Valentino Balboni, Yes the guy that has helped Lamborghini for over 40 years develop some of the greatest supercars to ever grace our roads has launched his own company.
The former test driver has revealed on Facebook that he is due to launch his company which will specialise in aftermarket parts for Lamborghini’s. His first item for sale will be a titanium exhaust system for the Lamborghini Aventador LP-750 SV. The titanium exhaust system weighs in at 13.8 pounds and is a bolt-on part that uses OEM mounts. Each exhaust system takes over 350 hours to make and will be limited to a production run of 30 units.Here is an extract from his Facebook page which went alongside the above picture:
For 40 years Valentino Balboni was in charge of the development of Lamborghini supercars and became a living legend among the lovers of the Raging Bull. Today, Valentino Balboni decided the time had come to further share his passion and expertise with Lamborghini owners and all fans of supercars around the world who admire him.
To fulfil this goal, Valentino decided to launch his own brand, named “VB”.
At Concorso Italiano 2016 next August 20, at 2:45 pm local time, Valentino will officially unveil VB’s first achievement: a new dimension in sound. It will be the state of the art, limited edition, ultralight titanium exhaust for the almighty Lamborghini Aventador LP-750 SV.