Lamborghini is one of the biggest names in supercars, and the Murcielago was their flagship vehicle. This one's a no-brainer.
- Fact 1: The Lamborghini Murcielago, successor to the popular Diablo, was first introduced in 2001. It was the company's first new design in 11 years.
- Fact 2: Like Lamborghini's other models, the Murcielago was named for a bullfighting legend; Murcielago was a bull so tenacious that the matador spared his life in 1879.
- Fact 3: The Murcielago (Spanish for "bat") was produced from 2001 to 2010, when it was replaced by the Aventador.
- Fact 4: To celebrate Lamborghini's 40th anniversary, a run of 50 special-edition Murcielagos was released, featuring specialty detailing, wheels, and exhaust, and a unique blue-green paint.
- Fact 5: The basic Murcielago features a custom 6.2-liter V12 power plant capable of up to 580 horsepower, carrying the car from 0 to 60 mph in 3.8 seconds.