The Aventador S Roadster is the convertible body variant of Aventador S , model with which Lamborghini updated the Aventador range of 2012 . It is, therefore, the corresponding updating of the Aventador Roadster . Its price is 425 802 €, 43 591 € more than the closed roof version.
2018 Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster Engine
It is powered by the same twelve-cylinder engine in the coupé, which is atmospheric, with a capacity of 6.5 liters and 740 horsepower. The gearbox is automatic seven relations, of the robotized manual type, which stands out on another type of sequential transmissions by the extreme speed with which it can raise and lower of gears.
It has four-wheel drive and steering, dampers with adjustable hardness and changes that affect the adjustment of electronic controls, transmission management, suspension geometry, steering adjustment or tires . The brake discs are made of standard ceramic material and the wheels, 20 and 21 inches in diameter front and rear, respectively. The wheels are developed by Pirelli exprofeso.
Presumably, with these changes, the dynamic improvement of the Aventador Roadster S with respect to the Aventador Roadster 2012 is equivalent to the evolution undergone by the model of hard roof, that was updated in the beginning of 2017. In fact, Lamborghini announces an increase of the descending aerodynamic force at a high speed of up to 130% with respect to the model it replaces. One of the elements that allows this improvement is the rear spoiler, which has been redesigned and can be adjusted in three positions.
The driver can choose four driving modes through a selector in the center console: STRADA, SPORT, CORSA and EGO (customizable).
The official performance is very good: it can go from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.0 seconds, one tenth more than the coupe and reach the same speed, 350 km / h. The difference in weight between the two is 50 kg.
2018 Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster interior
Its appearance, although very similar to the one of the variant of closed body, receives changes mainly in the rear part and in the bonnet of the motor to optimize the air flow and to differentiate them . The standard engine cover is made of carbon fiber, painted in the color of the body, which can optionally be replaced by a transparent cover that shows the engine.
The roof is removable in two pieces with concave design to favor the space in the passenger compartment. Its weight (Lamborghini does not clarify whether whole or separately) is \’less than six kilograms\’. Like most of the body of the car, they are made of carbon fiber and, once removed, can be stored in the boot in the front. After the seats is a glass window with electric drive passengers may go down to isolate the passenger compartment from the noise and to reduce turbulence when driving with the top down.
The customization options of the Aventador S Roadster are very big thanks to the program Ad Personam that allows to choose the body color between a wide variety of tones and practically with the same flexibility you can decorate the interior. Nevertheless, Lamborghini offers five configurations of upholstery that combine Alcantara and natural skin of one or two colors, along with different moldings and body parts made of carbon fiber at the request of the client. Even the inner lining of the roof can be carbon fiber (standard is Alcantara).
As part of the updates received the Aventador range is the multimedia system renovated, now has Apple CarPlay and the new design of graphics instrumentation, which is shown through a TFT screen already available previously.