Crashed Lamborghini lands on roof of Florida duplex, bursts into flames
Lamborghini Urus Stock photo of a Lamborghini Urus in Paris, France, on Sept.15, 2019. Authorities in South Florida have located the mystery driver who fled the scene of a Sunday, July 24, 2022, crash after his airborne Lamborghini SUV landed on the roof of a Fort Lauderdale duplex, slid to the ground and burst into flames. (Art Konovalov/Getty Images)FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Authorities in South Florida have located the mystery driver who fled the scene of a Sunday afternoon crash after his airborne Lamborghini SUV landed on the roof of a Fort Lauderdale duplex, slid to the ground and burst into flames. >> Read more trending newsSurveillance video captured the moment the rented 2021 Lamborghini Urus traveling at a high rate of speed ran through a stop sign and was T-boned by a Nissan SUV, WSVN-TV reported. “He got up and he ran off with no shoes on, with just socks on,” Middleton told the TV station.wftv.com
Ben Affleck’s 10-year-old son reverses Lamborghini into BMW
Ben Affleck: What You Need to Know Ben Affleck: What You Need to KnowLOS ANGELES — He’s not old enough to have a license, but he nearly caused some damage. Ben Affleck’s 10-year-old son is said to have backed a Lamborghini into a parked BMW at a car dealership. It’s unclear what happened, but a representative for Ben Affleck told ET that “Everyone is fine.” The representative did not offer any explanation as to how the accident happened. The 10-year-old, named Samuel, is Affleck’s son with ex-wife Jennifer Garner, according to the Independent. An employee for the car dealership told TMZ that the cars were just parked very close together, and no damage was caused.wftv.com
Pregnant woman gifts husband $650,000 Lamborghini so he will care for her and the baby 'day and night'
A pregnant Malaysian woman shared a video online in which she surprises her husband with a $650,000 Lamborghini in anticipation of his dedicated caretaking of her and their baby. Anes Ayuni Osman, 19, uploaded the video to TikTok on March 12, showing viewers how she surprised her husband by taking him into a car dealership blindfolded. In the video, her husband, 20-year-old Weldan Zulkefli, cries from happiness after seeing the turquoise Huracan Evo wrapped with a giant red bow.news.yahoo.com
Florida men arrested with thousands of THC cartridges in Lamborghini
Two men arrested after drugs found during traffic stop Troopers said that they found 3,030 THC cartridges when they pulled over a Lamborghini in Collier County, Fla. (Florida Highway Patrol)COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. — Two men were arrested in Florida after they were pulled over and officers found more than 3,000 THC cartridges in their car. >> Read more trending newsJustin Aho and Harold Weeks were in a Lamborghini Urus when they were pulled over on Interstate 75 in Collier County, WBBH reported. The paid had been pulled over for a traffic violation, but troopers with Florida Highway Patrol said they found 3,030 cartridges of THC, WINK reported. Weeks was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and distribution, WBBH reported. Both men were taken to the Collier County jail.wftv.com
Financial Horror Stories From the Porn World (and What They Say About America)
Photo Illustration by Luis G. Rendon/The Daily Beast; GettyIn Stanford’s famous marshmallow study, scientists offered children two or five treats. If the children chose to wait longer, they could eat five instead of two. Some kids chose the immediate goody; others decided to stay. Researchers then followed the children as they grew up, and those who chose to linger showed better financial skills later in life.Scientists have since cast some doubt on the marshmallow study, but if I had to guess,news.yahoo.com
Crash leaves Lamborghini stuck under tractor-trailer
Yellow Lamborghini stuck under tractor trailer Crews work to free a yellow Lamborghini from under a tractor-trailer in Miami, Florida. (City of Miami Fire-Rescue)MIAMI — Two people were taken to the hospital after their car got stuck underneath a truck in Miami, Florida. >> Read more trending newsPhotos from City of Miami Fire-Rescue show the yellow Lamborghini wedged under the truck. Crash leaves Lamborghini stuck under truck Crews lift a tractor-trailer off a sports car in Miami, Florida. Lamborghini stuck under tractor trailer Crews free a sports car stuck under a tractor-trailer after a crash in Miami, Florida.wftv.com
Kupcho races to 36-hole lead in search of maiden LPGA win
Kim missed out on Monday qualifying, received a late sponsor exemption and responded with rounds of 65-66 to sit just two shots off the lead. 98 in the Race to the CME Globe, and only the top 100 keep full cards for next year after this event. So not being in control of my own destiny, not a big fan of that,” Kim said. “I don't know if I necessarily have it figured out,” said Kupcho, who had 12 birdies over her last 28 holes. She has not won since the ShopRite LPGA Classic more than two years ago and has slipped to No.wftv.com
Florida man jumps on scooter to chase teen who stole his Lamborghini
Stolen Lamborghini SUV A Florida man used to scooter to chase a teen who stole his Lamborghini Urus SUV on Tuesday. (Martyn Lucy/Getty Images)MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — A Florida man was not going to stand by idly while a teen stole his Lamborghini SUV on Tuesday night. “He said, ‘I stole a Lamborghini just now,’” Kalinine told WSVN. “An officer on the other side of the fence had a gun pointing at both of us,” Kalinine told the television station. “Honestly, I can’t believe it happened, but thank God for the police,” Sander told WSVN.wftv.com
Miami man who bought Lamborghini with COVID-19 relief money sentenced to six years
A Miami businessman was sentenced to more than six years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to fleecing millions from a federal COVID-19 relief program and buying luxury items with the money, including a $318,000 Lamborghini Huracán Evo.news.yahoo.com
Florida Man Sentenced After Fraudulently Obtaining $3.9 Million in PPP Loans
A Florida man was sentenced today to more than six years in prison for fraudulently obtaining approximately $3.9 million in Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans and using those funds, in part, to purchase a $318,000 Lamborghini luxury car for himself. According to court documents, Hines submitted multiple PPP applications to a PPP-participating lender, claiming to have had dozens of employees and millions of dollars in monthly payroll. In addition to submitting false and fraudulent IRS forms to support the applications, Hines also assisted other individuals in obtaining fraudulent PPP loans. The PPP allows qualifying small businesses and other organizations to receive loans with a maturity of two years and an interest rate of 1%. Businesses must use PPP loan proceeds for payroll costs, interest on mortgages, rent and utilities.justice.gov
Lamborghini reports record profits in 2020, CEO teases electric future
Lamborghini reported record profits in 2020 as its wealthy customers — especially in China — rode the global bull market in style. The outlook for 2021 looks even brighter as soaring stocks and asset values around the world boost the fortunes of wealthy car buyers. Wealth creation from cryptocurrencies, special purpose acquisition companies, IPOs and company takeovers has also created a new generation of younger super car buyers. At the same time, they also have to continue pleasing their customers — wealthy car-collectors who love the emotion and feel of roaring V-8 and V-12 engines. The super car, which retails for over $3.6 million and means "lightening bolt" in Bolognese dialect, has a V-12 engine boosted by a lithium-ion super capacitor.cnbc.com
Want to rent a Lamborghini at Orlando International Airport? Better reserve one fast
ORLANDO, Fla. – The white Lamborghini Huracan roared one more time in a parking lot at the Orlando International Airport before “Fast Rob” rolled it onto a flat-bed truck and drove it back to Miami. A customer flying in from New York ordered it to be delivered at the airport for when he landed. MPH Club is based in Miami but Rob said the Orlando office is growing quickly and demand over the next few weeks is high. Of those who want to travel, Orlando remains one of their top destinations.”Cronk said spring break travel could restore hotel occupancy in Central Florida to December levels. “Compared to last year (spring break) we were looking at 10-12% occupancy in early April,” Cronk said.
How Lamborghini learned to love the SUV
The Lamborghini Urus sport utility outsells everything else Lamborghini makes and has drawn droves of new customers to the brand better known for sports cars shaped like shards of glass. Supercar purists have severely criticized SUVs the incursion of sport utility vehicles into their beloved brands. But Lamborghini also equipped the Urus for off-road driving — something Lamborghini isn't known for. It now has to survive in a market where sales of sport utility vehicles have dramatically risen. Decades ago vehicles such as the Jeep Cherokee, Ford Explorer, and Toyota RAV4 began bringing the sport utility vehicle concept to the masses.cnbc.com
Miami man pleads guilty to using COVID loan for Lamborghini
A South Florida man has pleaded guilty to fraudulently obtaining $3.9 million in federal coronavirus loans and using some of the money to buy a Lamborghini Huracan. David Hines, of Miami, rubbed his forehead in apparent shame as he pleaded guilty to federal charges including bank fraud at a hearing Wednesday held via videoconference because of COVID-19 restrictions. The Paycheck Protection Program represents billions of dollars in forgivable small business loans for Americans struggling because of the pandemic. It’s part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, which became federal law in March. Use the form below to sign up for the ClickOrlando.com Strange Florida newsletter, sent every Friday.
Review: The 2020 Lamborghini EVO RWD is the most fun for the least amount of money at a starting price of $208,000
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Florida man buys Lamborghini with $3.9 million from federal coronavirus loans, prosecutors say
MIAMI – A South Florida man fraudulently obtained $3.9 million in federal coronavirus relief loans, using some of the money to buy a $318,000 Lamborghini Huracan, prosecutors said. Hines applied to a bank for approximately $13.5 million in Paycheck Protection Program loans on behalf of different companies, according to a criminal complaint. Hines bought the Lamborghini within days of the receiving the money, prosecutors said. The Paycheck Protection Program represents billions of dollars in forgivable small business loans for Americans struggling because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, which became federal law in March.
5-year-old pulled over driving parents’ SUV to ‘buy a Lamborghini’
Published: May 5, 2020, 9:35 am Updated: May 6, 2020, 11:35 amA 5-year-old boy was pulled over by Utah Highway Patrol after trying to drive to California to buy a Lamborghini. They pulled the car over and found the 5-year-old in the driver's seat, barely reaching the pedals. The child had apparently gotten into a fight with his mom when she said she wouldn't buy him the luxury Lamborghini. A sibling was supposed to be watching him while his parents were away. No one was hurt and no property was damaged, but charges could still be filed against the parents.
Lamborghini's 2019 sales jump 43%, driven by its Urus SUV
Lamborghini reported a scorching 43% jump in sales in 2019, driven by its new Urus SUV. By region, Lamborghini's biggest growth was in Asia, where sales jumped 66% for the year to 2,162 units. Sales jumped 45% in North America, to 2,837 units, while sales in Europe, Middle East and Africa increased 28% to 3,206 units. By country, the U.S. remains its largest market, with sales of 2,374 units in 2019, with China second at 770. The company's most expensive and powerful mode, the V-12 Aventador, sold 1,104 units in 2019, while the V-10 Huracan sold 2,139 units.cnbc.com
Amazon partners with Lamborghini, Rivian to offer Alexa voice assistant in vehicles
Amazon is adding exotic Italian automaker Lamborghini and Michigan-based electric vehicle startup Rivian to its growing list of partners that will integrate its Alexa voice-enabled assistant into upcoming vehicles. Amazon on Monday said Lamborghini will include Alexa in its $200,000-plus Huracan Evo and Rivian will integrate Alexa into its first two all-electric vehicles, the R1S SUV and R1T pickup, beginning later this year. Rivian also will include Alexa in its previously-announced fleet of 100,000 all-electric Amazon delivery vans, which are expected to begin production in 2021. The new Alexa-enabled vehicles were announced in conjunction with the CES technology conference that's occurring this week in Las Vegas. The partnerships add to 10 previous tie-ups between automakers and Amazon to include Alexa's voice assistant technology in vehicles, according to the company.cnbc.com
Lamborghini's mission: Take supercars into electric age
Road less traveledBatteries, which power most electric cars today, would seem to be the logical solution for powering Lamborghini's next generation of supercars. Lamborghini's sister brand Volkswagen -- both companies are owned by the Volkswagen Group -- recently set a lap record for an electric car on Germany's challenging Nurburgring race track with its ID.R electric race car. Outside of Volkswagen, Rimac, a Croatian company, produces fully electric supercars costing millions of dollars with top speeds claimed to be well over 200 miles per hour. Capacitors and their stronger siblings, supercapacitors, have been used for things like camera flashes and to power electric motors in industrial settings. But as far as he's concerned, the usual approaches to making an electric car won't work for Lamborghini.
Consumers can't get enough Bentley, Lamborghini and Rolls-Royce SUVs
Rolls-Royce Cullinan Source: Rolls-RoyceRolls-Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini and Maserati have long histories of building high-end, exclusive cars for wealthy clients. The Rolls-Royce Cullinan, Bentley Bentayga, Lamborghini Urus and Maserati Levante have all been triumphant successes for their respective brands. At Cleveland Motorsports, an authorized dealer of Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Maserati and other marques, SUVs are all the rage. If they were going to buy SUVs anyway, they might as well buy Bentley SUVs. The Rolls-Royce Cullinan has 563 horsepower, the upcoming Bentley Bentayga Speed makes 626 horsepower and the Lamborghini Urus generates 650 horsepower.cnbc.com
Lamborghini's first hybrid car is also its fastest
The Sin will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made and only 63 of them will be produced. (CNN) - Lamborghini will unveil its first hybrid car at the Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany next week. The new car, called the Sin, will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made and only 63 of them will be produced. The car's hybrid system adds 10% to its speed, according to Lamborghini. In that car, called the Lamborghini Terzo Millennio, supercapacitors were integrated into the actual body panels of the car.
Kansas YouTuber Pulled Over for Speeding Donates to Law Enforcement Charity
A Kansas YouTuber felt guilty for speeding in his brand-new Lamborghini so he matched the cost of the ticket with a donation to law enforcement. While driving his new Lamborghini, Hoover was pulled over for speeding. Feeling guilty, Hoover decided to turn his experience into something good, giving back to the Wichita, Kansas, community by donating to the Honore Adversis Foundation, which provides assistance to local authorities. "I don't like speeding," Hoover says in a video posted to his channel about the incident. RELATED STORIESDeputy Saves 12-Day-Old Baby After Pulling Over Speeding CarPolice Officer Writes Heartfelt Letter to Teen He Ticketed for Speeding: 'You Are Not Invincible'Speeding Driver Crashes Into Pennsylvania House, Flipping Car
Baby can't stop laughing at his eyebrows
Baby can't stop laughing at his eyebrows Nick Dietz compiles some of the week's best viral videos, including silently picking up girls in a Lamborghini, removing an owl with a Swiffer and some slap-happy friends. Plus, a baby discovers his eyebrows and can't stop laughing.cbsnews.com