Bashing a Lamborghini LM002 Through a Quarry Looks Like a Seriously Good Time

Sure, that V12 only gets eight miles to the gallon, but when you're having fun, does that really matter?

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The Urus, Lamborghini's second-ever SUV, has been out for a few months now. Though it may not have a naturally aspirated engine like other Lamborghinis, it still sounds good, and goes very, very fast. Lamborghini's first-ever SUV, however, did have a naturally aspirated V12—but it wasn't very quick. As for fun-factor, well, you're about to find out.

The LM002 had well over 400 horsepower from its Countach-sourced engine, but 0-60 mph still took around eight seconds, as this latest video from Top Gear points out. Originally designed for military use, it gets just eight miles per gallon, and has barely any steering feel at all. But none of that matters when you're thrashing it through a gated-off industrial field, as this video shows. It's all smiles from behind the wheel.

The LM002 isn't nearly as well-rounded as the Urus, but it was still an incredible experience behind the wheel. We know which one we'd have.

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