After ten years of construction provides the Lamborghini Gallardo Huracan a successor to. The world premiere of the flounder in March, potential customers get to see him before. By Thomas Geiger
This name says it all: If Lamborghini brings the Huracan on the market in spring as the successor of the Gallardo, then Porsche, Ferrari, McLaren & Co. can dress warmly. Because of the new super sports car from Sant’Agata is not just kindle a storm in the fast lane. He should be as invincible as the legendary fighting bull from the breeding of the Spanish Conte della Patilla, from which have taken the name of the Italians.
for the leadership in the full gas fraction is next to, as always, sharp design with many nods to the Aventador and a futuristic interior as jet fighters, especially a sumptuous technology package: Because the body is made of carbon fiber and aluminum, the Huracan despite better equipment and a little grown dimensions are not heavier than the Gallardo and brings it to 1422 pounds.
And because of the 5.2-liter V10 engine has been completely overhauled, the performance of the high-revving direct-injection increases by ten percent to 610 hp. And who knows Lamborghini, who knows that this is just the beginning.
The under distinctive louvres hidden in the tail engine develops 560 Nm, who with the carbon flounder easy game: 3.2 seconds is enough for the Huracan to to 100 accelerate in 9.9 seconds shows the digital speedometer 200 km / h, and who achieved at full throttle 325 things, who knows what that feels like a hurricane.
In order not to lose control at the wheel of the low flier, there are all-wheel drive. There are also a new, electric power steering, adjustable Magna-ride dampers, the three driving modes Strada, Sport, Corsa, chewy ceramic brakes and finally a befitting dual-clutch gearbox with seven speeds, the taxes the parent company Audi.
There are still from Huracan just a few pretty pictures and the first dry facts. Potential customers – and there are among the more than 14,000 Gallardo buyers certainly some – can the car from January to more than 130 “Private Preview Event” to see who wants to arrange Lamborghini in 60 cities around the world
The common infantry have to wait until the Geneva Motor Show in March, however. About the streets of the Huracan will sweep until the summer. Even although there are no prices. But this much is certain: Cheaper than the Gallardo is not the Huracan. And the last stood at around 170,000 euros in the list.