LB Works Aventador Unveiled At SEMA

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We have seen our share of tuned Ferrari’s and Porsche’s, so it was about time LB Works started working on a Lamborghini. Kato-san chose an Aventador to modify and unveil it at Sema.LB Aventador-03
It all began with Kato talking to his designer and coming up with the most adequate over-fenders for the base model. Then all was sent to Miura-san at TRA Kyoto, who started mapping the exterior of the car with a 3D laser scanner. Afterwards he used CAD to modify the 3D image in order to send the information to the CNC machines. The FRP panels are produced in about one week.

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First off, the color is insane, metallic Shark Blue with matte black accents. The front end has been treated with a massive lip spoiler that replaces the lower section of the bumper. The side splitters add to the whole aggressive look. The front two-piece over-fenders bolt-on to the stock bumper and fenders and continue the angular design that Lamborghini had in mind for the Aventador.

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Kato-san opted to get Forgiato in on his project, they came up with a set of Maglia ECL wheels. They measure 9×20′ upfront and 13×21′ in the back, with an ET of -7 and -20, respectively. They cope really well with the widening of the Lambo. Since they were looking to achieve a certain look and stance no matter what, Kato replaced the Stock Ohlins suspension with a AirRex air suspension. All the fenders had to be cut in order to lower the car as much as possible, a mod that only a few can actually make it look good.

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The rear end is complemented with a huge carbon fiber GT wing that is mounted on the rear bumper. The rear diffuser has also been fiddled with and it has a more menacing look to it. This car can also spit out flames due to the quad-exit titanium Armytrix exhaust system. It actually works exactly like the original exhaust, the gas route being divided by valves that are manually controlled or set to open at a specific RPM. This not only adds 35 hp but also shaves 28 kg of the stock exhaust.

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