Can a BMW beat a Lamborghini? Do you like coupe SUVs that a quick and expensive? Well then, you’ve come to the right place as we’re about to witness a drag race between the Lamborghini Urus and BMW X6 M Competition. Can BMW’s quickest Coupe SUV hold off Lamborghini’s controversial Urus performance SUV in a drag race? The team at carwow headed to an airstrip to find out. The BMW X6 M Competition has more than just a very long name and polarizing styling. Underneath the sculpted sheet metal sits a potent drivetrain comprised of a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission which sends power to the ground via an all-wheel-drive system. The 4.4-liter V8 in the X6 M Competition produces a stout 617 horsepower (460 Kilowatts) and 553 lb-ft (749 Newton-Meters) of torque. This tried and true performance engine is also used in the BMW M5 and BMW X5 M to great effect. In the BMW X6 M Competition which weighs in at just over 5,000 lbs, this powerful V8 … [Read more...] about Lamborghini Urus Fights BMW X6 M Competition In Drag Race
What an ice-cold run from the hot Urus. Top speed runs aren't an easy feat. Needless to say, the persons behind the wheel of these record-setting runs need ice-cold veins in order to stay focused as they approach inhumane speeds. For the Lamborghini Urus , this came quite literally with the vehicle's latest feat in Russia. In an event organized by LAV-racing company, Lamborghini has set a speed record on ice, marking 298 kilometers per hour (185 miles per hour). This is the first time that the Italian company has participated in the Days of Speed – an annual festival dedicated to setting record speeds on ice. Gallery: Lamborghini Urus High Speed Record On Ice 9 Photos The event took place at Lake Baikal in Russia, regarded as the largest and deepest freshwater lake in the world. The Urus actually recorded a faster speed during practice runs, … [Read more...] about Lamborghini Urus Sets Speed Record On Ice After Hitting 185 MPH
Another ICE versus EV contest. Take your pick. In the realm of SUVs, the quickest and fastest names you'll probably hear are the Lamborghini Urus and the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk . These two machines boast impressive horsepower numbers and solid straight-line performance that we've seen before. But there's a wildcard that we've also seen in the past – the Tesla Model Y in its Performance trim. In fact, the Model Y has beat the Trackhawk in a previous drag race , an upset if you ask us given the power output advantage that the Jeep model has. Gallery: Tesla Model Y Performance Test 11 Photos The question is, can the Tesla Model Y beat the Lamborghini Urus in a drag race ? Edmunds , the guys who previously raced the Model Y with the Trackhawk, orchestrated the rivalry between the two. For comparison's sake, let's lay down the numbers here. The … [Read more...] about Can A Tesla Model Y Beat A Lamborghini Urus In A Drag Race?
Too bad we won't see it until at least 2023. A new Lamborghini sports car has been on the docket for a number of years now, but only recently have rumors begun to circulate surrounding the build. Already we know that it will use a new modular platform , and now we’re hearing that it could draw its inspiration from Lamborghini models of yore, like the Countach and Miura. According to the Australian publication CarAdvice , Lamborghini will reportedly introduce a fourth model to the lineup after the debut of the Urus SUV , sometime in 2023. In doing so, the company will draw inspiration from past models, though it's still unclear whether this new model will undercut the Huracan, or be positioned elsewhere in the lineup. Gallery: Gold-Plated Lamborghini Countach 30 Photos Part of the scenario may include the "distinctive" new entry-level model … [Read more...] about Lamborghini’s Fourth Model Will Draw Inspiration From The Past
Which do you think is the loudest among these supercars? Before you watch the video above, you might want to get a good pair of headphones, plug it into your device, and set it to full blast. DragTimes came up with a new video that would satisfy those who love the sweet sound of exhaust pipes . Per the video's description, these guys took these exciting supercars out after the first annual exotics in Las Olas blvd. in Florida. Instead of the usual drag races that the Youtube channel shoots, it pits six supercars in a rev battle. If drag races are your thing instead of rev battles: ⠀ Watch Bugatti Chiron Do Quarter Mile in 9.9 Seconds ⠀ Bugatti Chiron Gets Revenge On McLaren 720S In Rolling Drag Race Here's the exciting lineup: Bugatti Chiron, 2005 Ford GT, 2018 Ford GT , McLaren 720S, Ferrari 458 Speciale, and Lamborghini Urus . With the total amount of horsepower coming out of these cars, I personally think that a drag race would be more … [Read more...] about Supercar Rev Battle: Chiron, Ford GT, 720S, Urus, 458 Speciale