Originally Posted by M3takesNYC
Although the gallardo looks and sounds sweet, atleast the earlier ones were disapointing in terms of power and performance. For a V10 they put down only 400 wheel horsepower on the dyno which is not great. A FBO m3 puts close to that so its really only the lightweight nature of the gallardo that makes it faster.
From a roll with a FBO it is surprisingly close as I have ran one several times with my friend who has one.
The original Gallardo's are almost 10 years old. It is an impressive engine and also not everything is about power, it is still a Lamborghini.