It seems that the whole incident happened because of a truck that hit Brand’s $238,000 Lamborghini Superleggera while he was on the point to leave the set of the remake he was working on.
Sources that were present at the time the accident took place revealed that: “The whole incident was pretty terrifying. Russell was very shaken. He refused to go to A&E [the emergency room] despite severe bruising on his arm and cuts. He’s gutted, as he’d only just taken loan of the car.”
Moreover, Russell Brand’s mother as soon as she found out about the accident flew out to LA to be with her son.
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Of these, 89 cars are world premiere models. Many of them are made specifically for the Chinese market.
In 2009 China became the largest outlet in the world with 13.6 million sold cars.
Only in the first four months of 2010 there were sold over four million and half cars.
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Lamborghini is testing on a secret track of Volkswagen group Murcielago’s replacement. Rumors say the future supercar wil have a V12 engine of 700 horsepower and a car body made of aluminum and carbon fiber.
The fact that Lamorghini is currently working on a successor for Murcielago is not a news anymore but the Italians are still keeping this mystery of the supercar which will debut on the streets in 2012. There are no details about the design, skills, engines nor the salon it will debut officially.
This equation full of unknown was loosed by CarPix staff, which have succeeded to spy in globe premiere the new supercar on a secret track of VW. The prototype, well masked, was made some difficult tests at about -25 Celsius degrades.
Called by the press Jota, Murcielago’s successor seems to have borrowed his predecessor dimensions. Under the hood is a injection central engine and a 12 cylinders in V, able to offer up to 700 horsepower. The generous luggage of resources will be completed by a light car body, mostly built from carbon fiber, and an aluminum structure, material from which the doors will also be built with an vertical opening.
The design will be clearly influenced by Estoque concept and Reventon model, both inspired by hunting plane design. The V12 engine will transmit his power to both bridges by a wheel drive system, develop by Lamborghini with Haldex Swedish staff.
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