Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

Ultra rare Lamborghini Reventon Roadster inspired by a set of fighter jets to reach a tempting price this weekend.

This Lamborghini Reventon Roadster is one of fifteen (15) V12 convertibles ever made in 2010.

It cost £954,000 plus tax (about £1.3 million in today’s money) when it went on sale in 2009.

Reventon Roadster has a top speed of 330 km/h (205 mph) and a 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) time of 3.4 seconds.

Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

An ultra rare Lamborghini Reventon Roadster is billed to fetch a whopping £1.8million at the Bonhams auction taking place this weekend in Switzerland.

This particular Lamborghini Reventon Roadster with only 1500 miles on the clock is one of only fifteen (15) V12 convertibles ever made in 2010. It has only done 10km since it was first auctioned with Bonhams in 2019.

Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

According to international auction house Bonhams, this car has had only one owner since it was sold new in Switzerland via Lamborghini Porrentruy.

“It will be offered for sale freshly serviced by Lamborghini Porrentruy, and will be accompanied by its Swiss registration document and all its original books.”

Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

A Lamborghini Reventon Roadster cost £954,000 plus tax (about £1.3 million in today’s money) when it went on sale in 2009.

Inspired by the F-15 fighter jet, the Lamborghini Reventon features aggressive lines and doors that open upward like the glass of a fighter jet’s cockpit.

Powered by the 6.5-litre version of Lamborghini’s Giotto Bizzarrini-designed long-running V12, the Roadster achieves a top speed of 330 km/h (205 mph) and a 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) of 3.4 seconds.

Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

Ultra-rare fighter-inspired Lamborghini Reventon Roadster goes up for auction

As with the Coupé, the Roadster’s rear wing deploys at around 130 km/h (80 mph), dropping to a steeper angle at around 220 km/h (136 mph) for even more downforce.

Autocar hailed the Reventon as “The Lamborghini Murciélago reimagined as pure art”, while company CEO Stephan Winkelmann described the Roadster as “the most extreme Lamborghini in the marque’s history”.

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