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Audi of America Launches R8 Configurator

by on 22 January 2016 in Audi News

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If you’ve been wanting to build the R8 of your dreams, now’s your chance.  Earlier today, Audi of America activated the configuration page for the soon-to-be-released second-gen R8 V10 and V10 plus, in the process creating our new favorite time waster.  If we were ordering one for ourselves, we’d go with an Ara Blue R8 V10 Plus […] More…

Audi of America Announces 2017 R8 Pricing to Start at $162,900

by on 20 January 2016 in Audi News

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More powerful and more dynamic than its predecessor, the R8 V10 plus generates 610 hp and 413 lb-ft of torque reaching a top track speed of 205 mph The all-new Audi R8 and R8 LMS racecar were co-developed and share approximately 50 percent of the same parts, including the V10 engine Track-tested around the world, […] More…

New Audi R8 Reportedly Proves Too Much for Top Gear Host Chris Evans

by on 18 January 2016 in Industry News

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In a story sure to earn click-bait titles around the ‘net along the lines of “Top Gear Host Chris Evans Drives New R8, and You Wont Believe What Comes Out of his Mouth”, new Top Gear UK’s Chris Evans has reportedly been made carsick by the new R8.  According to Metro.co.uk (which appears to be a slightly […] More…

Video: New Audi R8 V10 Plus Featured on Jay Leno’s Garage

by on 14 January 2016 in Video

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We’re pretty big fans of the R8, and we are very much looking forward to getting our hands on the new one.  Now that we’ve got what just might be the most obvious statement to ever grace this website out of the way, let’s turn our attention to this week’s edition of Jay Leno’s Garage. […] More…

Urban Werks Gives Suzuka Grey R8 the Ceramic Pro Treatment

by on 1 December 2015 in Choice Gear

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based Urban Werks has been making quite a name for themselves lately, offering high-end detailing services to private customers and dealership chains in and around central Pennsylvania.  Recently, they applied their knowledge and the extremely impressive Ceramic Pro detailing products to a customer’s daily-driven Suzuka Grey R8. Although it once carried a nearly $200k price tag, […] More…

Audi R8 V10 plus a Subtle Beauty in Florett Silver

by on 1 November 2015 in On Location

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Let’s face it, Florett Silver metallic isn’t exactly one of Audi’s more unique paint codes. The shade is painted on nearly every Audi model going and as such it is about as common and subtle as anything else going. Even still, even Florett Silver is newsworthy when it is seen for the first time on an all-new generation Audi R8. More…

Audi Shows Strong at Sport Auto Awards

by on 22 October 2015 in Audi News

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In the “sport auto Award 2015” reader survey conducted by the trade journal “sport auto,” the Audi RS 6 Avant* and Audi S1 quattro* each won their classes. In all, Audi reached the winners’ podium seven times. The Audi S1 won the “small car” category and banished the competition after garnering 29.2 percent of the […] More…

PhotoGraphic: Audi R8 on Location in Ardéche

by on 7 October 2015 in PhotoGraphic

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Audi France has released a few photos from a photo shoot performed by their communications department. The car in question is obviously the new R8 and the location is Ardéche. The car appears to be an R8 V10 plus, as identified by the rear decklid spoiler. The color appears to be Daytona Grey pearl effect. Interestingly, […] More…

Potter and Rich Unveil 900hp R8 V10 plus-based & R8 LMS Bodied “RECON mc8″

by on 31 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Potter & Rich proudly present to the amazed publicity the completion of the first of ten cars of the limited Audi R8 V10 Plus special series, who already ex factory has the fame to be extraordinary. The named “RECON mc8” bolide has been developed by mcchip-dkr company and was built in expensive handwork. It unites […] More…

Driven: 2015 Audi R8 V10 Plus

by on 4 August 2015 in Reviews & Road Tests

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We haven’t even left the parking lot and my Dad has already let curiosity get the best of him. “So” he inquires, “how much does it cost?”
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New Audi R8 Brochure and Configurator Now Live

by on 10 July 2015 in Audi News

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This week is the launch of the new Audi R8 at the Portimao circuit in Portugal. While automotive journalists are test-driving the cars there, Audi Deutschland is amidst a synchronized reveal of details and information about their all-new sportscar. This includes elements on the brand’s German (domestic) market consumer website. More…

Audi R8 Launch in Portugal Delivers Many Photos & Video Footage

by on 10 July 2015 in PhotoGraphic Video

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Audi AG is launching the new R8 in and around the Portimao circuit in Portugal this week and, as a result, we’re getting a lot of new photography and video footage to coincide. More…