With the latest launch of the Aston Martin DBX, the corporate’s first super-SUV, it was solely a matter of time till somebody pitted it in opposition to one of many different super-SUV’s on the market.
Enter LoveCars and a Lamborghini Urus.
On paper, it’s nearly as if the playing cards are stacked in opposition to the DBX. The Urus packs a 4.0-liter, twin-turbocharged V8 with 641 BHP and 627 lbs-ft of torque, transferring a physique that weighs 2,200 kg (4,850 lbs)
The DBX, alternatively, brings to the desk a 4.0-liter, twin-turbocharged V8 pushing out 542 BHP and 516 lbs-ft of torque, with a physique that weighs 2,245 kg (4,949 lbs).
In the primary race down the quarter-mile, everybody expects the Urus to flat out monster the DBX. However, the DBX really will get the holeshot and pulls nearly a full automotive forward of the Urus.
However, on the line, the Urus wins by barely half a automotive size.
The subsequent race is extra fascinating and does showcase the Urus’ energy, utilizing its launch management, which the DBX doesn’t have, in a race to 100 MPH, after which braking to 0.
This time assembly expectations, with launch management the Urus merely leaps forward, and with its brakes being in regards to the measurement of the orbit of Jupiter, hauls down from 100 MPH about 50-60 toes prior to the DBX.
However, it may possibly’t be argued that the DBX, regardless of being heavier and nearly 100 HP shy of the Urus, holds its personal in opposition to the massive brute.