Lamborghini Urus was unveiled in 2012 at the Beijing Auto Show. The concept SUV is a true combination of luxury, comfort and power. The first production model, Lamborghini Urus 2017, is expected to come with awesome body features and reliable performance. It will be all about sophisticated designs and innovative technologies.
2017 Lamborghini Urus – Exterior and Interior Design
The Italian automobile manufacturer has hinted at the use of a design platform available in other cars like Bentley EXP 9 F, Audi Q7, Volkswagen Tourag and Porsche Cayenne. With its body featuring a lot of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer, the Urus will be lighter than most SUVs out there. The entire exterior will look sophisticated, modern and classy. It will feature sleek lines, smooth curves and pronounced overtures. The front end of Lamborghini Urus 2017 will spot the iconic company grille, brand-new LED headlights and large-sized air intakes. There will also be LED DRLs and LED fog lamps. The major highlights on the sides will be muscular wheel arches and a highly dynamic roofline. In the rear end, the upcoming mid-size SUV will get tail lights with the Y signature and 4 hexagonal exhaust pipes.
Concerning the interior, Lamborghini Urus 2017 will be designed to accommodate 4 passengers, including the driver. There will be enough space for the occupants and their luggage. The cabin will also get superior materials like leather, aluminum, carbon fiber and forged composite. A multifunction steering wheel will be installed beside the center console to improve on the driving experience. Technology wise, the Urus will get a state-of-the-art infotainment system, an updated navigation system, a climate control system and a premium sound system. There will touchscreens on the center console and seats to keep every occupant entertained. You can anticipate for other technological features like USB ports, Smartphone app integration, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Lamborghini SUV will not leave anything to chance when it comes to making Lamborghini Urus 2017 safe and secure. The SUV will be equipped with protection features such as rear electronic camera, cruise control, basic sensors, seatbelts, lane keep assist, blind-spot monitoring, airbags and parking assist.
2017 Lamborghini Urus – Engine and Performance
There will be two engine options for the 2017 Lamborghini Urus. The main engine will be a 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine rated at 560 hp and 516 lb-ft. The other power plant will be a 5.2-liter V10 with a capacity of 589 hp and 473 lb-ft. This engine may be boosted by an electric motor, creating a plug-in hybrid system. The two engines will work with a dual-clutch automatic transmission system which will allow for an all-wheel drive system. The 2017 Lamborghini Urus will take 4.0 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph. The top speed will be 205 mph. According to the automaker, the powertrains will get upgrades that will improve on fuel economy and environment friendliness. The 2017 Lamborghini Urus is expected to record around 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. The emissions will be less compared to similar SUVs.
2017 Lamborghini Urus – Price and Release Date
You can expect the 2017 Lamborghini Urus to come at a starting price of $270,250. The premium models will retail at higher prices, so expect to break the bank to own them. On the side of release date, the Lamborghini mid-size SUV will go on sale in 2017 or 2018. The 2017 Lamborghini Urus will be rivaled by these similar vehicles: Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, Bentley Bentayga and Land Rover Range Rover, among other SUVs from luxury brands.