World Premiere: Super High-Performance Lamborghini Urus Revealed

World Premiere: Super High-Performance Lamborghini Urus Revealed

/ December 4, 2017 / 1115 Views

After months of waiting, today, Lamborghini launches its third model: the Lamborghini Urus. The Urus marks the company’s first Super Sport Utility Vehicle, creating a brand new niche in the luxury high-performance segment with benchmarking power, performance and driving dynamics, all matched by unparalleled design, luxury and daily usability.

“The Lamborghini Urus is a visionary approach based on the infusion of Lamborghini DNA into the most versatile vehicle, the SUV. The Urus elevates the SUV to a level not previously possible, the Super SUV. It is a true Lamborghini in terms of design, performance, driving dynamics and emotion as well as drivable every day in a range of environments,” says Stefano Domenicali, Automobili Lamborghini Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “The Urus fits perfectly within the Lamborghini family as a high-performance car. It is the culmination of intensive development and passionate skill to create a new breed of bull: a Super SUV that transcends the boundaries of expectations and opens the door to new possibilities, for both our brand and our customers.”

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The Urus features a 4.0 liter V8 twin-turbo engine delivering 650 hp (478 kW) at 6,000 rpm, maximum 6,800 rpm, and 850 Nm of maximum torque already at 2,250 rpm. With 162.7 hp/l the Urus claims one of the highest specific power outputs in its class and the best weight-to-power ratio at 3,38 kg/hp.

This kind of power allows the Urus to accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 3.6 seconds, while it will reach 0-200 km/h in 12,8 seconds. For the Lamborghini Urus, the top speed the driver will be able to achieve goes all the way up to a splendid 305 km/h – making it the fastest SUV available. Take a look at the detailed media gallery of the Lamborghini Urus, alongside a video of the vehicle, right below.

Been in the automotive industry ever since he got out of high school. Loves 911s, and everything BMW makes, even the new cars. He also enjoys racing events, even as a spectator, hanging on the side of the pit wall and taking pictures and drinking espresso that makes want to write more. Too tall to drive almost any supercar, but that doesn't stop him from bashing out people that do. Follows the aftermarket tuning industry in depth. Loves to spend time at BMW Welt. Enjoys too much coffee.
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