Lamborghini has announced their latest supercar at this years Geneva International Motor Show, the Lamborghini Huracán Performante .
The Lamborghini Huracán Performante comes with a 5.2 litre V10 engine that has 640 horsepower, this five the car a 0 to 100 km/h (0-62 mph) of just 2.9 seconds, it also has a top speed for 325 km/h.
“The Huracán Performante is the convergence of technological developments to produce a car delivering perfect performance,” says Automobili Lamborghini Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stefano Domenicali. “This new car represents the powerhouse of Lamborghini DNA and innovation, and a 360 degree approach to creating class-leading super sports cars. It illustrates the pinnacle of Lamborghini V10 production car performance to date, on both track and road, and is perfectly exemplified by its name: Lamborghini Huracán Performante.”
Based on a hybrid aluminum and carbon fiber frame, the Huracán Performante’s body is produced from aluminum in conjunction with significant use throughout of Lamborghini’s award-winning Forged Composite. Using chopped carbon fibers in a resin, Forged Composite allows the creation of lightweight, complex geometrical shapes beyond that possible with traditional carbon fiber composite materials, while maintaining optimum stiffness.
You can find out more details about the new Lamborghini Huracán Performante over at Lamborghini at the link below.