Lamborghini have announced that they will be releasing a new SUV model that will be due to enter the automotive market in 2017. The super car manufacturer have made plans to go down the same route as that of the Porsche brand.
Porsche and owners Volkswagen announced that they will build the bridges needed to earn a reputation of being a luxury car manufacturer rather than a premium sports car manufacturer. The Porsche brand have been one of the most successful brands in the SUV market and insist that the SUV market is both more profitable and has a considerable amount of market share.
Audi who own the Lamborghini brand have also had a considerable amount of success in the SUV car market with the Q range of models. Audi have announced that they plan to release a new Q7 model towards the end of 2014.
The new Lamborghini SUV model is set to be built on the same platform as the Q7 . It is believed that the brand will be given free choice of the 4.0 litre V8 engines that are available in the RS6 and the RS7 models.
The SUV car market has become one of the most desirable car markets over the past 12 months and a number of manufacturers from different segments have announced plans to develop a model for the SUV car market.
Jaguar, Aston Martin and Bentley have all developed plans to release a new SUV model. Jaguar received a considerable amount of press following the release of the Baby Jaguar SUV model at the Frankfurt Motor Show and may have inspired manufacturers such as Aston Martin and Bentley to develop an SUV.
Other manufacturers such as Seat, Skoda and Alfa Romeo have also released plans to develop a model for the SUV market. In fact, the SUV market will become the most congested car market in the automotive industry in the next 12 months.