With a teaser video, Lamborghini showed on Twitter the outline of its new LMDh racing car.
Along with the appearance, details were shared about the new 90-degree V8 twin-turbo engine.
THESquadra Corse revealed its first technical specifications of Hypercar racing. Please note that these cars adhere to the specifications of both the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), the International Union of Motor Sports for USA (IMSA) and the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) for the 24-hour endurance races.
The competitionit will feature a hybrid unit (electric motor with internal combustion engine and ERS (Energy Recovery System), with a combined power of 500 kW (681 hp). THE Bosch Motorsport is developing the electric motor, while Williams Advanced Engineering is in charge to supply the batteries and manage the energy. At the same time, Xtrac is developing the seven-speed gearbox (coded P1359).
The Italian manufacturer chose to use an engine internal combustion V8 twin-turbo, 90 degreesdeveloped by the Squadra Corse. The frame was built by Squadra Corse in collaboration with the French Ligier Automotivewhile HP Composites (the long-time racing partner of Squadra Corse) produces carbon fiber in Italy. THEalso released the dimensions of the car. I will it has a width of 2,000 mm and a length of 5,100 mm, while the wheelbase will be 3,148 mm with an engine weight of 180 kg minimum. THE its top speed will be 340 km/h and weighs 1030 kg without fuel and driver.
For now, the Italian manufacturer he has not given further details. We know that racing cars will debut in 2024 both in FIA World Endurance Championship as well as the IMSA Endurance Cup.
A great day for competitive racing. Lamborghini’s LMDh prototype vehicle tech specifications have been revealed. Let’s just say we can’t wait to see it on the asphalt.
— Lamborghini (@Lamborghini)
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