Lamborghini introduced the 2017 Aventador S, the successor to the Aventador LP700-4. Including the ‘S’ suffix suggests that Sant’Agata’s front runner now showcases an extra hostile layout, brand-new owning dynamics, and even more power squeezed from the 6.5-liter normally aspirated V12 engine.
The Italians describe it as “the brand-new Aventador generation”, though actually it’s a comprehensive mid-life cycle upgrade. The S features a variety of exterior enhancements that include an extra aggressive nose, longer front splitter, a black diffuser at the various other end, readily available in carbon fiber upon demand, and also back wheel arches that are similar to the Countach.
All these aesthetic updates pile up to a greater than 130 percent improved front downforce over its precursor, while the back wing, which can be changed in three placements, is claimed to boost total aerodynamic effectiveness by 50 percent in the maximum placement as well as by 400 percent in the reduced drag one.
2017 Lamborghini Aventador S Under the Hood
Lambo’s designers have actually tuned the Aventador’s V12 to generate an extra 40 PS (39 HP) over its precursor, for a total of 740 PS (730 HP) and 690 Nm (509 lb-ft) of torque. To accomplish these numbers, the Variable Shutoff Timing as well as Variable Consumption System have actually been enhanced as well as the redline has actually been enhanced from 8,350 to 8,500 rpm.
Power is carried to all four edges through the brand’s seven-speed transmission, and also breaths through a new exhaust system, claimed to be 20 percent lighter. Tipping the ranges at 1,575 kg (3,472 lbs) completely dry, the same as the outbound design, the Aventador S needs 2.9 seconds to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) and also can get to a top speed of 350 km/h (217 mph). Its power-to-weight ratio, on the other hand, has actually been enhanced, and also it currently rests at 2.13 kg/hp.
Lamborghini has made use of the exact same carbon fiber monocoque in the Aventador S’ advancement, which includes four-wheel steering, an initial on a collection production Lamborghini. The system is said to give better dexterity at low and tool rates as well as increased security at broadband. The updates checklist also includes tweaks to the Lamborghini Magnetorheological Suspension (LMS), with changed kinematics adapted to the four-wheel steering, new suspension geometry maximized for the rear-wheel guiding, a new real-time variable damping system and brand-new back springtimes.
All owning modes of the new Lamborghini Aventador S have been recalibrated, the software application in the electronic stability control (ESC) has been upgraded to react faster and also the AWD system could send out up to 90 percent of the torque to the back wheels in Sport mode. There’s likewise a brand-new Vanity mode, along with the Strada, Sporting activity as well as Corsa, which permits motorists to modify the suspension and also drivetrain settings separately to fit their individual preferences. The Aventador S features carbon ceramic brakes as basic and also sits on a particularly created collection of Pirelli P No tires, which have been developed to enhance guiding, traction, lane adjustments, and also braking effectiveness, as the car manufacturer discusses.
2017 Lamborghini Aventador S Interior
The infotainment system now showcases Apple CarPlay, and also there’s a brand-new TFT electronic control panel that could be tailored inning accordance with the vehicle driver’s preferences, while the Lamborghini telemetry system, with its recording lap times, track efficiency and trip information capacities, is optional. Moreover, the inside of the Aventador S can be customized via Lamborghini’s Advertisement Personam program.
2017 Lamborghini Aventador S Price
Consumer shipments of the brand-new Aventador S will certainly begin next spring and also start from a suggested market price of $421,350 in the USA, tax included. In the UK, possible buyers will need to invest a minimum of ₤ 225,955, omitting tax. Rates information for the remainder of the markets is readily available below.