A Lamborghini Huracan modified to 1,200 hp and outfitted with a choice of dramatic aerodynamic parts has lapped the Nurburgring in simply 6 minutes and 48 seconds, virtually matching the 6:47.2 of the Porsche 911 GT2 RS.
This Huracan has been constructed by Norwegian firm Zyrus and will likely be capped at simply 24 models worldwide, 12 of which will likely be road-legal whereas the others will likely be restricted to trace use.
The Norwegian racing outfit has fitted the Huracan’s 5.2-liter V10 with a pair of turbochargers so it now pumps out 1,200 hp. The automobile additionally sports activities a Motec ECU, an Inconel manifold, and a titanium exhaust. It additionally has an Xtrac racing transmission.
Aerodynamics performed a key position within the automobile’s creation. Consequently, it has an all-new entrance fascia, new facet skirts, flared wheel arches, and a brand new rear finish with a set rear wing and a diffuser. These bespoke elements are stated to create 1,200 kg (2,645 lbs) of downforce.
While testing out the automobile on the Nurburgring, the Huracan was fitted with slick Pirelli P Zero tires and was phenomenally fast. Sure, it couldn’t fairly match the time of a road-legal Porsche 911 GT2 RS on avenue tires however the driver did need to cope with some visitors in the course of the lap. In addition, Zyrus says the automobile was working 900 hp on the day because of the very excessive observe temperatures.