Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Lamborghini Gallardo

Reasons to consider the
Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 Spyder

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Faster in the quarter mile 11.2 s vs 12.3 s Around 10% faster at the drag strip
More powerful engine 553 HP @ 8,000 RPM vs 394 HP @ 8,500 RPM More than 40% stronger engine
More torque 400 ft-lb @ 6,500 RPM vs 275 ft-lb @ 4,750 RPM More than 45% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Faster top speed 200 mph vs 188 mph 12 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Much bigger engine 5,200 cc vs 3,586 cc More than 45% bigger engine
More expensive sticker price $245k vs $152k More than 60% more expensive harder to own
Great lap time on the Hockenheim Short track 1:11.10 vs 1:15.10 More than 5% great lap time on the Hockenheim Short track
Faster to 200kph 11.9 s vs 15.2 s More than 20% faster to 200kph
Side view of Ferrari 360

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Ferrari 360 Modena

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Lighter curb weight 3,064 lb vs 3,498 lb More than 10% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Gallardo LP 560-4 Spyder  vs
Ferrari 360 
Brand Lamborghini Ferrari
Price 244,800 152,000
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2009 1999-2005
City mileage 21 MPG 11 MPG
Highway mileage 10 MPG 16 MPG

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 6.33 lb/hp 7.78 lb/hp
Maximum hp 553 HP @ 8,000 RPM 394 HP @ 8,500 RPM
Maximum torque 400 ft-lb @ 6,500 RPM 275 ft-lb @ 4,750 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Weight distribution 43%/57% 42%/58%
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo Disc Brembo 12.9 in Ventilated Disc
Rear brakes Brembo Disc Brembo 12.9 in Ventilated Disc
Front wheels 483/? 216 215/45 18
Rear wheels 483/? 279 275/40 18

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,498 lb 3,064 lb
Width 74.8 in 75.7 in
Height 46.6 in 47.8 in
Length 171.1 in 176.3 in
Front track width 64.3 in 65.7 in
Wheelbase 100.8 in 102.4 in

road tests

Gallardo LP 560-4 Spyder  vs
Ferrari 360 
Top speed 200 mph 188 mph
1/4 mile 11.2 s 12.3 s
0-60mph 3.9 s 4.1 s
0-100mph 7.8 s 9.2 s
0-200kph 11.9 s 15.2 s
Hockenheim short lap time 1:11.10 1:15.10

transmission

Drivetrain 4WD w/Viscous Traction System, ESP, ASR 2WD
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 6

engine

Displacement 5,200 cc 3,586 cc
Cylinders V10 V8
Air compressor None None
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 12.5:1 11:1
Bore/stroke 3.3 in / 3.7 in 3.35 in / 3.11 in
Valvetrain DOHC Dual overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Valves per cylinder 4 5
Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 Spyder
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Ferrari 360 Modena
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