Road Tests Real world tests of Sesto Elemento vs LaFerrari

0-60mph

Top speed

Sesto Elemento
217 mph
LaFerrari
217 mph

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Lamborghini Sesto Elemento

Reasons to consider the
Lamborghini Sesto Elemento

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Fewer cars built 20 vs 499 24.9x fewer instances built
Way more expensive sticker price $2.20M vs $1.30M Around 70% more expensive harder to own
Faster to 60mph 2.5 s vs 2.7 s More than 5% faster to 60mph
Lighter curb weight 2,200 lb vs 2,766 lb More than 20% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
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Ferrari LaFerrari

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Way more more powerful engine 950 HP @ 9,000 RPM vs 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM More than 65% stronger engine
Significantly more torque 663 ft-lb @ 6,750 RPM vs 398 ft-lb @ 6,500 RPM More than 65% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Better power-to-weight ratio 2.91 lb/hp vs 3.86 lb/hp Around 25% better power-to-weight ratio
Bigger engine 6,262 cc vs 5,204 cc More than 20% bigger engine

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Sesto Elemento  vs
LaFerrari 
Brand Lamborghini Ferrari
Price 2,200,000 1,300,000
Type of car Concept car Production car
Year 2010 2013
Number built 20 499

transmission

Drivetrain 4x4 Rear wheel drive
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 7

engine

Displacement 5,204 cc 6,262 cc
Cylinders V10 V12
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 12.5:1 13.5:1
Bore/stroke 3.3 in / 3.7 in 3.7 in / 2.96 in

road tests

Sesto Elemento  vs
LaFerrari 
Top speed 217 mph 217 mph
0-60mph 2.5 s 2.7 s

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 3.86 lb/hp 2.91 lb/hp
Maximum hp 570 HP @ 8,000 RPM 950 HP @ 9,000 RPM
Maximum torque 398 ft-lb @ 6,500 RPM 663 ft-lb @ 6,750 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Disc
Rear brakes Disc Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,200 lb 2,766 lb
Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
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