Lamborghini Accademia goes to Laguna Seca, 24 people will learn how to drive

Article by Christian Andrei, on August 4, 2014

If you love fast cars and want to learn how to drive them, we have great news for you as Lamborghini has just announced that it will host the first-ever North American performance driving school from September 14-17, at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

As expected, this year’s Lamborghini Accademia will focus on the brand new Huracan LP 610-4. Only 24 participants will be able to receive a certificate form Lamborghini Squadra Corse after completing morning exercises such as slalom, acceleration, braking, drifting and section training at Laguna Seca’s key corners such as the famous Corkscrew.

In the afternoon, the participants will be able to learn full-course lapping. In October, the Lamborghini Accademia returns to Hockenheim, Germany on October 1-2. The Winter Accademia event dates for the 2014-2015 season will be announced shortly.

For those who don’t know, the new Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4 is powered by a 5.2-liter V10 engine that delivers 610 hp (448 kW) at 8,250 rpm and 560 Nm of torque at 6,500 rpm.

As a result, the Lamborghini Huracan accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.2 seconds, to 200 km/h (124 mph) in 9.9 seconds and offers a top speed in excess of 320 km/h or 200 mph.

Topics: lamborghini, academy

If you liked the article, share on:

Comments

Login or Create new account to add a comment!

Recommended

Mercedes-Benz has revealed that in 2017, its series 124 coupé will be celebrating its 30th anniversary. While this itself is a significant event, it will also mean that this model...
by - January 21, 2017
BMW’s 550i xDrive has long been considered as one of the most successful business sedans in the world. For the brand, this may not be enough as it has officially...
by - January 20, 2017
Amazon is now moving beyond the four corners of online retailing. Only recently, the retail giant has been awarded a patent for its Road Network system. Since the patented technology...
by - January 20, 2017
The newest version of the Lamborghini Huracan is not a Superleggera, but a Performante. When Lamborghini filed for a patent for a new name, there were still debates whether this...
by - January 20, 2017
What is hotter and more menacing than a Hellcat? If we ask Dodge, its answer would be the “Demon.” Of course, we aren’t talking about a demon with horns and...
by - January 20, 2017
Facebook

Youtube Channel

Tip Us
Do you have a tip for us?
Did you film an important event?
Contact us
Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter!
Subscribe
Galleries