Lamborghini to unveil brand-new supercar at Geneva motor show in 2016
The Lamborghini Aventador J was unveiled in 2012
Limited-run supercar will be unveiled next year as Lamborghini celebrates the 100th birthday of its founder, Ferruccio Lamborghini
Lamborghini has revealed more clues about the limited-edition production style which will reveal at the Geneva motor show in March 2016 to honour what would certainly have been the 100th birthday of Ferruccio Lamborghini.
The company’s founder was born on 28 April 1916 along with also also Stephan Winkelmann, the current president along with also also chief executive, said: “We will do something special along with also also show which in Geneva.” He explained which the vehicle would certainly be, “a mix of technology demonstrator along with also also street-legal car, which is actually important for the people who will buy which.”
which is actually anticipated to be the most technologically advanced Lamborghini yet, bringing together the company’s latest developments in terms of engine technology, light weighting, aerodynamics along with also also chassis control.
Winkelmann said: “These are the elements which are very much related to the super sports cars along with also also then there are two others which are very important for the automotive business in general, along with also also they are sustainability along with also also connectivity.
“For us, connectivity is actually going to become more along with also also more important, particularly on the Urus because which will be a car owners could use every day, so they want to have within the automobile what they have within the office or on their smartphones.”
Lamborghin’s R&D boss Maurizio Reggiani added: “which will be the very first time we have put so much content into one special car”.
Although Lamborghini’s top brass are tight-lipped about precise technical details, the style is actually understood to be a longer wheelbase variation of the Huracan fitted using a significantly uprated 759bhp variation of the 690bhp 6.5-litre V12 found within the Aventador. which will have extreme styling to match its mighty power output.
Autocar also understands the name ‘Centenario LP770-4’ could be used, however Winkelmann would certainly confirm only which a style name had been decided upon, along with also also will be revealed in due course.
In keeping with Lamborghini’s previous special types, fewer than 20 examples will be built, using a cost tag likely to be around €1.75m plus taxes (about £1.23m). The Italian company will use the automobile to both celebrate its past along with also also point towards some future technology which will be used on its different production types.
“On one hand which is actually for collectors along with also also lovers of the brand, which is actually also a celebration in which sense, however on the different hand which is actually also for Maurizio Reggiani along with also also his team to demonstrate what they able to do with technical innovations,” said Winkelmann.
He added which the automobile would certainly be a “not bad combination of ambition along with also also knowledge”, showing off Lamborghini’s skills: “When you are a two-style company, you show something which is actually radically brand-new for production every four or a few years, which’s which.
“Our designers along with also also engineers still possess the lust to show what they can do along with also also we are not able to have four or a few production types. [So cars like which] are an opportunity to show which constant innovation is actually taking place within Lamborghini.”
Next year also marks 50 years of the Lamborghini Miura, which was first produced in 1966. The company produced a special concept to mark the iconic car’s 40th anniversary in 2006.
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