What’s different for the Lamborghini Aventador SV?
The Lamborghini Aventador is already an insane piece of machinery, but the SV is even more insane. Let us show you how as we explore everything that is different for the Lamborghini Aventador SV. See what it takes to make the best even better.
What does SV mean?
That SV that you find at the end of the Aventador SV model name and even on the side of the car, means a whole lot. That SV stands for Superveloce, which is the latter half of the full name for this Aventador model. You may have already guessed it, but the term Superveloce has its roots in Italian. Veloce means fast. The rest of the meaning should be easy to surmise.
Aventador SV performance differences
Though the powertrain design is the same, it features upgraded performance for the SV mode. This version of the V12 powerplant pumps out 740 horsepower which is 50 horsepower more than the standard Aventador and 10 horsepower more than the new Aventador S.
If you were looking for more numbers to differentiate the two models, we will throw them at you right here. An improved 0-62 mph time of 2.8 seconds down from 2.9 seconds. A power to weight ration or 1 horsepower to every 2 kilograms. Finally, a top speed in excess of 350 km/h or 217 mph.
Does the Aventador SV look different?
The visual differences between the Aventador and the Aventador SV are striking. The first thing you’ll notice is that beautiful rear wing, but the SV also features a revised front splitter and an upgraded rear diffuser. With these aerodynamic improvements, that Aventador SV has increased downforce by 180% when compared to the standard Aventador.
On top of that, the stylized SV logo is also incorporated throughout the vehicle including. You can find the flying SV in several places on the interior. If you would like, you can even show off your SV with the stylized lettering painted on the side of the car.
What body styles is the Aventador SV available in?
Just like the Aventador, the Aventador SV is available as both a Coupe and a Roadster. Also like the standard Aventador, the SV features all-wheel drive as a standard feature.