After years of hypothesis, Lamborghini has lastly unveiled their efficiency SUV, the Lamborghini Urus. The “first Tremendous Sports activities Utility Car” creates a brand new area of interest within the luxurious section with benchmarking energy, efficiency and driving dynamics, unparalleled design, luxurious and every day usability.
The Italian producer flirted with the idea of an SUV as soon as earlier than with the militaristic LM002, which was a industrial catastrophe, solely promoting 300 autos. This time round, Lamborghini is taking a extra measured method, following the success of the Bentley Bentayga with a model of their very own, utilizing the identical platform, with a physique that appears like a Huracan on steroids.
Powering the Lamborghini Urus is a brand new 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine that places out 650 horsepower and 627 lb-ft of torque. That’s good for a 0-62 MPH time of simply 3.6 seconds, and 0-124 MPH in 12.8 seconds. That’s one quick SUV, particularly given it’s appreciable weight of 4,850 kilos!
The facility is routed to all 4 wheels via an eight-speed automated transmission, with a torque converter used to make sure most engine response, and energetic torque vectoring to make sure the very best traction must you resolve to go off-roading with it. (Although who’re we kidding, most of those won’t ever see any dust of their lifetime)
Whereas reactions to the outside styling of the Urus have been combined at finest, I’ve little doubt that Lamborghini will promote each one they produce, as SUVs are red-hot proper now, and the Urus offers you bragging rights about proudly owning the quickest manufacturing SUV on the planet. It’s a sensible enterprise resolution by Lamborghini, and with a beginning worth of $200,000, it’s priced competitively in addition.
The Lamborghini Urus is slated to hit dealerships in Spring 2018, so if you would like one, you need to in all probability get your order in now, earlier than it’s too late.
Lamborghini Urus Specs
- Engine: 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8
- Horsepower: 650 horsepower
- Torque: 627 lb-ft of torque
- 0-62: 3.5 seconds
- Weight: 4,850 kilos
- Prime Velocity: 189.5 MPH
- Worth: $200,000
What do you consider the Lamborghini Urus?