first shakedown for new Lamborghini Squadra Corse V12 car
Lamborghini Squadra Corse’s new track-only hypercar carried out its first shakedown several weeks ago. The 6.5-litre V12 naturally aspirated engine, which will produce 830hp, will be part of a limited edition model developed by Squadra Corse and Centro Stile Lamborghini.
Squadra Corse’s hypercar features a number of particularities which differ from the regular road car range: the car features a large rear wing, airscoop on the roof and a racing hood with dual air intakes. With an aluminium front frame and a carbon fibre monocoque, the hypercar has been designed to be of the highest safety standards while an innovative self-locking type differential which allows better driveability on the circuit. Single nut wheels are fitted with Pirelli tires.
The hypercar now enters the final stages of its development, with the world premiere scheduled for the summer of 2020.