The only major ‘holdout’ not making a super-luxury SUV at this point is Italian icon Ferrari. The Lamborghini Urus, Maserati Levante, Bentley Bentayga and a certain unnamed Rolls-Royce are coming. Porsche has been making the Cayenne more than a decade. This fact was always a point of pride for previous Ferrari boss Luca Cordero di Montezemolo. But […]
In publishing its sales figures for 2015, Lamborghini reports that it sold 3,245 supercars last year, representing a new record that it's bound to surpass once the Urus reaches the market. Continue reading Lamborghini sold a record 3,245...Show More Summary
Lamborghini set a new sales record in 2015, with 3245 cars delivered. It’s the first time the company has eclipsed the 3000 mark. The figure represents a fairly staggering 28 per cent sales increase over 2014, from its network of 135 dealers in 50 countries. The figure is also 2.5 times higher than what the […]
The SUV will require Lamborghini to double its factory footprint and add 500 more workers.
Stephan Winkelmann, CEO of Lamborghini, has stated on the record that the company’s first SUV since the LM002 won’t feature the autonomous driving technology, which is becoming increasing common on high-end luxury vehicles. Speaking to Leftlane News, Winkelmann said that the decision to exclude self-driving technology from the crossover stems from a belief that anyone […]
lamborghini fans hoping the italian supercar-maker will release a ‘hairy-chested’ rear-wheel-drive version of its aventador model could be waiting for quite a while. that’s the word out of europe, with the uk’s autocar reporting that the aventador will remain an all-wheel-drive-only model for the foreseeable future. Show More Summary
Lamborghini will use a turbocharged V8 for the Urus, but don't worry about the Huracán and Aventador - they're staying revvy and naturally aspirated for the foreseeable future. Continue reading Lambo to quarantine twin-turbo V8 to Urus Lambo to quarantine twin-turbo V8 to Urus originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 14 Dec 2015 15:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
The company decided to stick with tradition, using one engine design for a single nameplate.
The Lamborghini Urus will still be a driver's car.
The Aventador has been deemed too powerful for a rear-wheel-drive configuration.
Lamborghini believes forced induction is the best option for its upcoming SUV
The Lamborghini Urus will use a company-exclusive 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 and all-wheel drive when it arrives in 2018. Multiple variants, inlcuding a Superveloce, could join the lineup later. Continue reading Lamborghini UrusShow More Summary
Lamborghini is developing a new SUV based on its Urus concept unveiled in 2012. The new SUV, whatever it ends up being labeled, will enter production in 2018 and is set to be the first turbocharged Lamborghini. As we previously reported, it will likely be the marque’s first hybrid, too. At launch, the sole powertrain will be a new...
The Lamborghini Urus SUV will be powered by the company’s first turbocharged V8 powerplant when it goes on sale in 2018. Chief executive Stephan Winkelmann and R&D boss Maurizio Reggiani have confirmed to Autocar that the Italian company’s first 4×4 will eschew the naturally aspirated V10 and V12 units which power the current Huracan and […]
If you’re in the camp that thinks Lamborghini’s Urus concept, which previews the Italian marque’s upcoming SUV, is just a little too road-oriented, then perhaps you’ll be interested in a little company by the name of Zarooq. The company’s first product is the Sand Racer, which was announced over the weekend at a...
This year, Lamborghini told us the Urus will be ready in 2018, possibly with hybrid power packing more speed than any other SUV the Volkswagen Group has to offer. Then came the Bentley Bentayga, and Lambo’s job just got a lot harder. Read more...
The upcoming Lamborghini Urus won’t be the first SUV to come from the supercar maker, but it will have a lot of firsts for the brand. Slated to be released around 2018, the Urus is expected to debut with Lamborghini’s first turbocharged engine. And it’ll be followed some time later with the first use of plug-in hybrid technology...
The latest from Sant’Agata, the Huracan LP 610-4 Spyder, has got a soft top and a loud V10. It’ll be great. Now let’s just move on, because the Urus SUV is set to be ready in 2018 to most likely be their first turbocharged and hybrid car. And here’s why building it will be Lamborghini’s biggest challenge yet. Read more...
Lamborghini looks to enter the white-hot luxury SUV market with the Urus, the production of which will double its vehicle sales and workforce. Continue reading Autoblog Minute: Why Lamborghini approved the Urus SUV Autoblog Minute: Why Lamborghini approved the Urus SUV originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18:40:00 EST. Show More Summary
Lamborghini’s Asterion concept is reportedly no closer to production, as the Italian carmaker instead gears up for the Urus SUV. That’s the word out of Europe, with Lamborghini boss Stephan Winkelmann saying a 2018 debut for the Urus was preferable to a joint Asterion and Urus program that would see the latter model delayed. Show More Summary