the restyled version is approaching

The restyled Lamborghini Urus will soon be presented, on August 21, 2022: on this occasion, the sporty SUV broke a new record on the climb of Pikes Peak.

Launched in 2018, the Lamborghini Urus is now celebrating its four-year career: it is an important model for the Sant’Agata Bolognese firm, since it has enabled it to double its sales since its launch, with over 20,000 copies products to date.

To pursue its career, the Urus will soon benefit froma restyling, which will be presented on August 21, 2022 on the occasion of Pebble Beach Concours d’EleganceCalifornia, USA.

Lamborghini Urus restyled: a copy still camouflaged

Before revealing itself to the public, a copy of the Lamborghini Urus, fitted with a significant color camouflagewas sent to Colorado Springs, United States, with at his wheel Simone Faggiolihill climb champion and Pirelli test driver.

Faggioli is also famous for holding the famous rear-wheel drive hill climb time record, set during the 2018 “Race to the Clouds” at Pikes Peak.

Lamborghini Urus: new record at Pikes Peak

Starting from an altitude of 2,862 meters, Simone Faggioli negotiated the 156 bends that wind over no less than 20 km, climbing an additional altitude of 1,439 meters on an average gradient of 7%.

He crossed the finish line at 4,302 meters, with a time of 10:32.064. The Urus broke both the previous non-race manufacturer record of 12:35.610 set by Paul Dallenbach in 2014, and the current race record of 10:49.902 held by Rhys Millen, set in 2018 in a Bentley Bentayga.

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Lamborghini Urus: a more efficient twin-turbo V8 engine

Small flat, the vehicle used at Pikes Peak is not a production Lamborghini Urus : it is equipped with a roll bar, the cockpit has been emptied to accommodate a racing seat with a six-point harness, while a fire extinguishing system has been installed.

The 285/40 R22 and 325/35 R22 tyres, are an evolution of the Pirelli P Zero Trofeo R tire of the Urus as standard: they are semi slick tires which provide more grip. Under the hood, there is a twin-turbo V8 engine : according to rumors, this one should develop up to 700 horsepower on the version Efficient of the Urus, which is about to be unveiled.

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