The birth of the 2015 Lamborghini Huracan is a somewhat bittersweet celebration. Its predecessor, the Gallardo, is just one of the most effective and amusing vehicles in Lamborghini’s record. We’ve certainly had our reasonable share of enjoyable times behind the wheel of various variants from the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera to the Gallardo LP550-2 Valentino Balboni.
After almost 10 years of service, the time has actually come to put this Raging Bull to relax. And if you just weren’t one of the lucky 14,000 approximately customers to take home a Gallardo, then the Huracan seems a promising successor, boasting a lighter visual weight and a brand-new V-10 churning out greater than 600 HP.
2015 Lamborghini Huracan Engine and Performance
n the case of the 2015 Huracan, that mill is a brand-new, direct shot, 5.2-liter V-10 that produces 601 hp at a sky-high 8250 rpm and reaches its top torque of 413 lb-ft at 6500 rpm. That’s a rise of almost 50 equines and 15 lb-ft compared to the top-spec Gallardo LP570-4. Much better yet, it’s mated to a brand-new seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, which changes the slow-shifting, head-whipping single-clutch auto in the Gallardo. Integrated with the all-wheel-drive device, Lamborghini states the Huracan’s powertrain will certainly push the coupe from 0-62 mph in just 3.2 secs, while getting to 124 mph must just take 9.9 seconds.
A big enigma is the availability of a manual transmission. That little information was missing out on from the HuracÃ¡n’s press products and a Lamborghini representative stated it’s ahead of time to make known the inclusion of a row-your-own gearbox. Also unknown is if the HuracÃ¡n will follow in the Gallardo’s footprints and give rise to a rear-drive variation for motorists looking for an also risker experience behind the wheel.
2015 Lamborghini Huracan Design – Interior & Exterior
Contrasted to the Gallardo, the Huracan is fitted with larger air scoops to cool the engine and rear brakes. And while it lacks the Aventador’s detailed collection of louvered glass panels covering its engine bay, the Huracan’s back end is plenty impressive many thanks to ginormous exhaust ideas and streamlined taillights. While sensational in photos, the 2015 Huracan ought to look also much better in individual.
Exactly what’s new?
The exterior design, points out Lambo, emanated from a single line to specify its account, and both in and out the hexagonal style, which return as for the Lamborghini Reventon, looks as though the Gallardo fulfilled the Aventador and changed.
It’s not as wild as the current limited-run Venenos, yet there’s LED lighting, of course, and hexagonal window junctures supporting the crisp, firm lines.
The 2015 Huracan and next-generation Audi R8 share a new chassis created of light weight aluminum and carbon fiber to help shave visual weight, which means it suggestions the scales at 3135 pounds (dry weight)… reduction in weight is constantly great.
The new seven-speed twin-clutcher LDF (Lamborghini Doppia Frizione) stations 413lb ft of torque to all 4 tires with a claimed a 0-124mph time of 9.9 sec … Top speed should be similar to the Gallardo at around 202mph.Lamborghini has fitted ceramic brakes as typical to assist compete with the Ferrari 458. Strada, Sport, and Corsa proceed as the 3 driving modes readily available which alter the vibrant steering feel, throttle and magnetic dampers.
2015 Lamborghini Huracan Price and Release date
We should see the Lamborghini HuracÃ¡n at the Geneva motor show in March 2014, before it takes place sale in Spring 2014. Prices will begin at an estimated $200K.