What Makes the Huracan Performante the Best Lamborghini You Can Buy

The first 'complete' Lamborghini is also one of the finest supercars you can buy today.

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We'll get this out of the way up front: when we filmed this video, the Huracan Performante was still the quickest road car at Germany's Nurburgring. The GT2 RS had yet to set its blistering time that dethroned the insanely fast Lamborghini.

So please don't let us know in the comments how wrong we are. We know. Imagine how we felt when the record was broken and we had no way to go back and do a new intro? We didn't feel good!

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This is the latest R&T Three Lap Review, and it's of the Huracan, the other supercar that competed for the title of 2018 Performance Car of the Year. With 631 horsepower from its 5.2 liter V10 and active aerodynamics, the Huracan is a different type of Lamborghini. A more serious car that actually has chops on track, not just a car for cruising around Miami at 13 mph.

Take a look as editor-at-large Sam Smith and I drive the Huracan at NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, KY, to explain what makes this the best Lamborghini you can buy:

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