Lamborghini Urus, the best SUV of the Italian brand, has dedicated a road trip to more than 5800 meters in the mountains of India.
On October 8 and 9, 2021Russiaalready the world’s fastest SUV on ice, it found the highest freeway on the planet. It’s on the col d’Umling Lain the Indian region of Ladakh (Jammu and Kashmir), takes place around… 5882 meters above sea level!
Very bad situation
Built by Border Roads Corporation (BRO), passing Umling La is a wonderful work of engineering found in a climate where The minimum temperature ranges from -20 to -10 degrees. With a very low air densitythe unpredictable terrain of the road combines gravel, rough surfaces and concrete with a wind speed varies from 40 to 80 km / hto do it one of the most difficult roads to overcome.
Above the base camp of Mount Everest!
“It’s a proud moment for Lamborghini,” he announced Sharad Agarwaldirector of Lamborghini India. “I would like to congratulate the Border Roads Organization (BRO) and its team for their great achievement. When we reached Umling La pass, even stopping for 30 minutes was very difficult, and the way the team completed the route in such bad weather conditions is unimaginable. During the 87.5 km journey from Hanle to Umling La, the Urus performed brilliantly in both Terra and Sport modes on the road that is higher than Mount Everest Base Camp. »
Powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 produce 650 horsepower and 850 Nm of torque, Lamborghini Urus accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.6 seconds and reaches maximum speed of 305 km / h.