Audi presents the new R8: The sporty spearhead just got even sharper
No model with the four rings is closer to motorsport, none is more striking and more dynamic: at the Geneva Motor Show, Audi is presenting the second generation of its high-performance R8 sports car. The V10 mid-engine and a newly developed quattro drive ensure breathtaking driving performance, especially in the top-of-the-range version with 449 kW (610 hp): achieving 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in just 3.2 seconds, its top speed is 330 km/h (205.1 mph)
First Audi drops us some “spy photo” type shots of the new R8 in full camo, now they’re showing us the car in all of its glory. And how glorious! The exterior is stunning, as an R8 should be. We now see the exact detail of what remains of the original R8’s sideblades, and we […] More »
With the next generation R8 scheduled to be launched at Geneva this year, Audi are bucking tradition somewhat by releasing their own “spy shots” of the new R8, in full camouflage. The shape is very familiar, updated and more modern. We are excitedly looking forward to this new R8 model!
New mid-engine sports car features high-tech headlights Laser high-beam offers high light intensity and excellent range Ingolstadt – Audi is revealing the headlights of its new R8 as the first of a number of technology highlights of the top sports car. The R8 uses LED headlights which can be supplemented by a laser high beam […] More »
Weekly Wallpaper, presented by Michelin! This week we reminisce back a few years when we magically had both cars shown here – The R8 4.2 Spyder, and the A8L 3.0T – at our disposal for a time. We dreamed about this moment, and decided that we could live happily for ever after with these two in our […] More »