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The Lamborghini Aventador SuperVeloce (SV) has been spied for the first time while undergoing testing.

The sinister-looking black prototype was spotted on an Italian highway and as you can see it's quite different than the regular Aventador LP700-4. Gone is the centrally-positioned large exhaust opening as this has been replaced by an exposed quad pipe arrangement but obviously it's not the final layout as it looks unfinished. Moreover, there's an aggressive diffuser and a reshaped bumper while below the taillights are additional vents providing more cooling.

The Lamborghini Aventador SV will likely use the same recipe as its predecessor, the Murcielago LP670-4 SuperVeloce, so expect a more aggressive body, a significant weight reduction (Murcielago SV lost 100 kg) and more power (Murcielago SV gained 30 HP) coming from an uprated V12 6.5-liter naturally aspirated engine which in its current configuration produces 700 HP (515 kW) in the standard model and 720 HP (529 kW) in the limited-run Anniversario model.

There's no word about a launch date but chances are Lamborghini will bring the Aventador SV to the Geneva Motor Show in March 2015 or wait until September for the Frankfurt Motor Show.

Gallery: Lamborghini Aventador SV spied for the first time

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