The company has patented the name Lamborghini Performante, reports AutoGuide. Presumably, it will be referred to as an open version of the “charged” supercar Huracan, which is now undergoing road tests.
Performante name was also recorded for the names of various products such as clothing, accessories, and computer games. This Italian brand name used to refer to a powerful version of the open Gallardo, successor Huracan model.
Closed extreme version Huracan, according to preliminary data, will be called the Superleggera. supercar weight decrease by 100 kg (standard model weighs 1422 kilograms). In addition, the coupe will be aerodynamic body kit, a large rear wing, and possibly six exhaust pipes.
Huracan the Superleggera will be equipped with 5.2-liter atmospheric engine V10, which on a normal Huracan produces 610 horsepower and 560 Nm of torque, and a seven-step “robot” with two clutches. “Charged” version will be able to recruit “hundreds” for three seconds – 0.2 seconds faster than a conventional coupe.
Earlier it was reported that the premiere of Lamborghini Huracan Super Superleggera to be held in October 2016 at the Paris Motor Show. As a result, the Italian brand has refused to participate in the exhibition, is now showing new items will be held not earlier than 2017.