.2 vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 BMW M3

2011 BMW M3
$58,075

Significant advantages of the M3 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $58,075 vs $243,595
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack

Significant disadvantages of the M3 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Much lower top speed: 155 mph vs 202 mph
  • Many more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 332 miles vs 476 miles

common strengths of the M3 and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both cars have phenomenal cornering abilities: 1 g vs 1 g
  • Fairly powerful: 414 HP @ 8,300 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 12.6 s @ 113 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
arrow Compare the 2011 BMW M3 vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Mercedes-Benz S600

2011 Mercedes-Benz S600
$161,525

Significant advantages of the S600 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Rear air conditioning comes standard
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Many more airbags: 6 vs 3

Significant disadvantages of the S600 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Only has all-wheel drive: rear-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive
  • Sluggish performance: 9.7 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp

common strengths of the S600 and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Very powerful: 510 HP @ 5,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both provide sporty handling: 9.7 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 4.5 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
arrow Compare the 2011 Mercedes-Benz S600 vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2010 BMW M5

2010 BMW M5
$89,575

Significant advantages of the M5 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $89,575 vs $243,595
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Many more airbags: 5 vs 3

Significant disadvantages of the M5 (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Many more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 315 miles vs 476 miles
  • Only has all-wheel drive: rear-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive

common strengths of the M5 and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Very powerful: 500 HP @ 7,750 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both provide sporty handling: 8.0 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
arrow Compare the 2010 BMW M5 vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

compared to sports car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera compared to sports car competitors include: it has standard paddle shifters (standard vs not available), is significantly more powerful (570 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 305 HP @ 6,350 RPM), significantly faster 0-60 time (3.4 seconds vs 5.8 seconds), slightly shorter braking distance from 60mph (112 ft vs 123 ft) and much faster 1/4 mile time (11.2 s @ unknown mph vs 14.5 s @ 97 mph).

However, on average it only has a naturally-aspirated engine (none vs turbocharger), is significantly less fuel efficient in the city (12 mpg vs 18 mpg), is slightly less fuel efficient on the highway (20 mpg vs 26 mpg), costs more ($243,595 vs $25,720) and gets slightly less from a tank of gas in the city (286 miles vs 342 miles).

2011 Dodge Challenger

2011 Dodge Challenger
$25,720

Significant advantages of the Challenger (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $25,720 vs $243,595
  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack
  • Significantly better highway mileage: 27 mpg vs 20 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Challenger (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much lower top speed: 137 mph vs 202 mph
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 14.8 s @ 94 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Paddle shifters not available

common strengths of the Challenger and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Good highway range: 516 miles vs 476 miles
  • Both have power outlets
arrow Compare the 2011 Dodge Challenger vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Subaru Impreza WRX STI

2011 Subaru Impreza WRX STI
$34,720

Significant advantages of the Impreza WRX STI (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Impreza WRX STI's Turbocharger increases power output: Turbocharger vs None
  • Much cheaper: $34,720 vs $243,595
  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack

Significant disadvantages of the Impreza WRX STI (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much lower top speed: 144 mph vs 202 mph
  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Much less powerful: 305 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the Impreza WRX STI and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both come standard with leather interiors
  • Both have rear spoilers
  • Both have good drivetrains for driving off-road or in poor weather: all-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive
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2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS

2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS
$31,920

Significant advantages of the Camaro SS (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $31,920 vs $243,595
  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack
  • Better city mileage: 16 mpg vs 12 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Camaro SS (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Significantly lower top speed: 160 mph vs 202 mph
  • Significantly slower 1/4 mile time: 13.6 s @ 108 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph

common strengths of the Camaro SS and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Fairly powerful: 426 HP @ 5,900 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 13.6 s @ 108 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 5.1 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
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2011 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution GSR

2011 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution GSR
$34,770

Significant advantages of the Lancer Evolution GSR (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Lancer Evolution GSR's Turbocharger increases power output: Turbocharger vs None
  • Much cheaper: $34,770 vs $243,595
  • Has an auxiliary audio input jack

Significant disadvantages of the Lancer Evolution GSR (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much lower top speed: 144 mph vs 202 mph
  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 14.5 s @ 97 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph

common strengths of the Lancer Evolution GSR and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both have rear spoilers
  • Both have good drivetrains for driving off-road or in poor weather: all-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive
  • Both have power outlets
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2011 Nissan 370Z

2011 Nissan 370Z
$32,210

Significant advantages of the 370Z (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $32,210 vs $243,595
  • Significantly better city mileage: 18 mpg vs 12 mpg
  • Significantly better highway mileage: 26 mpg vs 20 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the 370Z (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much lower top speed: 155 mph vs 202 mph
  • Much less powerful: 332 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Significantly slower 1/4 mile time: 13.4 s @ 105 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph

common strengths of the 370Z and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 13.4 s @ 105 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 1.01 g vs 1 g
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 4.9 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
arrow Compare the 2011 Nissan 370Z vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

compared to car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera compared to car competitors include: it is significantly sportier (5.2 lb/hp vs 15.2 lb/hp), is much more powerful (570 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 200 HP @ 5,100 RPM), has a unlimited miles basic warranty, has slightly more gears (6 vs continuously variable) and has better traction (all-wheel drive vs front-wheel drive).

However, on average it is slightly less fuel efficient in the city (12 mpg vs 20 mpg), is significantly less fuel efficient on the highway (20 mpg vs 29 mpg), lacks continously-variable transmission (traditional vs continuously variable), costs more ($243,595 vs $24,465) and has much fewer seats (2 vs 6).

2012 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR

2012 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR
$29,190

Significant advantages of the Altima 3.5 SR (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $29,190 vs $243,595
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Has continuously variable transmission: Continuously variable vs Traditional

Significant disadvantages of the Altima 3.5 SR (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Many fewer gears: Continuously variable vs 6
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.81 g vs 1 g

common strengths of the Altima 3.5 SR and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 14.9 s @ 100 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both provide sporty handling: 12.3 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 6.5 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
arrow Compare the 2012 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR vs the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2012 Chevrolet Impala LT

2012 Chevrolet Impala LT
$27,995

Significant advantages of the Impala LT (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $27,995 vs $243,595
  • More seats: 6 vs 2
  • Many more airbags: 5 vs 3

Significant disadvantages of the Impala LT (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Only has all-wheel drive: front-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive
  • Much less powerful: 300 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the Impala LT and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Fairly powerful: 300 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both provide sporty handling: 11.8 lb/hp vs 5.2 lb/hp
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2011 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T

2011 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T
$24,465

Significant advantages of the GTI 2.0T (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • Much cheaper: $24,465 vs $243,595
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Many more airbags: 6 vs 3

Significant disadvantages of the GTI 2.0T (vs the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Much lower top speed: 125 mph vs 202 mph
  • Much less powerful: 200 HP @ 5,100 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the GTI 2.0T and Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 0.91 g vs 1 g
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