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Lamborghini's Huracan Performante lights up the pit lane

Just look at that orange.

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This is the Lamborghini Huracan Performante.

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It's a hotted-up version of the Huracan.

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Lamborghini added more power and tweaked the suspension, but that's just the beginning.

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Bigger wheels and tires, and of course carbon ceramic brakes on all four corners.

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That helps to increase downforce when you want it, or decrease drag when you don't!

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The result is an incredibly fast car, and a great handling one.

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And if you ask us, it's a stunningly gorgeous color, too.

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With 631 horsepower on tap, you won't be disappointed.

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But it's really the aerodynamics that are most impressive. See those two intakes ahead of the rear wing?

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They actually feed air through the wing, which exits in those slots you can just make out beneath it.

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