Lamborghini has unveiled the new Huracán Evo supercar, the next generation V10 super sports car, based on the Huracán Performante. The Huracán Evo features the 5.2 l naturally-aspirated Lamborghini V10 engine, uprated to produce higher power output, with Titanium intake valves and refined lightweight exhaust system. The Huracán Evo outputs 640 hp (470 kW) at 8,000 rpm with 600 Nm of torque delivered at 6,500 rpm. With a dry weight of 1,422 kg the Huracán Evo reaches a weight-to-power ratio of 2.22 kg/hp, accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 2.9 seconds and from 0-200 km/h in 9.0 seconds. Braking from 100 km/h to 0 is achieved in just 31.9 m, with a top speed of more than 325 km/h.
“Lamborghini is intent on leading the advance to the highest level of super sports car technologies and driving emotion. This is the essence of the new Huracán Evo. It takes the extraordinary abilities of the Huracán Performante and combines state-of-the-art vehicle dynamic control to amplify the everyday Huracán driving experience,” says Stefano Domenicali, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Automobili Lamborghini. “The Huracán Evo is the very definition of evolution: it is a step ahead, redefining the segment parameters. It is remarkably easy to drive, while delivering the most responsive, sensory and agile driving experience, in every environment.”
The Huracán Evo also features a new Lamborghini rear-wheel steering and a torque vectoring system working on the four wheels, while at the heart of the car is the new feature of Lamborghini Dinamica Veicolo Integrata (LDVI): a Central Processing Unit that controls every aspect of the car’s dynamic behaviour.
A new 8.4-inch HMI capacitive touchscreen, located in the centre console just above the start button, allows better connectivity than before, with multi-finger gesture control. Governing car functions including seats, climate and the status of the LDVI system in real-time it also puts all infotainment, such as Apple CarPlay with smartphone integration, at the cabin occupants’ disposal. A multimedia system incorporates connected navigation and entertainment including web radio and video player.
The intuitive interface allows voice commands and puts the driver in touch with Siri. An optional dual-camera telemetry system is also offered via the touchscreen, allowing advanced telemetry recording and analysis. An integrated high-capacity hard disk is also available.
Prices in the US start from $261,274 (Rs 1.82 cr),in UK it is priced from £165,256 (Rs 1.47 cr), in Japan price is 29,843,274 YEN (Rs 1.91 cr) and in China it is 3,298,100 RMB (Rs 3.36 cr). The price for India is not yet revealed.
Source: News18 (https://www.news18.com/news/auto/lamborghini-huracan-evo-unveiled-gets-performante-power-1995175.html)