In what is believed to be the first fire incident for the new supercar model, a Lamborghini Aventador caught fire on California Route 73 South past El Toro Rd near Newport Beach this weekend.

In what is believed to be the first fire incident for the new supercar model, a Lamborghini Aventador caught fire on California Route 73 South past El Toro Rd near Newport Beach this weekend. 

The vehicle owned by Lamborghini of Newport Beach was apparently on a test drive when fire reportedly developed from the left rear tire or wheel well. No one was injured.

During the incident the three-lane southbound highway was closed. 

Lamborghini is investigating the cause of the fire.

 

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