Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Lamborghini Showcases Aventador Successor’s LB744 Carbon Backbone

Image Source: Grisha Bruev / Shutterstock
Lamborghini has dropped the second teaser of the Aventador successor weeks ahead of its official debut. The latest video previews the LB744’s all-carbon monocoque structure, dubbed ‘monofuselage’.

The Aventador successor will be the first supercar to be fitted with a 100% carbon fiber front structure. It also includes front-impact structures made from forged carbon.

Lamborghini claims that the carbon monofuselage is 10% lighter than the Aventador chassis. The front frame is 20% lighter, while torsional stiffness has gone up by 25% compared to its predecessor.

The rear chassis is made from high-strength aluminium alloys. It features two hollow castings in the rear dome area, which integrate the rear suspension towers and powertrain suspension into a single component. This setup helps reduce weight while increasing rigidity.

The Aventador successor (codenamed: LB744) will be Lamborghini’s first High Performance Electrified Vehicle (HPEV) supercar. It is powered by an all-new 6.5-liter V12 naturally aspirated unit which produces 814 hp @ 9250 rpm and 525 lb-ft of torque at 6750 rpm.  The engine is mated to an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and two electric motors.

Image Source: Grisha Bruev / Shutterstock

You May Also Like


The 2020 Lexus GX 460 is old school Lexus cool. The luxury SUV hasn’t changed much over the years at its core but this...


777 Motors and Italian racecar manufacturer Dallara have revealed their first hypercar. The 777 hypercar is based on an FIA-homologated carbon monocoque developed by...


Porsche wants its sports car owners to experience the outdoors like never before with its latest creation, the 911 Dakar. The 911 Dakar is...


Earlier this month, Lamborghini took the wraps off the Huracan Sterrato – an off-road-oriented supercar. Now, a completely undisguised production version has been spotted...