Italian marquee Lamborghini have on display, two of their concepts, Urus SUV and Sesto Elemento, at the Monterey Classic Car Week which kicked off earlier this week at Pebble Beach, California. At just 999 kgs, Lamborghini Sesto Elemento, which was earlier seen at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, is the lightest Lamborghini ever made. This track only vehicle will be seen with a number of modifications that will ensure it conforms to all basic road safety standards.
Sesto Elemento will be limited in production with only 20 units with each of this costing €1.8 million. This vehicle will be lightweight with a 5.2 liter V10 engine offering 570 bhp and acceleration from 0 to 60 mph in 2.5 seconds. The Urus concept SUV was earlier showcased at Beijing Motor Show earlier this year and though it is making its way to Pebble Beach, production expected to start for 2017 model year.Lamborghini Urus, once launched, will be the cheapest Lamborghini car.
Urus is expected to sell about 3,000 units per annum while prices are slated to be in the €170,000 range exclusive of taxes. Both these models will be on display at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance which got underway from August 13 and will run to August 19, 2012.
Schedule Monterey Classic Car Week
· Automobilia Monterey, 10a.m. to 7p.m.
· Gordon McCall’s Motorworks Revival, 5 to 10p.m. at Monterey Jet Center.
· The fourth annual Monterey Car Rally, 11a.m. to about 2:30p.m.
· The third annual Little Car Show, noon to 5p.m. on Lighthouse Avenue between Fountain Avenue and 16th Street in Pacific Grove.
· Tour d’Elegance, 7a.m. to 3p.m. in Pebble Beach and Carmel.
· Mecum’s Monterey Auction, 8a.m. to 6p.m. through Saturday at Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course.
· Russo and Steele’s 12th annual Sports and Muscle Auction, 5 to 10p.m. through Saturday in downtown Monterey.
· Mecum, Russo and Steele auctions.
· RM Auctions Sports and Classics of Monterey, 6 to 10p.m. through Saturday at the Monterey Conference Center.
· Concorso Italiano, 9a.m. to 5p.m. at Laguna Seca Golf Ranch.
· Legends of the Autobahn, 7a.m. to 3p.m. at Rancho Cañada Golf Club.
· The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, 10a.m. to 4p.m. at Quail Lodge in Carmel Valley.
· Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, through Sunday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
· Mecum, Russo and Steele, and RM auctions, and the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion.
· The Gooding & Co. Pebble Beach Auction, 5p.m. Saturday and 6p.m. Sunday at the Pebble Beach Equestrian Center.
· Gooding & Co. auction and Rolex Motorsports Reunion.
· Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, 9a.m. to 5p.m., Pebble Beach Golf Links.