2018 Lamborghini Huracan Superleggera

After a lot of reports and predictions, the new 2018 Lamborghini Huracan Superleggera coming, soon. Released for the mid of 2014, the Huracan is Lamborghini’s brand-new supercar aimed straight at the lower end McLaren’s or even the Porsche 911. Like these 2, the Huracán begins at approximately $200,000, so it is not all that pricey for what it has to provide. Nevertheless, while it excels, the car has actually been missing up until now a real high-performance variation.

2018 Lamborghini Huracan Release and Price

That Lamborghinis do not come affordable prevails understanding, and the Huracan Performance will be no exception from this guideline. With the Superleggera version anticipated to retail from around $280,000, the Performance could fetch at least $300,000 before options. It truly depends on how you consider it. Given that the McLaren 650S Crawler begins with $280,000 and the Ferrari 488 Spider can be found in at around $275,000, the Performance is the most pricey of the lot. A Speciale version of the 488 Spider would certainly bring more than the Lambo, yet would offer substantially far better performance (read sub-three-second sprints and greater top speed) in return.

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Exterior and Interior

The 2018 Lamborghini Huracan Superleggera is actually anticipated to be based on the two-wheel drive version of the car. This is currently over 70 extra pounds lighter than the all wheel drive version and as most of us know, light ways quick. In addition to that, the car will certainly have a lot of carbon fiber parts along with an all brand-new body-kit. The front end seems to have brand-new side-intakes, most likely brake air conditioning ducts, a much bigger splitter as well as a new center intake. The rear seems rather brand-new too with a much bigger diffuser and new exhausts that are installed a lot greater. This is primarily because of the auto racing policies which need to be fulfilled since there will be an entire championship based on the Superleggera cars. The back likewise features a large fixed wing as well as a somewhat various engine grille. Most of these will certainly be constructed of carbon fiber in order to conserve weight. Inside the cabin, we could expect a disrobed interior, yet once again to save as much weight as feasible. Despite that, Lamborghini is still anticipated to provide things like an infotainment system, cruise control, airbags as well as electric windows and seats. It deserves discussing though that these will likely be used only as optional additionals and just to the customer’s request.

2018 Lamborghini Huracan

2018 Lamborghini Huracan

Engine and Specs

The 5.2-liter V-10 was detuned to 573 horsepower for its application in the rear-drive LP580-2, however, expect Lamborghini to enter the other instructions with the Superleggera design. A lot more muscular tissue compared to the standard, all-wheel-drive Huracán’s 602 horsepower need to get on the menu, with the conventional seven-speed dual clutch automatic staying the only transmission selection. (We have not seen a stick-shift Lambo for years currently.).


The Superleggera will use the exact same mid-engine framework as the standard rear-drive Huracán LP580-2 yet with minimized mass thanks to the carbon fiber in the body and a shorter devices checklist. With its concentrate on high performance over traveling in vogue, the Superleggera isn’t really expected to spawn a Spyder variant. A short list of both typical and optional equipment will certainly additionally trim weight to a minimum.


However, based on the performance numbers of the standard model and our forecast for the Superleggera, the Performance will be no match for its major competitors. So if it’s blistering quick 0-to-60 mph times you’re searching for, you’re better off with a 650S Spider or perhaps a Ferrari 488 Spider. They’re also a bit a lot more cost effective compared to what the Lambo is anticipated to set you back, assuming that $20,000 to $30,000 makes a difference in this race. On the other hand, the Performance will certainly have a much more complex aerodynamics set that neither McLaren or Ferrari will be able to match anytime soon.

2018 Lamborghini Huracan Superleggera spied testing at the Nürburgring

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