, Lamborghini Says Urus SUV Simply As Thrilling As Huracan, Auto to Auto - Auto News

Lamborghini Says Urus SUV Simply As Thrilling As Huracan

It’s undoubtedly extra {powerful}, at the very least.

Lamborghini calls the Urus a “super-SUV” – and after driving it lately within the deserts of Palm Springs, California, we are likely to agree. However some nonetheless query linger as as to whether the Urus is a “actual” Lamborghini, or simply an try by the Italian marque to seize some money. In the event you ask executives like Alessandro Farmeschi, Lamborghini’s Americas Area CEO, it is undoubtedly the previous.

In an interview with Car Journal, Farmeschi reaffirmed the Urus’s standing as a “actual Lamborghini.” Farmeschi says, “should you drive it, you will have precisely the identical feeling and emotion and ‘wow’ impact of driving a Huracán or an Aventador. Yeah, you’re in an SUV, so it’s a totally different dimension. However it’s the Lamborghini means of doing issues.”

Urus Or Huracan?

For what it is price, the Lamborghini Urus firmly falls throughout the supercar spectrum. It is extra {powerful} than even the most-powerful Huracan. With a biturbocharged 4.0-liter V8, the Urus produces 650 horsepower (484 kilowatts) and 627 pound-feet (850 Newton-meters) of torque, whereas the Huracan Performante produces 630 hp (469 kW) and 443 lb-ft (600 Nm) of torque. To 60 miles per hour (96 kilometers per hour), the Urus will get there in a blistering 3.2 seconds formally. However some prospects are recording faster instances.

The Urus may get much more {powerful} sooner or later. Rumors counsel the super-SUV will undertake Porsche’s hybrid biturbocharged 4.0-liter V8. The hybrid Urus may produce as much as 680 horsepower (507 kilowatts) and 626 pound-feet (850 Newton-meters), or extra. That is 30 greater than the present non-hybrid mannequin.

111 Pictures

For now, the Urus maintains its turbocharged 4.0-liter V8. Model new, the Urus will set you again $200,000. However Lamborghini estimates the typical transaction value is round $240,000 after choices.

Supply: Car Journal

Let’s block advertisements! (Why?)