2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

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 550-2 Bicolore is also often compared to sports cars and luxury cars. The 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore's top rivals come from Nissan (such as the GT-R Black Edition and the LEAF SV) 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 550-2 Bicolore compared to other super car competitors include: it is slightly sportier (5.5 lb/hp vs 6.9 lb/hp).

However, on average it only has a naturally-aspirated engine (none vs twin turbocharger), slightly slower 0-60 time (3.9 seconds vs 3.0 seconds) and significantly longer braking distance from 60mph (112 ft vs 100 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 550-2 Bicolore)

  • GT-R Black Edition's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • Much faster 0-60 mph time: 2.9 seconds vs 3.9 seconds
  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 101 ft vs 112 ft

Significant disadvantages of the GT-R Black Edition (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Sluggish performance: 7.2 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp

common strengths of the GT-R Black Edition and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.2 s @ 122 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 1.05 g vs 1 g
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2010 Porsche 911 Turbo

2010 Porsche 911 Turbo
$133,750

Significant advantages of the 911 Turbo (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • 911 Turbo 's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • Significantly faster 0-60 mph time: 3.0 seconds vs 3.9 seconds
  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 101 ft vs 112 ft

Significant disadvantages of the 911 Turbo (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Sluggish performance: 6.9 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp
  • Less powerful: 500 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the 911 Turbo and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • 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
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2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2010 Ferrari 458 Italia
$230,675

Significant advantages of the 458 Italia (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph: 99 ft vs 112 ft
  • Faster 0-60 mph time: 3.4 seconds vs 3.9 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the 458 Italia (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • None found

common strengths of the 458 Italia and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both cars are very sporty: 5.3 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.5 s @ 125 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 201 mph vs 199 mph
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2010 Dodge Viper SRT-10

2010 Dodge Viper SRT-10
$96,681

Significant advantages of the Viper SRT-10 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • More powerful: 600 HP @ 6,100 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM

Significant disadvantages of the Viper SRT-10 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • None found

common strengths of the Viper SRT-10 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both provide sporty handling: 5.8 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp
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2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG
$187,450

Significant advantages of the SLS AMG (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

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

Significant disadvantages of the SLS AMG (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • None found

common strengths of the SLS AMG and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both provide sporty handling: 6.3 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.5 s @ 125 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 1 g vs 1 g
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2010 Porsche 911 GT3

2010 Porsche 911 GT3
$113,150

Significant advantages of the 911 GT3 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the 911 GT3 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much less powerful: 435 HP @ 7,600 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Sluggish performance: 7.1 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp

common strengths of the 911 GT3 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • None found
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compared to exotic car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore compared to other exotic car competitors include: it is slightly more powerful (550 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 440 HP @ 7,000 RPM), slightly faster 1/4 mile time (11.2 s @ unknown mph vs 12.9 s @ 106 mph), slightly higher top speed (199 mph vs 150 mph), slightly better cornering ability (1 g vs 0.9 g) and is slightly sportier (5.5 lb/hp vs 9.9 lb/hp).

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), doesn't have premium radio (not available vs standard) and has an automatic transmission (automatic transmission vs semi-automatic transmission).

2011 Maserati GranTurismo

2011 Maserati GranTurismo
$140,200

Significant advantages of the GranTurismo (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Significantly cheaper: $140,200 vs $196,995
  • More seats: 4 vs 2
  • Premium radio comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the GranTurismo (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Less powerful: 440 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Significantly more trips to the pumps when driving in the city: 229 miles vs 309 miles
  • Significantly more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 382 miles vs 476 miles

common strengths of the GranTurismo and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Inexpensive: $140,200 vs $196,995
  • Power steering availability
  • Both offer an unlimited basic warranty
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2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom

2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom
$385,000

Significant advantages of the Phantom (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • Significantly more airbags: 5 vs 3
  • Moon roof comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Phantom (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Significantly lower top speed: 150 mph vs 199 mph
  • Less powerful: 453 HP @ 5,350 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Slower 0-60 mph time: 5.7 seconds vs 3.9 seconds

common strengths of the Phantom and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Good highway range: 475 miles vs 476 miles
  • CD changer comes standard
  • Power steering availability
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2011 Aston Martin DB9

2011 Aston-Martin DB9
$193,230

Significant advantages of the DB9 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • More seats: 4 vs 2
  • Premium radio comes standard
  • : Semi-automatic transmission vs Automatic transmission

Significant disadvantages of the DB9 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • None found

common strengths of the DB9 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Inexpensive: $193,230 vs $196,995
  • CD changer comes standard
  • Both have power outlets
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2010 Bentley Continental GT

2010 Bentley Continental GT
$189,095

Significant advantages of the Continental GT (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Continental GT's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • More seats: 4 vs 2
  • : Semi-automatic transmission vs Automatic transmission

Significant disadvantages of the Continental GT (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Significantly worse cornering ability: 0.9 g vs 1 g
  • Significantly slower 1/4 mile time: 12.9 s @ 106 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph

common strengths of the Continental GT and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Fairly powerful: 567 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 195 mph vs 199 mph
  • Inexpensive: $189,095 vs $196,995
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2010 Ferrari California

2010 Ferrari California
$196,450

Significant advantages of the California (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Shorter braking distance from 60mph: 100 ft vs 112 ft
  • Optional premium radio
  • Optional cruise control

Significant disadvantages of the California (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Less powerful: 453 HP @ 7,750 RPM vs 550 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 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 193 mph vs 199 mph
  • Inexpensive: $196,450 vs $196,995
  • Power steering availability
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2011 Lotus Exige S260 Sport

2011 Lotus Exige S260 Sport
$76,075

Significant advantages of the Exige S260 Sport (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Exige S260 Sport's Supercharger increases power output: Supercharger vs None
  • Much cheaper: $76,075 vs $196,995
  • Better city mileage: 20 mpg vs 13 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Exige S260 Sport (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much less powerful: 257 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Significantly lower top speed: 150 mph vs 199 mph
  • Many more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 299 miles vs 476 miles

common strengths of the Exige S260 Sport and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Inexpensive: $76,075 vs $196,995
  • Power windows availability
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compared to sports car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore compared to sports car competitors include: it is significantly more powerful (550 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 385 HP @ 6,500 RPM), slightly faster 0-60 time (3.9 seconds vs 5.1 seconds), significantly faster 1/4 mile time (11.2 s @ unknown mph vs 13.6 s @ 108 mph), significantly higher top speed (199 mph vs 160 mph) and slightly better cornering ability (1 g vs 0.93 g).

However, on average it is slightly less fuel efficient in the city (13 mpg vs 17 mpg), is slightly less fuel efficient on the highway (20 mpg vs 25 mpg), costs more ($196,995 vs $34,720), doesn't have roof rails (not available vs optional) and doesn't have folding rear seats (not available vs standard).

2011 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

2011 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
$75,325

Significant advantages of the Corvette Z06 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Better cornering ability: 1.07 g vs 1 g
  • Much cheaper: $75,325 vs $196,995
  • Cruise control comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Corvette Z06 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • More trips to the pumps when driving in the city: 270 miles vs 309 miles
  • No unlimited basic warranty

common strengths of the Corvette Z06 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both posted blazingly fast 1/4 mile times: 12.3 s @ 122 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 1.07 g vs 1 g
  • Very powerful: 505 HP @ 6,300 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
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2012 Ford Mustang GT

2012 Ford Mustang GT
$30,105

Significant advantages of the Mustang GT (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much cheaper: $30,105 vs $196,995
  • Significantly better highway mileage: 26 mpg vs 20 mpg
  • Better city mileage: 17 mpg vs 13 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Mustang GT (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.88 g vs 1 g
  • Significantly lower top speed: 155 mph vs 199 mph
  • Less powerful: 412 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM

common strengths of the Mustang GT and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 12.7 s @ 111 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Fairly powerful: 412 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 4.4 seconds vs 3.9 seconds
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2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS

2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS
$31,920

Significant advantages of the Camaro SS (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much cheaper: $31,920 vs $196,995
  • Folding rear seats comes standard
  • Cruise control comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Camaro SS (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Significantly slower 1/4 mile time: 13.6 s @ 108 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Significantly lower top speed: 160 mph vs 199 mph
  • Significantly longer braking distance from 60mph: 129 ft vs 112 ft

common strengths of the Camaro SS and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 13.6 s @ 108 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Fairly powerful: 426 HP @ 5,900 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 5.1 seconds vs 3.9 seconds
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2010 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

2010 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S
$96,050

Significant advantages of the 911 Carrera 4S (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Significantly better city mileage: 18 mpg vs 13 mpg
  • Optional roof rails
  • Better highway mileage: 25 mpg vs 20 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the 911 Carrera 4S (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Significantly less powerful: 385 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Significantly worse cornering ability: 0.92 g vs 1 g
  • No unlimited basic warranty

common strengths of the 911 Carrera 4S and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 185 mph vs 199 mph
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 4.5 seconds vs 3.9 seconds
  • Fairly powerful: 385 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
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2011 Subaru Impreza WRX STI

2011 Subaru Impreza WRX STI
$34,720

Significant advantages of the Impreza WRX STI (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Impreza WRX STI's Turbocharger increases power output: Turbocharger vs None
  • Much cheaper: $34,720 vs $196,995
  • Better city mileage: 17 mpg vs 13 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Impreza WRX STI (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much lower top speed: 144 mph vs 199 mph
  • Much less powerful: 305 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Significantly slower 1/4 mile time: 13.8 s @ 101 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph

common strengths of the Impreza WRX STI and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both come standard with leather interiors
  • Both have power outlets
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2011 Dodge Charger

2011 Dodge Charger
$26,220

Significant advantages of the Charger (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much cheaper: $26,220 vs $196,995
  • Significantly better highway mileage: 27 mpg vs 20 mpg
  • Significantly better city mileage: 18 mpg vs 13 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Charger (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Much less powerful: 292 HP @ 6,350 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Sluggish performance: 13.6 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp
  • Significantly fewer gears: 5 vs 6

common strengths of the Charger and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Good highway range: 516 miles vs 476 miles
  • Good city range: 344 miles vs 309 miles
  • Both have power outlets
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compared to luxury car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore compared to luxury car competitors include: it is significantly sportier (5.5 lb/hp vs 12.0 lb/hp), gets slightly more from a tank of gas on the highway (476 miles vs 315 miles), is slightly more powerful (550 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 382 HP @ 6,000 RPM), has a unlimited miles basic warranty and significantly faster 0-60 time (3.9 seconds vs 6.0 seconds).

However, on average it doesn't have rear air conditioning (not available vs optional), costs more ($196,995 vs $89,575), has much fewer seats (2 vs 5), has much fewer airbags (3 vs 6) and has a much shorter-lasting basic warranty (3 year vs 4 year).

2010 BMW M5

2010 BMW M5
$89,575

Significant advantages of the M5 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Cruise control comes standard
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 4 year vs 3 year
  • More seats: 5 vs 2

Significant disadvantages of the M5 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Many more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 315 miles vs 476 miles
  • Significantly more trips to the pumps when driving in the city: 204 miles vs 309 miles

common strengths of the M5 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Very powerful: 500 HP @ 7,750 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both provide sporty handling: 8.0 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp
  • Both have power outlets
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2010 BMW M6

2010 BMW M6
$112,025

Significant advantages of the M6 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Cruise control comes standard
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 4 year vs 3 year
  • Much cheaper: $112,025 vs $196,995

Significant disadvantages of the M6 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Many more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 315 miles vs 476 miles
  • Significantly more trips to the pumps when driving in the city: 204 miles vs 309 miles

common strengths of the M6 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Very powerful: 500 HP @ 7,750 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • Both provide sporty handling: 8.8 lb/hp vs 5.5 lb/hp
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2011 Mercedes-Benz S550

2011 Mercedes-Benz S550
$98,525

Significant advantages of the S550 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Cruise control comes standard
  • Optional rear air conditioning
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 4 year vs 3 year

Significant disadvantages of the S550 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 14.4 s @ 101 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph
  • Much longer braking distance from 60mph: 141 ft vs 112 ft

common strengths of the S550 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Fairly powerful: 382 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 550 HP @ 8,000 RPM
  • CD changer comes standard
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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 550-2 Bicolore)

  • Cruise control comes standard
  • Optional rear air conditioning
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 4 year vs 3 year

Significant disadvantages of the A8 L 4.2 (vs the Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore)

  • No unlimited basic warranty
  • Much lower top speed: 155 mph vs 199 mph
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 14.0 s @ 105 mph vs 11.2 s @ Unknown mph

common strengths of the A8 L 4.2 and Gallardo LP 550-2 Bicolore

  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 0.95 g vs 1 g
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