2012 Lamborghini Aventador

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8 reviews
Available Price Range $260,773-$354,133 Trims1 Combined MPG 14 Seats 2

Our Take on the 2012 Lamborghini Aventador

Our Take

The 2012 Aventador LP 700-4 is the latest exotic sports car from Italy's Lamborghini, replacing the Murcielago. The "Aventador" name comes from a tenacious bull that squared off against bullf... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • No conventional stick-shift
  • Tiny cargo area
  • Low mileage
  • Many features optional

Notable Features

  • All-new model
  • Replaces Murcielago
  • 6.5-liter V-12 engine
  • 700 horsepower
  • All-wheel drive
  • Scissor doors


Consumer Reviews

4.4 out of 5

Based on 8 reviews

What i Dislike

by Horse Man from Chicago,IL on January 13, 2015

I feel that whilst the car is good it is way overpriced. I feel that this car has a lot of potential. The customer service that i received was moderate an needs improvment.

1 Trim Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Warranty Coverage





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Warranties Explained


Often called a basic warranty or new-vehicle warranty, a bumper-to-bumper policy covers components like air conditioning, audio systems, vehicle sensors, fuel systems and major electrical components. Most policies exclude regular maintenance like fluid top offs and oil changes, but a few brands have separate free-maintenance provisions, and those that do offer them is slowly rising. Bumper-to-bumper warranties typically expire faster than powertrain warranties.


Don't be misled a 10-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty doesn't promise a decade of free repairs for your car. It typically covers just the engine and transmission, along with any other moving parts that lead to the wheels, like the driveshaft and constant velocity joints. Some automakers also bundle seat belts and airbags into their powertrain warranties. With a few exceptions, powertrain warranties don't cover regular maintenance like engine tuneups and tire rotations.

Roadside Assistance

Some automakers include roadside assistance with their bumper-to-bumper or powertrain warranties, while others have separate policies. These programs cover anything from flat-tire changes and locksmith services to jump-starts and towing. Few reimburse incidental costs like motel rooms (if you have to wait for repairs).

Free Scheduled Maintenance

Some automakers include free scheduled maintenance for items such as oil changes, air filters and tire rotations. Some include consumables including brake pads and windshield wipers; others do not. They are typically for the first couple of years of ownership of a new car.

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