Audi: Seven world premieres in Geneva
Seventh heaven: From March 5 to 15, Audi will be showing seven impressive new models at the International Motor Show in Geneva. Alongside the Audi prologue Avant concept car, the Audi stand at Europe’s biggest auto show of 2015 will also exhibit four new Audi R8 models. The Audi Q7 e tron quattro marks the arrival of the first plug in hybrid in the Q model series. Meanwhile, the Audi RS 3 Sportback sits proudly on the podium as the most powerful premium compact car in the world
Yeah, we think it’s awesome too. We love the side treatment, and how Audi modernized the sideblade concept, which always seemed like a love/hate thing with many people. The front end is very dramatic on the new R8 as shown in the early photos, and we’re going to hold off on making our final judgement […] More »
Audi is dropping all kinds of nuggets of information around their newly updated R8, which will be officially unveiled at the Geneva Auto Show next week. Here is a video trailer of the car, sans camouflage this time.
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 »