November 14, 2012
Action Qatar has organised a two-day Test Drive event for the newest version of the Lamborghini Gallardo LP550-2, Coupe and Spyder models for client Al Wajba Motors, the dealer of the Lamborghini brand in Qatar.
Held at the exclusive Admiral Club, part of The Ritz Carlton Hotel in Doha, the event was attended by over 20 journalists and more than 60 VIP customers. Five Lamborghini Gallardo’s were available for the media and customers to test and Lamborghini Professional Driver, James Burnett, led the pack using a Lamborghini “safety car”. Prior to the drive, the Area Sales Manager For Lamborghini EMEA, Francesco Cresci, and James gave all the participants a short briefing before the start of the test drives The customers and media were thrilled by the chance to drive the supercars and on the last day of the event, a motorcade was held where Lamborghini owners gathered and drove through Doha, followed by a dinner at the prestigious La Cigale Hotel.
Francesco Cresci said “It’s great to run test drives on Doha roads and my sincere thanks go to our Qatari partners, AL Wajba Motors, whose hard work and dedication made this event possible and truly memorable”. Mr Cresci added “the lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder has a powerful V10 engine, and the heart of the Gallardo – the 5.2-liter ten-cylinder engine – guarantees phenomenal performance, the LP 550-2 catapults itself from zero to 100 km/h in just 4.2 seconds. Its top speed of 319km/h guarantees it a place among the ultimate super sports cars….”