Lamborghini Huracán

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Lamborghini Huracán
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AssemblyItaly: Sant'Agata Bolognese
  • Filippo Perini
  • Mitja Borkert (LP640-4, facelift)
Body and chassis
ClassSports car (S)
Body style
PlatformModular Sports System[1]
Engine5.2 L V10
Transmission7-speed dual-clutch
Wheelbase2,620 mm (103.1 in)
Length4,459 mm (175.6 in)
Width1,924 mm (75.7 in)
Height1,165 mm (45.9 in)
Kerb weight
  • 1,422 kg (3,135 lb) (without fluids)
  • 1,553 kg (3,423 lb) (with fluids)[3]
PredecessorLamborghini Gallardo

The Lamborghini Huracán is a sports car built by Lamborghini. It replaced the Lamborghini Gallardo. It has been produced from 2014 to present. The name Huracán comes from the Spanish language. It means Hurricane. Huracán was also the name of a brave fighting bull. And the Mayan god of wind, storm and fire.[4]

Huracán LP610-4 Coupé (2014-)[change | change source]

The LP610-4 is the base model of the Huracán. It is a coupe with two doors and two seats. The name LP610-4 means that the car has a longitudinal engine with 449 kW and all-wheel drive.

Huracán LP620-2 Super Trofeo (2014-)[change | change source]

The 'LP620-2 is a rear-wheel drive version of the LP610-4 coupé. It is built especially for the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Series, a race series for Lamborghini only.[5]

Huracán LP610-4 Spyder (2016-)[change | change source]

The LP610-4 Spyder is a convertible version of the LP610-4 coupé. It was first shown at the 2015 International Motor Show Germany in Frankfurt. It has the same engine as the LP610-4 coupé.[6]

Huracán LP580-2[change | change source]

The LP580-2 is also a coupé on the basis of the LP610-4, but instead has 427 kW and rear-wheel drive. This is to decrease the cost.[7]

Specifications[change | change source]

Engine[change | change source]

The Huracán has the same mid-engine V10 as the Lamborghini Gallardo. It has 449 kW. The displacement of the engine is 5,204 cm3.[8]

Performance[change | change source]

The top speed of the Huracán is 325 km/h. It can accelerate to 100 km/h in 2.5 seconds. The Huracán weighs 1,422 kg, which means it has a power-to-mass ratio of 0.32 kW per kg. The maximum torque is 560 N⋅m at 6,500 rpm. The CO2 emissions are 290g/km.[8]

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Meiners, Jens (2015-02-19). "2016 Audi R8: We Ride in and Detail the Next Four-Ringed Supercar". Car and Driver. Retrieved 2019-03-29.
  2. Pattni, Vijay (12 December 2017). "'Project Panther' is a new Italian supercar with a Lambo base". Top Gear. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  3. "Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4" (PDF). Car and Driver. 2014. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  4. "Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4: I would rob a bank for this b**ch". Archived from the original on 2014-07-23. Retrieved 2016-01-15.
  5. "2015 Lamborghini Huracan LP 620-2 Super Trofeo [w/video]". autoblog. Retrieved 2016-01-15.
  6. "2016 Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4 Spyder". Car & Driver. Retrieved 2016-01-15.
  7. "2016 Lamborghini Huracán LP580-2: Bolognese Boogaloo". Car & Driver. Retrieved 2016-01-15.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Lamborghini Huracán review". Retrieved 2016-01-15.

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