Lamborghini Urus consumers will quickly be capable to select between the usual SUV and a extra hardcore variant donning the automaker’s Performante designation.
On the Urus, the designation indicators additional energy, much less weight, and a extra aggressive stance realized by a lowered trip top and wider physique.
Peak energy is generated by a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V-8 and registers at 657 hp, up a modest 16 hp on the usual Urus. The result’s a 0-60 mph time of three.3 seconds and a high pace of 190 mph. That is 0.2 seconds faster to 60 than the usual Urus, although the highest pace is identical for each variations.
To go along with the additional energy, the automobile additionally advantages from a weight saving of 103 kilos. This was achieved through the addition of a carbon-fiber hood, lighter suspension springs, diminished sound deadening, and a number of other different mods. The automobile nonetheless ideas the scales at a considerable 5,200 kilos, although.
Lamborghini has already demonstrated the efficiency of the SUV by setting a report time for manufacturing autos up Pikes Peak. The Urus Performante climbed the mountain’s 14,115 toes in a time of 10:32.064, beating the earlier report of 10:49.902 set in 2018 by a Bentley Bentayga. The Urus Performante was fitted with a particular set of Pirelli P Zero Trofeo tires measuring 285/40R22 on the entrance and 325/35R22 on the rear. Pirelli labored carefully with Lamborghini to develop a model of the favored Trofeo R semi-slick tires particularly for SUV purposes.
The Urus Performante is priced from $260,676 and begins supply later within the yr.
The hardcore SUV was introduced for the primary time on Friday throughout 2022 Monterey Automobile Week. Lamborghini has a second Urus reveal deliberate for later within the yr, prone to be an up to date model of the usual SUV.