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Old 08-14-2009, 05:00 PM
 
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Default Lamborghini in Redlands?

Could a Lamborghini LP560-4 Spyder be used as a daily driver in the IE? I've seen quite a few Ferraris and even a Murcielago here in Redlands...
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Old 08-14-2009, 05:01 PM
 
Location: San Bruno, CA
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I think a better question is why would you want to. The amount of maintenance and depreciation brought on due to mileage will completely hill the resale value on the car.
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Old 08-14-2009, 10:35 PM
 
Location: Living on the Coast in Oxnard CA
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I am not sure on the maintenance requests on a Lambo, but I know what it takes to maintain a Ferrari.

If you were given one for free here is a sample idea of your cost.

Oil Change $300.
Tune up Every 3,000 to 5,000 miles $1,200.
Engine gasket replacement every 30,000 miles Unknown but costly

The Ferrari is a high maintenance car and like the Lambo it requires a lot of service. It loves to be handled on the road and in the shop.
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Old 08-15-2009, 06:49 AM
 
Location: Malibu/Miami Beach
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Could a Lamborghini LP560-4 Spyder be used as a daily driver in the IE? I've seen quite a few Ferraris and even a Murcielago here in Redlands...
I have exotic sports cars and convertibles but not exotic convertibles because if you drive a fast sports car with the hood down you get to you destination covered in dust.
Buy a coupe and drive with the windows shut tight and the air-con on max.
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Old 08-15-2009, 12:14 PM
 
Location: Coachella Valley, California
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I suppose you could drive anything your little heart longed for, if you wanted to.
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Old 08-15-2009, 12:47 PM
 
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Well, we have a sports conv. (a Mercedes AMG), and we never get covered in Dust.

The question is:

Is a Lamborghini fine in the IE?

The question is not about what car to choose or how is the maintenance.
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Old 08-15-2009, 01:29 PM
 
Location: Denver
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As you can see, most of us on this forum have lot's of experience driving Lamborghini's...maybe try the automotive forum?
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Old 08-15-2009, 01:32 PM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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And I guess I just missed the point on this one. Why would you not be able to drive one?

Nita
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Old 08-15-2009, 01:50 PM
 
Location: Denver
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And I guess I just missed the point on this one. Why would you not be able to drive one?

Nita
internet bragging maybe?
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:15 PM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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internet bragging maybe?
whatever gave you that idea???
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