Lamborghini Veneno Roadster Details:
- December 1, 2013 debut aboard Italian naval aircraft carrier, Nave Cavour
- Ship docked in Abu Dabi's Mina Zayed port
- Attendees included VIPs, media and more
- Veneno facts: 6.5L V12 engine, 750hp, 0-62mph in 2.9sec, and 221mph top speed
What will one of nine Lamborghini Veneno Roadsters cost you? $4.5 million dollars - all in the name of
extreme exclusivity. Reaching 0-62mph in a blistering 2.9sec will make escaping the wagging finger of
your banker much easier though. The Veneno Roadster is one of the world's most exclusive
automobiles, which is why it recently received the most elaborate of debuts.
On December 1, 2013 the Veneno Roadster made its public debut aboard the Italian naval aircraft
carrier Nave Cavour at an 'Italian evening' attended by VIPs, media, and those that can actually afford
this Roadster. Docked in Abu Dabi's Mina Zayed port, guests included Giorgio Starace, Italian
Ambassador to the UAE and Admiral of High Seas Forces, Paolo Treu, singer and actress Elena Bonelli as
well as former captain of the national Italian soccer team and 2006 world champion Fabio Cannavaro, to
name a few.
Stephan Winkelmann, President and CEO of Lamborghini commented on the event: "The Lamborghini
Veneno Roadster is one of the world's most exclusive cars with the most extraordinary performance.
We are honored that Lamborghini was chosen to represent the Italian car industry in the UAE, as a
perfect example of iconic Italian super sports cars, and that we have the opportunity to show the
Veneno Roadster for the first time in Abu Dhabi. Lamborghini has an extremely strong following in the
region for its super sports cars, with the Middle East as one of our largest markets in the world."
If you are still scratching your head to why this Roadster is so exclusive here is why: Only nine will be
produced, it's equipped with a 750hp 6.5L V12 engine, it reaches 0-62mph in 2.9sec and boasts a top
speed of 221mph. Still not convinced? Read more about this monster here.