Superleggera Versus Ducati 1098

Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera

When you anticipate of a competition, a machine vs. a motorcycle isn't something that normally pops in your intellect, yet whether that relay is between the Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera and the Ducati 1098 superbike. Return two thoroughbreds from contradistinctive types of vehicles and what happens? Let's accept a Stare at the performance and potential of the two and you can decide for yourself.

Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera

The Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera (or in English, super-light) is not your usual Gallardo.On paper, one would assume that the Ducati would beat the Lamborghini without breaking a sweat. After all, the 1098 is goose egg extended than an engine with two wheels and a rider, while the Superleggera has Disc, Directing, climate domination and an additional 2,800lbs of weight to lug on all sides of. Nevertheless figures on paper and existing world conditions are two separate matters. If you only consider the 0 to 60 times for each vehicle, the Ducati wins. The 1098 will do the sprint to 60 in under 3.0 seconds (manufacturers and magazines don't record 0 to 60 times for high performance motorcycles anymore, as it's irrelevant since most riders won't be driving in a straight line) while the Superleggera does it in 3.8 seconds. Top Speed for the Lamborghini is 195mph, while the Ducati is limited to 180mph.

Winning not by oneself boon in collection for the Superbike Sort however too the blessing overall motorcycle comp in 2006 by the Motorcycle Arrangement Gathering, the Ducati 1098 is a street-legal bike with the emotions of a racer. Using Ducati's L-Twin cylinder, 4 valve per cylinder, Desmodromic, liquid-cooled engine, this bike has a maximum horsepower grading of 160hp @ 9750rpm.

The Numbers on Paper

Anterior introduced in 2007, the Superleggera is a lighter and faster chronicle of its brother the Gallardo. Weighing in 220lbs. lighter than a principles Gallardo and using the alike V10, on the other hand with an output of 530hp, the Gallardo Superleggera is a duress to be reckoned with. Most of the modifications to diminish weight come in the configuration of carbon fibre parts. Side-view mirrors are imaginary outside of carbon fibre, as are the sport seats, interior door panels, rear diffuser, under tray, central tunnel and engine insert.

Ducati 1098

Real-World Scenario

Take a Stare at the Youtube video featuring a race between the Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera Vs. the Ducati 1098 from the popular TV show "5th Gear." You can see a slalom run between the two, a braking test and also a race around the track to see which one of these two beasts will win.


Both of these vehicles are pedigreed in their respective kingdoms; however, the advantage might have to go to the Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera. With it, not only do you have refinement, power, handling and beauty, but you also get safety. You also get cup holders, a radio, climate control and a small trunk for a quick weekend escape. If the price tag doesn't scare you off, then maybe we have a winner.