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    Lamborghini Urus Awarded Auto Motor und Sport’s Best Cars 2020

    Sant’Agata Bolognese/Stuttgart, 06 February 2020
    Auto Motor und Sport’s - "Best Cars 2020"
    Sant’Agata Bolognese/Stuttgart, 06 February 2020 – Lamborghini Urus wins import ranking in the category Large SUV/Off-road vehicles at Auto Motor und Sport’s “Best Cars 2020“. With nearly 103,000 participants from 13 car magazines throughout Europe and China, the award is highly considered within the industry and car enthusiasts. Automobili Lamborghini Chairman and CEO, Stefano Domenicali, received the award in Stuttgart.

    Lamborghini Huracán Evo Spyder Is Robb Report’s Car of the Year 2020

    Lamborghini Takes the #1 Spot Once Again, Making this Our Fourth Consecutive Win
    Car of the Year

    We are very proud to share the news that Lamborghini has once again been named Robb Report’s Car of the Year. This year, our 2020 Lamborghini Huracán Evo Spyder takes the #1 honor.

    We waved the checkered flag this year for a convertible at the crossroads of automotive innovation and artificial intelligence: Lamborghini’s game-changing Huracán Evo Spyder. A raging bull with a true brain, the 631 hp Evo debuts the Italian marque’s Lamborghini Dinamica Veicolo Integrata (LDVI), a super-processor that anticipates driver inputs and correspondingly adjusts the torque vectoring, all-wheel steering, advanced traction control, and related systems every 20 milliseconds, give or take. Basically, the car predicts your next move and sets you up for success, often despite yourself. And it’s all complemented by 10 cylinders of naturally aspirated fury. “The sound of that V-10 can cure depression,” said Jerónimo Guzman. “I’m recording the engine noise for my phone’s ringtone.” Nathan Tan concurred: “Every downshift, [...]

    New Lamborghini Huracán EVO RWD Puts the Driver in Total Control

    The Huracán EVO RWD proclaims its designation as an instinctive driver’s car
    NEW LAMBORGHINI HURACÁN EVO RWD PUTS THE DRIVER IN TOTAL CONTROL

    Automobili Lamborghini announced on January 4, 2020, the Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive (RWD). This is a visceral driving machine. The Huracán EVO RWD delivers 610 hp (449 kW) of power at 8,000 rpm and 560 Nm of torque at 6,500 rpm to a lightweight car with rear-wheel drive and dynamic steering for maximum driving fun. With a top speed of 325 km/h, it makes the weight of 1,389 kg accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.3 seconds. The Huracán EVO RWD is not focused on straight-line speeds or lap records. Its unique new design gives the Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive the designation as an instinctive driver’s car.

     

     

    “The Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive puts the car in the driver’s hands: the driving experience is delivered by the hardware,” says Stefano Domenicali, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Automobili Lamborghini. This car reminds the driver of Lamborghini’s pure engineering origins: the driver is at the center of the Huracán EVO RWD’s performance, with unfiltered feedback and an emotive and more engaging driving experience controlled [...]

    New production record for Lamborghini Huracán

    In five years Lamborghini Huracán surpasses Gallardo production of ten years

    In just five years of production Lamborghini Huracán number 14,022 rolls off the assembly line, marking a production milestone for the V10 model of Lamborghini: the Gallardo, the previous Lamborghini V10 model, was produced in a total of 14,022 units over a production cycle of ten years (from 2003 to 2013).

    The V10 Huracán family, successor to the iconic Gallardo, made its world debut in 2014 with the coupé version, followed by the Spyder and the rear-wheel-drive versions: the Performante in 2017 and the Performante Spyder in 2018 proved their performance capabilities, holding several lap records. In 2019 the new Huracán EVO (coupe and Spyder) was introduced, featuring a next generation V10 engine and incorporating next-generation vehicle dynamic control and aerodynamics.

    The commemorative model with chassis number 14,022, a Huracán EVO coupé [...]

    The success that Jake Eidson and Damon Ockey have achieved this season in the ProAm class of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America series can be attributed to many things, including similarity in stature.

    “We’re about the same size,” Ockey said, “So getting in and out of the car is easy. We can get a driver change done in about 25 seconds, which is perfect.”

    Of course, it takes a pretty keen driving ability as well, something Eidson and Ockey have demonstrated all season long in the No. 09 US RaceTronics, Lamborghini Vancouver Huracan Evo. Heading into this weekend’s fifth round, which is the last in North America, at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, the duo has been dominant in winning seven of the first eight races in class.

    “I couldn’t honestly ask for a better teammate,” Eidson [...]

    Sant’Agata Bolognese, 3 September 2019 – At the Frankfurt Motor Show Automobili Lamborghini unveils the Lamborghini Sián: a hybrid super sports car delivering new technologies and unsurpassed performance in the hybrid sphere.

    The fastest Lamborghini of all time is realized in a new futuristic design; drawing on the brand’s style DNA, but clearly a design for a new era. Taking the most iconic V12 Lamborghini power plant of today, the Sián is engineered around unique hybrid technologies, delivering the extraordinary emotion and exceptional dynamic performance of a naturally aspirated Lamborghini super sports car, while meeting a future demanding electrification.

    “The Sián is a masterpiece in possibilities,” says Stefano Domenicali, Automobili Lamborghini Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Not only does the Sián deliver a formidable hyper-car design and engineering tour de force today, it augments the potential for Lamborghini as a super sports car brand for tomorrow and for [...]

    Alton, Virginia (Sunday, August 25, 2019) – US RaceTronics grabbed wins today in both the ProAm and AM classes at Virginia International Raceway with Lamborghini Super Trofeo. Add to that a second-place overall podium for the No. 09 Lamborghini of Vancouver and a second-place ProAm finish for the No. 24 Elephantea Lamborghini of La Jolla, and team has a lot of new hardware to carry back to California. With qualifying for Race 2 canceled yesterday due to an accident at pit-in, at the end of the first qualifying session, the field was set based on points by class. This put points-leaders Ockey and Eidson in a good position for the start of the race.

    Jacob Eidson started the race from fifth overall and first in ProAm in the No. 09 Lamborghini of [...]

    Get the inside story on Lamborghini’s successful campaign in the highly competitive IMSA series, including class victories in the 2019 Daytona 24 Hours and Sebring 12 Hours.

     

    Monrovia, California (Tuesday, April 9, 2019) – US RaceTronics’ drivers added three podium appearances on Sunday to wrap a successful season-opening weekend at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, AL. Pro driver Bryce Miller, driving the No. 34 Lamborghini of Beverly Hills, started Sunday’s race eighth overall and fourth in class. Miller drove a strong first stint moving up to fifth-place overall before handing the car off to his teammate Patrick Liddy who drove an exceptional second stint. Liddy pushed hard and put down consistently fast laps to earn a second-place overall finish in his first weekend with the team. In the extremely competitive LSTNA Pro class, the co-drivers stayed focused, took advantage of passing opportunities and executed a flawless pitstop in only their second race as teammates.

    The No. 09 Lamborghini of Calgary driving [...]

    Sant’Agata Bolognese/Geneva, 4 March 2019 – The Aventador SVJ Roadster makes its worldwide premiere at Geneva Motor Show, presented by Automobili Lamborghini in a press conference on its stand, alongside the new Huracán EVO Spyder that also makes its international debut. The open top version of the coupé, the Aventador SVJ Roadster upholds the exceptional performance, handling and aerodynamic superiority of the SVJ, with its unique roadster design granting an exclusive open air exhilaration to both driver and passenger.

    “The Aventador SVJ Roadster inherits all the power, performance and ground breaking aerodynamic technologies of the coupé, but with its own iconic presence and prowess,” says Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Automobili Lamborghini, Stefano Domenicali. “It is as fundamentally exciting to drive as the Aventador SVJ but with an added exclusivity: the option of [...]

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