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Audi R8 V10 plus

No other production car with the four rings is as powerful, fast or distinctive. The high-performance R8 sports car is designed for maximum dynamics in all technical areas. In the sports car world, the Audi R8 is right among the leaders in terms of its driving performance.

Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 12.3 – 11.4 (19.1 – 20.6 US mpg)
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 287 – 272 (461.9 – 437.7 g/mi)
(Figures vary depending on engine/transmission/wheels/tires)


Technical details

Audi R8 5.2 FSI quattro S tronic (397 kW)
Engine type V10 gasoline engine (90° V angle) with dry sump lubrication, gasoline direct injection, four valve technology, DOHC cylinder head
Displacement in cc / bore x stroke in mm / compression 5204 / 84.5 x 92.8 / 12.5
Max. power output in kW (hp) / at rpm 397 (540) / 7800
Max. torque in Nm (lb-ft) / at rpm 540 (398.3) / 6500
Top speed in km/h (mph) 320 (198.8)
Acceleration, 0-100 km/h (0-62.1 mph) in sec 3.5
Combined fuel consumption in l/100km 11.4 (20.6)
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km 272 (437.7)
Unladen weight according to EU (excluding driver) / (including driver) / gross weight limit in kg (lb) 1640 (3615.6) / 1715 (3780.9) / 1940 (4277.0)
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Audi R8 5.2 FSI quattro S tronic (397 kW)
Audi R8 5.2 FSI quattro S tronic (449 kW)
Engine type V10 gasoline engine (90° V angle) with dry sump lubrication, gasoline direct injection, four valve technology, DOHC cylinder head
Displacement in cc / bore x stroke in mm / compression 5204 / 84.5 x 92.8 / 12.5
Max. power output in kW (hp) / at rpm 449 (610) / 8250
Max. torque in Nm (lb-ft) / at rpm 560 (413.0) / 6500
Top speed in km/h (mph) 330 (205.1)
Acceleration, 0-100 km/h (0-62.1 mph) in sec 3.2 (with sport tires 3.1)
Combined fuel consumption in l/100km 12.3 (19.1)
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km 287 (461.9)
Unladen weight according to EU (excluding driver) / (including driver) / gross weight limit in kg (lb) 1580 (3483.3) / 1655 (3648.7) / 1920 (4232.9)
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Audi R8 5.2 FSI quattro S tronic (449 kW)

Press folder

  • 07/09/15
    Models

    The new Audi R8

    The previous model was already the sporty vanguard of the brand – and this applies to the second generation Audi R8* even more. The newly conceptualized high-performance sports car has been made even tauter and stronger, both on and off the race track. Embodied in its DNA is know-how acquired in the numerous car racing successes that Audi has achieved over the years – primarily in endurance racing events. The sport prototypes have won the 24 hours of Le Mans 13 times since 2000, and the R8 LMS contributed seven more overall victories in 24 hour races since 2009.

Basic Information

  • 07/08/15
    Models

    The fastest production Audi ever: the new Audi R8

    The previous model was already the sporty vanguard of the brand – and this applies to the second generation Audi R8* even more. The newly conceptualized high-performance sports car has been made even tauter and stronger, both on and off the race track. Embodied in its DNA is know-how acquired in the numerous car racing successes that Audi has achieved over the years – primarily in endurance racing events. The sport prototypes have won the 24 hours of Le Mans 13 times since 2000, and the R8 LMS contributed seven more overall victories in 24 hour races since 2009. *The fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of all models named above and available on the German market can be found in the list in the last chapter of this basic information.

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    Audi R8 Coupé and Audi R8 Spyder

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