Lamborghini’s wicked new V12 Aventador, unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in March, has been drawing raves for its impressive combination of style and power.

The waiting list for one of the $387,000 exotics is already 18 months long.

The waiting list for one of the $387,000 exotics is already 18 months long

A rash of Aventador videos has been hitting the web lately, but we think this clip of two of the sexy beasts battling it out on some extremely scenic roads outside Rome captures the feel of the thing best –even if the music’s a bit strident.

Of course, you could hardly watch this kind of thing accompanied to a soundtrack by Elton John….