Lamborghini can introduce a hybrid to replace AventadorSeptember 3, 2018
It is known that the hybrid Italian supercar, under the hood of which will be the motor, capable of developing 838 hp capacity, will receive a minimum price tag of 2.5 million dollars. Serial production starts at the end of this year, and sales plan to start next.
After a special edition of the Italian supercar Lamborghini Aventador, which received a prefix to the name Superveloce Jota, the brand’s engineers began to implement another, no less ambitious project. We are talking about a hybrid supercar and it must be said that rumors of his appearance “walk” through the Internet for a long time. It seems that they are not without foundation.
It is expected that the new hybrid model of the Italian automaker, which according to rumors can replace Aventador, will receive an in-house index of LB48H. The novelty will be the first car in the history of the brand, which will use a hybrid power unit.
We would like to remind our readers that in the distant 2014, within the framework of the Paris Motor Show, the guys from Lamborghini introduced the hybrid concept Asterion. His engine could develop a capacity of 910 horsepower.
As for the power of the mysterious novelty with the LB48H index, it is rumored that its hybrid powerplant will boast 838 hp. Apparently the hybrid will consist of a supercharged V12 and an electric motor. In this case, the first will generate 789 hp, and the remaining 49 hp. can provide an electric motor. This information was reported by one who attended the closed event in New York, where the early version of the model was shown.
It is reported that in this closed show, potential buyers of the Italian novelty were gathered – there were a total of 200 people. It was also said that the mass production of this hybrid car is scheduled for the end of this year, well, and the start of official sales – to the second half of the next. Note also that the price of the novelty is quite large – it is equal to 2.5 million dollars.
Not so long ago, we wrote that the design of the exclusive version of Lamborghini Aventador SVJ was revealed in Instagram.