Lamborghini is ready to launch the Urus S in India on April 13. The carmaker at the moment has solely the Urus Performante on sale in India priced at ₹4.22 crore (ex-showroom). The comfort-based Urus S is more likely to be priced under the Performante.
The Urus idea was showcased to the world on the 2012 Beijing Auto Show as a comparatively ‘sensible’ household automotive by Lamborghini requirements. Since its inception, it was clear the gamble that Lamborghini took paid off. The SUV formally debuted in 2018 and Lamborghini hit the 20,000-unit gross sales milestone in 2022, which makes the Urus the bestselling Lamborghini ever.
The Urus S was launched globally in September 2022, as Lamborghini changed the outgoing Urus from its line-up with the Urus Performante and the Urus S.
The Lamborghini Urus S is analogous but barely totally different from the Performante. Both fashions have an analogous design and form, nonetheless the Urus S encompasses a single-tone bonnet with cooling vents versus the dual-tone bonnet on the Urus Performante. Lamborghini has additionally integrated some design modifications into the entrance and rear bumpers of the Urus S.
The similar therapy continues to the inside of the Urus S and whereas there aren’t any vital design modifications, the fabric used is totally different. Globally, Lamborghini gives prospects the Ad Personam program, which permits them to personalise their automobile in particulars corresponding to choosing the color and kind of seam stitches for the inside and it’s anticipated the identical will apply to the Indian market too.
The Lamborghini Urus S shares the identical engine with the Performante — a 666hp, 4.0-litre, V8 twin-turbo petrol engine that’s shared by the Porsche Cayenne Turbo, though in a unique state of tune. The 666 horses are despatched to all 4 wheels through an 8-speed torque converter gearbox and the 0-100kph time has been lowered for the Urus S, from 3.6 to three.5 seconds.
The important distinction between the Urus Performante and the S is the suspension. With the performance-oriented Performante, Lamborghini determined to journey it on lowered, mounted coil springs. However, because the Urus S is extra comfort-focused, the automotive sits on adaptive air suspension like the primary iteration of the Urus.
The return to the unique suspension additionally sees the return of a number of traction-control modes that weren’t provided on the Performante. The traction management modes the Urus S receives are the Sabbia, Neve and Terra (Sand, Snow and Mud), along with Strada, Sport and Corsa (Street, Sport and Track), whereas the Urus Performante will get a single ‘Rally’ mode.
In July final yr, Lamborghini delivered the two hundredth unit of Urus in India. During 2022, Lamborghini offered 92 autos in India whereas recording a 33% annual development.
Lamborghini at the moment gives seven variants of the Huracan within the Indian market, together with the Urus Performante. On March 29, Lamborghini is ready to globally launch its new 1,000hp, plug-in supercar, which would be the successor to the Aventador and is more likely to make its approach to India later this yr.