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US Pricing For The Audi A8 And R8 4.2 Spyder

Audi has priced the 2011 A8 and R8 4.2 Spyder for the United States market. First up is Audi’s A8 which boasts a price tag of $78,050 for the standard model and $84,000 for the long-wheel-base model. These two models will use a 4.2-litre V8 engine with 277kW of power, and quattro all-wheel-drive. Features on the A8 include 19-inch wheels, […]

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PPI Razor GTR-10 — Modified Audi R8 V10

PPI, a tuner who works on Audi models, has released a brand new kit for the R8 supercar. It’s called the RAZOR GT-10 and it will include modifications to the V10 engine, and the body. First up on the exterior side of things is the front end which receives a new hood, fenders, front bumper and front spoiler. Following this […]

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Revealed: The Audi R8 GT

The latest details on the Audi R8 GT has been released, along with a load of images. To enhance the look and feel of the R8 GT, Audi added new parts which include a matte-titanium grille, LED headlights, a front splitter, carbon-fibre side-blades, an aggressive rear diffuser, a carbon fibre rear wing and a set of 19-inch wheels. Naturally, the […]

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Pricing For The Audi R8 Spyder V8 In The United Kingdom

Audi has released the first details on the V8 powered R8 Spyder for the United Kingdom. The Audi R8 Spyder will boast an EU5 specification 4.2-litre V8 motor with a six-speed or R-tronic automated manual gearbox. The engine pumps out 316kW with 430Nm of torque, where the 0-100km/h time is 4.8 seconds ant the top speed is 300km/h. Audi has […]

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Sport Wheels Boosts The Audi R8 Spyder To 447kW

Interested in a 447kW Audi R8 V10 Spyder? Well, if this is what you’d like — Sport Wheels has created a package just for you. The Galactic Audi R8 Spyder will host a 30kW boost in power when using the level 1 upgrade kit which costs €1,499. Torque on this kit amounts to 560Nm where the power amounts to 415kW. […]

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Audi Launches The 4.2-Litre R8 Spyder

Audi has launched the 4.2-litre V8 powered R8 Spyder. The smaller, less powerful, R8 Convertible will boast a 0-100km/h time of 4.9 seconds with a top speed of 299km/h. The R8 engine will connect to a six-speed manual or R tronic semi-automatic gearbox. There will be quattro all-wheel-drive as a permanent, and standard, feature on all models. Audi said that […]

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SR Auto Create The Audi R8 Valkyrie

SR Auto Group has added dark-styling to the Audi R8. Thereafter, they called it the Valkyrie. The Valkyrie R8 will house a matte-black wrap followed by various carbon-fibre aerodynamic parts from PPI. There is a smoked set of front and tail lights along with 20-inch alloy wheels. The interior will sport carbon fibre trim, and black leather with alcantara pieces. […]

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Audi R8 & Iron Man: Images From The Premiere & Special Images

Iron Man 2 and Audi. A match made in heaven. Tony Stark and his R8 was caught at the world premier of Iron Man 2, which took place in Los Angeles on Monday. He arrived in the drop-top R8.

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Iron Man 2 Promo Shows The Audi R8 Drop Top

Iron Man 2 will boast the new Audi R8 V10 Spyder. We know this, because well, a promotion for the up and coming blockbuster shows the car with the “Stark 11” license plate. For those clueless about this, the previous version boasted the Coupe R8 as well. This would be why many refer to the Audi R8 as Iron Man’s […]

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MTM Creates A Rear-Wheel-Drive Audi R8 With 412kW

MTM has revealed their Audi R8 GT3-2. The modified supercar will lose the all-wheel-drive setup for a rear-wheel-drive layout. The tuner installed a differential lock, adjustable sports suspension, improved braking, aerodynamic carbon fibre parts and 20-inch wheels. Body parts include a new front spoiler, side skirts and rear wing. The wheels are 20-inch forged wheels with Dunlop Sport Maxx GT […]

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Audi’s R8 V10 Has Won The 2010 World Performance Car Of The Year Title

Following the announcement of the Volkswagen Polo being awarded the World Car Of The Year Title, the panel of judges for the competition said that the Audi R8 V10 has been awarded with the 2010 World Performance Car of the Year title. The R8 beat the Ferrari California and Porsche 911 GT3 for the title, as it impressed the judges […]

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BMW Are Planning To Fight The Audi R8 By Dropping The Current M6

Reports from the UK state that BMW might replace their M6 with a new model that goes head to head with Audi’s R8. The new model is expected to be a V8 sports car based on the Vision EfficientDynamics concept — pictured above. The Vision model boasted a 258kW diesel-hybrid engine with 800Nm of torque, and this only had a […]

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ABT’s R8 Spyder — The Modified Audi R8 Drop-Top In Geneva

ABT’s new Audi R8 Spyder is at the Geneva Motor Show. The model will have revised aprons, a new grille and different side sills. There will be a set of 20-inch wheels, while lightweight 19-inchers are also available. The power will see a modified 5.2-litre V10 engine boast 441kW with a 0-100km/h time of 3.8 seconds. The top speed has […]

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ABT’s R8 GT-R — The Modified Audi R8 V10 On Show In Geneva

ABT’s R8 GT-R is currently at the Geneva Motor Show where it is based on the Audi R8 V10. There will be a few performance and visual upgrades available. For those interested in this model, be quick, as there will only be 25 units produced. “The R8 GT R is an uncompromising racing car for the road, and provides maximum […]

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Make Your Audi R8 V8 Look Like A V10 Model With Riegers New Tuning Kit

Rieger, another German tuning house, has revealed their finest details on the new package for the Audi R8. There will only be styling, and it’s pretty simple. Simple means, the V10 kit will pretty much be available for the V8 models. Now, you’ll soon be able to equip your V8 powered R8 with a V10-styled front lip spoiler, side skirts, […]

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