Lamborghini Makes The World's First Super SUV

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December 7, 2017 | BY Tien Chew

Take fine Italian craftsmanship and a renowned sports car manufacturer's ambition to make an SUV with a statement and you have the Lamborghini Urus.

Photo: Courtesy of Lamborghini

Popular Italian supercar manufacturer has unveiled what its touting as "the world's first super sport utility vehicle" – the Urus.

As is with tradition, the Urus is named after a breed of bull, and it's certainly a looker in the world of SUVs, making it viable contender for your next dream car.

The car comes with a 4.0L twin-turbo V8 engine and clocks in a whopping 650 horsepower that's capable of achieving a top speed of 305 km/h and completing the century spring (0-100 km/h) in a stunning 3.6 seconds.

 

Photo: Courtesy of Lamborghini

The Urus is a five-seater, with external design cues that echo Lamborghini's other sportier cars such as the Aventador. The interior however, mixes leather with aluminium, carbon fibre and wood to create a premium feel. 

The car comes with the four mode options – road, sport, race and snow – with the option to have an off-road package for both dirt and sand environments.