Lamborghini raises the bar with the introduction of the Performante world’s first super SUVeven more powerful and lighter: the new Lamborghini Urus Performante is 47 kg lighter and 16 hp more powerful. up to 666 hp
He made his debut in Pebble beach during Monterey Car Week and broke its first record even before it was unveiled, setting a new benchmark for performance and driving pleasure in the super SUV segment.
The new standard for super SUVs
The design perfectly reflects the incredible possibilities of the new Lamborghini Urus Performante: Lower and wider, with reduced weight and increased power, the new Sant’Agata Bolognese has the best power-to-weight ratio in its segment.
The new Urus is accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.3 seconds and can reach a top speed of 306 km/h: “The Urus Performante raises the bar even higher for the entire SUV segment,” he states during the presentation. Stefan WinkelmannChairman and CEO of Lamborghini.
“The Urus Performante takes the incredible performance and unmistakable looks of Lamborghini’s revolutionary super SUV to new heights while remaining luxuriously versatile and offering the most exciting driving experience on and off the road,” continues the CEO.
Before being unveiled to the general public, the super SUV broke the category record at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, a time trial held every July 4 in the Colorado Mountains, crossing the finish line at 4,302m with a lead of 17 minutes. according to the previous entry in 2018.
The elegance of carbon fiber
Design Urus Performante it appears bold and full of character from the very first glance: the clean lines typical of sports supercars maintain the innate elegance of the Lamborghini SUV family. “The bold and distinctive design of the Urus Performante perfectly complements the optimized aerodynamics, including the new air curtains on the front bumper,” he explains. Mitya Borkerthead of design department.
A new lightweight carbon fiber hood sets this facelift apart: the Urus is today the SUV with the most carbon fiber elements.
The front bumper and splitter show clean new lines, while a rear spoiler with redesigned all-carbon fiber side fins increases Urus Performante rear downforce by 38%. The roof can also be made in carbon fiber on request and openly includes supersport models such as the Huracan Performante and Super Trofeo.
Elegance never fades into the background: interiors in Alcantara Black Cosmus they have a new hexagonal pattern in the seams of the seats, while the leather and alcantara steering wheel is finished in matte black, while the interior trim of the aluminum elements is anodized black with the possibility of Ad Personam interventions and modifications.
Urus Performante: power and luxury
The power of the new Urus Performante is increased by 16 hp to reach 666 CVs: 3.3 seconds for acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h; 32.9 meters from 100 km/h to a complete stop.
“The Urus Performante hits the road like a svelte athlete in perfect shape. The muscular stance, distinctive design, twin-turbo V8 powertrain and lightweight sports exhaust system confirm this – visually, acoustically and in practice – offering pure emotion on any road, track or dirt surface.” he claims Reuven Mortechnical director of Lamborghini.
The Urus Performante “is an SUV designed for those who sit behind the wheel of a supersport car”: improved agility, aerodynamics and response give those behind the wheel a more immediate connection to the road, with precise inputs and direct feedback that make do not forget about the central role of driving.
four driving modes The updated Urus allows you to choose the ideal configuration for every situation: the existing modes (Strada, Sport and Corsa) are supplemented by a new one, Rally, which enhances the sportiness and pure driving pleasure of this super SUV. expected in European price lists from 218,487 euros.
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