At the end of January 2024, former US President Donald Trump’s rare supercar will be auctioned.
Specifically, the rare 1997 Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster supercar that was personally ordered by Donald Trump will change owners for the third time when it is auctioned. Previously in 2002, this billionaire sold this supercar.
According to statistics, Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster has only 132 units produced for the US market. The car was first launched in December 1995, this can also be considered a targa version of the Lamborghini Diablo model. Billionaire Donald Trump’s car is a custom-made car with many special details.
The paint color of the former president’s Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster is called Blu Le Mans, a paint color that was never included in the official color palette on Lamborghini’s Diablo model in 1997. This is thanks to a cooperative relationship. The partnership between Lamborghini and billionaire Donald Trump is for media promotion purposes.
In addition, this supercar also has a strange detail including a panel on the driver’s door painted in black, with the words “Donald Trump 1997 Diablo”. According to information, this car model has rolled nearly 40,000 km. Previously, this car appeared on eBay with a starting price converted from 10.4 billion VND in 2016.
After 27 years of use, the exterior of the 1977 Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster still maintains quite good quality compared to many cars of the same generation. The 17-inch 5-spoke wheels are still very new. Compared to the hardtop version, this version has had design refinements with air vents to increase aerodynamics.
The space inside the car combines two tones of black and white, the leather seats have also appeared many wrinkles over time, this is not too important for classic car enthusiasts. The car’s sound system comes from the Alpine brand.
Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster uses a mid-mounted 5.7L V12 engine, with a capacity of 492 horsepower and maximum torque of 582 Nm. Power is transmitted to all four wheels through a 5-speed manual transmission. Thanks to that, the car can accelerate from 0-97 km/h in 4.1 seconds before reaching a maximum speed of 325 km/h.
This unique 1997 Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster will be auctioned at the Scottsdale 2024 event taking place from January 20 – 28, 2024 by Barrett-Jackson auction company. On the used car market, the price of this supercar model is converted to about 8 billion VND,