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Audi R8 V10 RWS

Audi R8 V10 RWS

The Audi Sport GmbH is extending its R8 model series to include a new derivative with rear-wheel drive. The Audi R8 V10 RWS ((Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 12.6–12.4 [18.7–19.0 US mpg], combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 286–283 [460.3–455.4 g/mi]) comes in a limited series of 999 units with both Coupé and Spyder variants. It will be rear-driven (Rear Wheel Series) and be built exclusively by hand at the Böllinger Höfe R8 factory.


Technical details

Audi R8 V10 RWS 5.2 FSI 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 3,7
Combined fuel consumption in l/100km 12.4
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km 283
Unladen weight according to EU (excluding driver) / (including driver) / gross weight limit in kg (lb) 1590 (3505.3) / 1665 (3680.7) / 1890 (4166.7)
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Audi R8 V10 RWS 5.2 FSI S tronic (397 kW)

Technical details

Audi R8 Spyder RWS 5.2 FSI 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) 318 (197.6)
Acceleration, 0-100 km/h (0-62.1 mph) in sec 3.6
Combined fuel consumption in l/100km 12.6
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km 286
Unladen weight according to EU (excluding driver) / (including driver) / gross weight limit in kg (lb) 1680 (3703.8) / 1755 (3869.1) / 1890 (4166.7)
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Audi R8 Spyder RWS 5.2 FSI S tronic (397 kW)

Basic information

  • 02/26/18
    Models

    Designed for dynamics: The new Audi R8 V10 RWS

    Puristic and exclusive – the new Audi R8 V10 RWS (combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 12.6–12.4 [18.7–19.0 US mpg], combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 286–283 [460.3–455.4 g/mi]) offers a very special driving experience. The high-performance sports car is the first production model from Audi with rear-wheel drive and is limited to 999 models. (Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 12.6–12.4 [18.7–19.0 US mpg], combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 286–283 [460.3–455.4 g/mi])

Press releases

  • 09/11/17
    Models

    Puristic driving dynamics: the new Audi R8 V10 RWS

    The Audi Sport GmbH is extending its R8 model series to include a new derivative with rear-wheel drive. The Audi R8 V10 RWS (Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 12.6 – 12.4, combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 286 – 283**) comes in a limited series of 999 units with both Coupé and Spyder variants. It will be rear-driven (Rear Wheel Series) and be built exclusively by hand at the Böllinger Höfe R8 factory.
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