Audi R8 GT Spyder

June 6, 2011 at 11:27 am

Audi launched the Spyder version of the R8 GT, the semi stripped-out race-inspired version of the R8, which just like its hardtop sibling is limited to 333 units worldwide. Thanks to Audi ultra lightweight technology, the flagship version of the high-performance open-top sports car has trimmed a full 85 kg from the already low weight of the R8 V10 Spyder, and as a result weighs in at just 1,640kg. This helps it to accelerate from zero to 62mph in 3.8 seconds and to reach a top speed of 197mph. That’s pretty fast for an open-top vehicle and can easily mess your hairdo! Visual modifications accentuate the styling of the R8 GT Spyder. These include additional contrasting titanium grey trim elements, [...]

New Audi R8 GT is lighter and more powerful

May 5, 2010 at 3:02 pm

Audi recently took the wrap off the latest edition of the mighty R8, which is tarted up limited edition called the GT. This model is based on the V10-powered R8, but it packs more power and it’s lightened and stiffened up. Thanks a great number of adjustments, the R8 GT is 100 kg lighter than the normal model, and that not only makes it faster but also more joyful to drive. Then there’s the engine, a 5.2 liter V10 which is tweaked to give 560 hp. That enables the car to go from zero to 100 km/h in 3.6 seconds and reach a top speed of 320 km/h. 2011 Audi R8 GT also gets a unique body kit with front [...]

2010 Audi R8 LMS Evolution

March 9, 2010 at 7:36 pm

For 2010 season Audi has revised its handsome GT3 race car, the R8 LMS, and presents the Evolution model which is enhanced in many ways. The new model comes with an upgraded engine cooling system and it also has optimized electronics and exhaust system. Furthermore the chassis and suspension are tweaked and it’s fitted with a newly developed six-speed racing transmission. Despite its hefty price tag of 298,000 Euros, Audi says that the R8 LMS 2010 is completely sold out. British-based American team United Autosport was the first to pick their car. “During our evolution project we primarily focused on service life and maintenance-friendliness,” explains Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich. “All the experience we gathered last season with [...]

Audi R8 Spyder V10

September 15, 2009 at 4:37 pm

Audi R8 is an amazing car. It is the symbol of modern supercars which are quit easy to live with, yet are so fast that if you are not awake while playing rough with them, you very well might end up with your pants really wet! The R8 is very a very nice car as far as the styling matters. It was first launched a coupe with a 420 hp V8 engine. Then the V10 powered version took the market by storm, and now at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, the Inglostadt company is introducing the drop-top version of the iRobot mobile! The 2010 Audi R8 Spyder features a electric soft-top and apart form that, is also a bit different [...]

Audi R8 SuperBowl Ad

February 8, 2008 at 5:27 pm

This is an ad for Audi R8, aired during the SuperBowl. It’s based on a scene from Godfather I.

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