Audi-owned Italian sportscar maker Lamborghini is building an SUV again, it
seems, from prototypes spotted in
This strange-looking Porsche Cayenne is actually a mule for the upcoming SUV by Lamborghini. Because Porsche did most of the work when developing the VW Touareg and the Audi Q7 , they also got the responsibility to develop the Lamborghini SUV.
engine for the new ute will probably be a version of the V-10 from the Gallardo
S6 and S8
, but a 4.5-liter V-8 from the
1982 and 1993 Lamborghini built approximately 300 SUVs under the LM 002 badge.
The monster SUV was powered by the V-12 from the Lamborghini Countach, making as
much as 455 hp. At the time, Lamborghini’s offering was seen as an oddity. But
with the success that Porsche has had with the
photos show the SUV prototype wearing