The Lamborghini Murcielago comes with a V-12 engine that delivers a maximum power of 580 BHP at 7500 RPM. It has a maximum torque of 650 Nm at 5400 RPM and a compression ratio of 10.7:1. The car takes 3.6 seconds to go from 0-60 miles per hour.
The V-12 engine is angled at 60 degrees and is made of a light alloy block. The engine is longitudinally mid-mounted. The car has a permanent four-wheel drive with a viscous traction system. The fuel distribution system consists of dual overhead camshafts. The engine has seven main bearings and each cylinder has a capacity of 6192 cubic centimeters.
The cylinders have a bore length of 87 millimeters and a stroke length of 86.8 millimeters. The car uses two water radiators with an oil cooler and a variable geometry air inlet system as its cooling system. Catalytic converters with lambda sensors are used for controlling emission. The ignition is electronic with integrated injection. The electrical system run on 12 volts.
The car takes 8.7 seconds to reach a speed of 100 miles per hour when starting from rest. It has a top speed of 205 miles per hour. The body of the car is made from a combination of carbon fiber and steel. Its wheelbase covers and area of 104.9 inches. The maximum fuel capacity of the car is 100 liters.