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Restyled version of Audi R8 coupe was performed on Moscow Auto Show in August 2012. It shall be noted that world debut of model was held in Russian capital. Audi R8 of 2012 model year has upgraded appearance. Headlights design was changed so the car has more “predatory” look. LED lights are now not an option and are already available in the base version of Audi R8. This exciting sportcar has a lot of high-tech solutions. The model is available in several colors of “metallic” or “pearl”. Matte color of car body is available as option.

Audi R8 was given a line of updated power units with improved capacity at lower fuel consumption. Motors are assembled by hand which proves their highest quality. Audi R8 V10 Plus top version is equipped with 550 hp power engine and 7-stage robotized S-tronic transmission. Such combinations allow accelerating up to 100 km/h just in 3.5 s.

Audi R8's summary:
  • Doors: The car Audi R8 was made only in option with 2 doors.
  • Seats: The car was issued in options with 1 and 2-seat salon.
  • Audi R8 was issued with the following types of a body: fixed-head coupe, coupe.
  • The car R8 C (2000) have 900 kg and this is the minimum weight among all modifications of Audi R8. The heaviest car in a production line of Audi R8, is the model R8 (2002) - its weight 1955 kg.
  • The smallest model is R8 (2006) which length makes 4431 millimeters. The longest Audi R8 is the model R8R (1999), which length - the 4660 millimeters.
  • Audi R8 was equipped by 6 options of engines. The smallest engine had volume in 3595 cubic centimeters and was established on model - R8 C (2000). The most powerful engine was established on model R8 V12 TDi (2008) and had volume in 5934 cubic centimeters.
  • The maximum speed of the Audi R8 makes 301 kilometers per hour. You will see such information on a speedometer of such models as: R8 (2006), R8 4.2 FSi Quattro (2008), R8 4.2 FSi Quattro (2007) and R8 4.2 FSi Quattro Automatic (2007).
  • The car Audi R8 is equipped with 2 types of transmission - automatic and manual.

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Audi R8 Modifications (11)

N Model Doors Seats Weight Length Height Engine
1 Audi R8 (1999) - 1 - 4660В mm 1090В mm 3596В cm3
2 Audi R8 (2006) 2 2 1560В kg 4431В mm 1249В mm 4163В cm3
3 Audi R8 (2002) - 1 1955В kg 4660В mm 1090В mm 3600В cm3
4 Audi R8 4.2 (2008) 2 2 1175В kg 4440В mm 1260В mm 4163В cm3
5 Audi R8 4.2 Coupe Quattro (2008) 2 2 1160В kg 4440В mm 1260В mm 4163В cm3
6 Audi R8 4.2 FSi Quattro (2008) 2 2 1560В kg 4440В mm 1260В mm 4163В cm3
7 Audi R8 4.2 FSi Quattro (2007) 2 2 1565В kg 4590В mm 1260В mm 4163В cm3
8 Audi R8 4.2 FSi Quattro Automatic (2007) 2 2 1565В kg 4590В mm 1260В mm 4163В cm3
9 Audi R8 C (2000) - 1 900В kg 4660В mm 1090В mm 3595В cm3
10 Audi R8 V12 TDi (2008) 2 - - - - 5934В cm3
11 Audi R8R (1999) - 1 - 4660В mm 1090В mm 3898В cm3

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