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Lamborghini Murcielago LP640

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Lamborghini Murcielago LP640

2-door 2-seater coupé, petrol (gasoline) 12-cylinder 48-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 6496 cm3 / 396.4 cu in / 396.4 cu in, 471.0 kW / 631.6 hp / 631.6 hp @ 8000 rpm / 8000 rpm / 8000 rpm, 660.0 N·m / 486.8 lb·ft / 486.8 lb·ft @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, four wheel drive, 340 km/h / 211 mph / 211 mph top speed, consumption 21.3 l/100km / 13.3 mpg-UK / 11.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)LamborghiniIssued from2008
ModelMurcielago LP640Issued until
SerieMurcielagoNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAutomobili Lamborghini SpACountryIT

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)100 l / 3.53 cu ft / 3.53 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)5440 l / 192.11 cu ft / 192.11 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)100 l / 3.53 cu ft / 3.53 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4620 mm / 181.9 in / 181.9 inTotal (curb) weight1735 kg / 3825 lb / 3825 lb
Width2060 mm / 81.1 in / 81.1 inDry weight
Height1140 mm / 44.9 in / 44.9 inLoad capacity265 kg / 584 lb / 584 lb
Wheelbase2670 mm / 105.1 in / 105.1 inGross (max.) weight2000 kg / 4409 lb / 4409 lb
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity100 l / 22.0 UK gal / 26.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.73  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.00 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.60 m2 / 6.4 sq ft / 6.4 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.9 kW / 20.0 hp / 20.0 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders12
Engine TypeV engine (V12)Total number of valves48
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore88.0 mm / 3.46 in / 3.46 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke89.0 mm / 3.50 in / 3.50 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 98Bore/Stroke ratio0.99
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement6496 cm3 / 396.4 cu in / 396.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity541.31 cm3/cylinder / 33.033 cu in/cylinder / 33.033 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.2 : 1
SumpdryMax. output power471.0 kW / 631.6 hp / 631.6 hp at 8000 rpm / 8000 rpm / 8000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque660.0 N·m / 486.8 lb·ft / 486.8 lb·ft at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)188.4 kW / 252.6 hp / 252.6 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output72.5 kW/l / 1.593 bhp/cu in / 1.593 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque101.6 N·m/l / 0.89 lb·ft/cu in / 0.89 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefour wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed340 km/h / 211 mph / 211 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio368.9 kW/ton / 279.5 bhp/ton / 279.5 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)21.3 l/100km / 13.3 mpg-UK / 11.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions498 g/km / 802 g/mi / 802 g/mi (est.)
  Range469 km / 292 mi / 292 mi

Chassis

Engine locationmiddleEngine alignment
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle14.0 m / 45.9 ft / 45.9 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front335/30-ZR18Tyres rear335/30-ZR18
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Lamborghini Murcielago LP640

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