The R8’s motorsport background extends beyond it sharing a name with the legendary Les Mans winning racer. The R8’s progressive sports car credentials can be observed in every inch of the vehicles exterior, including the retractable rear spoiler, wide air intakes and sweeping side blades. These credentials extend to the vehicle’s performance, the V8 powerplant provides deliciously high revving and heart-stopping performance thanks to the inclusion of FSI direct petrol injection and quattro all-wheel drive.
Further racing credentials can be observed within the R8’s rigid yet lightweight aluminium Audi space frame, including Fine Nappa leather Sports seats and a leather flat bottomed steering wheel. If the irresistible symphony of the engine is not enough for you, the R8 offers an impressive 465-watt 12-speaker sound system.
For those who want complete control of the experience, there is the 6-speed manual transmission, matched precisely to the engine configuration and driving dynamics, an experience not to be missed. The R-Tronic enables for seamless gear changes without compromise to overall power. The Audi R8 4.2 V8 R-Tronic is an experience everyone should enjoy at least once!
• Heated, sports seats.
• Bluetooth Interface with integrated seat belt microphones and voice control.
• Satellite navigation system, DVD-based.
• Heated Engine Partition Window.
• Interior and instrument lighting.
Seconds 0-60 mph: 4.6.
Top Speed mph: 187.