Lamborghini Engine ( Diablo 6.0)

Lamborghini Diablo Engine

Lamborghini Diablo 6.0 - Technical Specifications

Published 1 January 2000 Melanie Carter


Overall length 4470 mm
Overall width 2040 mm
Overall width (mirrors included) 2200 mm
Overall height 1105 mm
Track (front) 1610 mm
Track (rear) 1670 mm
Wheelbase 2650 mm
Weight (“dry”) 1625 kg
Weight distribution % (front) 41%
Weight distribution % (rear) 59%


Main Characteristics

Number of cylinders 12 V 60°
Cycle-stroke Otto-4
Bore on stroke 87x84 mm
Engine capacity 5992 cc
Compression ratio 10,7:1±0.2
Max power 550 Hp (405 kW) at 7100 rpm
Max torque 620 Nm at 5500 rpm
Crankshaft bearings 7
Cylinder head aluminum alloy
Crankcase aluminum alloy


DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder Intake variable valve timing, electronically controlled


Pump gear type
Oil filter full-flow cartridge

Cooling System

Type pressurized water cooling (1.2 bar), thermostatic valve, with 2 radiators “in parallel”, electric fans


Lamborghini Electronic Engine Management System LIE

Type speed density
Fuel injection sequential multipoint
Ignition static ignition, with individual coils


Transmission 4WD (viscous traction)

Transmission ratios


1st 2.313: 1
2nd 1.524: 1
3rd 1.125: 1
4th 0.889: 1
5th (optional 0.694: 1) 0.676: 1
reverse 2.125: 1
Front differential 2.812: 1
Rear differential 2.410: 1
Transfercase to rear (optional 1.667: 1) 1.619: 1
Clutch dry single plate
Diameter of clutch disc 272 mm
Rims (front) 8.5”x18”
Rims (rear) 13”x18”
Tires 235/35ZR18 335/30ZR18


Tubular steel with carbon fiber components


Double hydraulic circuit, four self-ventilated discs with Lucas Varity ABS system


Disc diameter 355 mm
Calipers pistons 2 Ø 40 mm + 2 Ø 44 mm


Disc diameter 335 mm
Calipers pistons 2 Ø 38 mm + 2 Ø 44 mm
Handbrake mechanical on the rear wheels



Independent wishbones, coil springs, anti - roll bar, telescopic dampers, electronically controlled shock absorbers


Independent wishbones, coil springs, anti - roll bar, telescopic dampers, electronically controlled shock absorbers


Power steering


Voltage 12 V
Alternator 14 V; 150 A
Battery 12 V; 90 Ah
Fuel tank 100 lt.
Cooling circuit 15 lt.
Engine oil (total capacity, radiator, filter and oil ducts) 13 lt.


Max speed Over 205 mph (330 km/h)
Acceleration 0-62 mph 3.95 sec.

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