If a Hummer H1 generally is a race automobile, then we shouldn’t be shocked the Urus shall be getting a devoted single-brand collection subsequent yr. First previewed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse almost a yr in the past, the ST-X is again in new pictures as a part of a preview occasion organized this weekend in Spain on the event of the Tremendous Trofeo World Finals. On the similar occasion, the corporate’s motorsport division additionally previewed a brand new Aventador-based hypercar with 830 horsepower and loopy aero it should unleash in 2020.
We should always level out the ST-X shall be greater than only a Lamborghini Urus with a racing livery because the SUV goes to via large hardware adjustments to lose a couple of quarter of weight in comparison with the highway automobile. In different phrases, it’s estimated to lose about 550 kilograms (1,212 kilos) and produce the curb weight all the way down to 1,650 kg (three,637 lbs).
The numerous weight loss plan shall be achieved by making intensive use of carbon fiber, together with for the hood and rear wing. Different adjustments in comparison with the usual Urus will embrace additional air intakes within the hood and a racing exhaust ending with new hexagonal suggestions beneath the corners of the rear bumper. “The primary Tremendous SUV on the planet of racing” shall be outfitted with a twin-turbo four.Zero-liter V8 engine delivering 650 horsepower and 850 Newton-meters (627 pound-feet) of torque inherited from the road-going Urus.
Very like Squadra Corse makes use of the Verde Mantis paint scheme for its Huracan race automobiles, the ST-X may even be completed within the placing inexperienced shade contrasted by crimson accents. It should journey on 21-inch center-lock wheels constituted of aluminum and wrapped in Pirelli tires. Photos of the inside haven’t been supplied, however Lamborghini says the race-ready SUV will function a strengthened cockpit benefitting from a metal tubular roll bar, racing seats, and a hearth extinguisher in case one thing goes improper.
Efficiency particulars haven’t been disclosed, however we’re anticipating the acceleration figures to be considerably improved given the necessary weight reduction deliberate for the ST-X. As a refresher, a regular Urus does Zero to 62 mph (100 km/h) in three.6 seconds and Zero to 124 mph (200 km/h) in 12.eight seconds earlier than maxing out at 189.5 mph (305 km/h).
We’re going to see the Lamborghini Urus ST-X in motion subsequent yr through the Tremendous Trofeo 2020 World Finals in Misano Adriatico in Italy.