Comments Off on New production record for Lamborghini Huracán
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 [...]
Comments Off on Ockey and Eidson Look to Wrap Up ProAm Class Title At WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca
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 [...]
Comments Off on ProAm and AM Wins for US RaceTronics on Sunday at VIR with Lamborghini Super Trofeo
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 [...]
Comments Off on Eidson and Ockey Earn Second ProAm Win of the Weekend at Barber Motorsports Park
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.
Comments Off on Automobili Lamborghini launches the Aventador SVJ Roadster at Geneva Motor Show 2019
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 the open [...]
Comments Off on Lamborghini Calgary in Italy for World Finals
Campagnano di Roma, Italy (Tuesday, November 13, 2018) – US RaceTronics arrived in Rome Sunday in preparation for the final two rounds of the LSTNA championship, as well as the 2018 Lamborghini World Finals. The team is fielding three cars in Italy. The No. 50 Lamborghini of Beverly Hills is in a tight battle for the overall North American championship, while the No. 09 Lamborghini of Calgary and No. 17 Lamborghini of Beverly Hills will contend for the AM championship. All three cars will participate in the World Finals this Saturday and Sunday.
Canadian driver Damon Ockey is focused first and foremost on the North American championship. The driver of the No. 09 Lamborghini of Calgary is eager to get back on track as he pursues the North American and World Finals AM championships.
Due to popular demand, Lamborghini Vancouver is pleased to announce our next road trip, the Fifth Annual Lamborghini Charity Drive, Lamborghini Rally. These drives have been incredibly successful, both in creating great memories for the participants and assisting those in need through our charity support. This year’s drive takes place on Thursday, June 20th to Sunday, June 23rd.
Our drive will begin in beautiful Whistler, BC and take us through Vernon, Osoyoos, Winthrop – through the scenic Diablo Lake road in the US, ultimately ending in Vancouver.
This drive will be in support of Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary who’s collective vision is to ensure that “every child and youth who needs a mentor, has a mentor.”
Comments Off on Podium Finishes for All Four US RaceTronics’ Cars in Season Debut at Mid-Ohio Sportscar Course
Lexington, Ohio (Sunday, May 6, 2018) – US RaceTronics got off to a great start to the 2018 Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America season with podium finishes for all four cars. The day that started with solid qualifying sessions ended with all four cars coming home in the top-ten and all six of the team’s drivers standing on the podium. Edoardo Piscopo led the team by starting the race fourth overall and third in the Pro class in the No. 50 Lamborghini of Beverly Hills, while AM drivers Damon Ockey and Brian Thienes qualified second and third respectively in the AM class. Parris Mullins put the No. 88 Lamborghini of La Jolla on the pole in the LB Cup class and 11th on the starting grid.
Piscopo had a good start and strong first stint, moving [...]