The company will have to withdraw cars from-for mistakes of a new employee.
In the new coupe and Roadster Lamborghini Aventador SVJ for US market showed an unexpected and potentially dangerous defect: internal door handles can suddenly fail, locking passengers in the cabin. In an emergency situation this would pose a real threat to life.
In a statement to the National administration of safety of traffic of the USA (NHTSA), the manufacturer explained that the reason – a new employee who has not been adequately briefed and made an error when attaching wire handles. The problem was detected during the final quality control on production. It is assumed that it can affect the 26 cars assembled last December and this January. While the outside of the door opening normally.
Soon Lamborghini will contact the owners of defective cars, to give cars to dealers to replace the inside handles. Service campaign launched in the district on may 1.
In total, Lamborghini plans to build 800 900 coupe and Roadster Aventador SVJ. Regardless of the body type model is equipped with 6.5-liter V12 at 770 HP and 720 Nm. One of the characteristic features of this family is the presence of advanced active aerodynamics package ALA, which was first used on the hardcore Huracan Performante. Coupe develops 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds and officially the fastest production car on the Nurburgring. Supercar with an open top is gaining first hundred in just 0.1 seconds longer.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration