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    Gallardo daily driver?

    Hey guys,

    Well I am on the lookout for a new car. I had planned on the 997TT as my next car, and as my daily driver (currently am using a 740iL as a daily driver, but will be getting rid of it to get the new car). However the Gallardo has intrigued me the last few weeks.

    Anyone using their Gallardo as a daily driver (I will put about 11,000 miles a year on the car)? Have there been any major problems with the Gallardos to date?

    I would also love opinions if you had a 996TT as a daily driver and how it would compare to the Gallardo, to be used as daily driver.

    Thanks,
    Kunal

    Re: Gallardo daily driver?

    For daily drive 996TT is almost perfect, it has no problem in stop and go traffic, just as easy as a BMW or MB. I used to drive it to work and trackday. Totally no complain at all.

    Gallardo is a very nice car too, but if you want to drive it daily, get a MT. The e-gear is very jerky in stop and go traffic, definately you won't like it. There was a premature clutch problem, but it has been improved and this problem is solved.

    Also 06' model will have some minor changes, horse power increase to 520bhp, close gear ratio, and I heard the exhaust system has improve to have even better sound.

    Re: Gallardo daily driver?

    I put 12000 miles on mine before it went in for vthevtwin turbos. VERY RELIABLE!
    no problems$735 routine maintence costs

     
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