AudiR8

Audi R8

Refreshed Icon Is An Alpine Star When it comes to something as inherently outrageous as the supercar segment, you might think that it would never really need shaking up. But that's not the case – every once in a while, you have to have something that reorders the breed – a…

- Reviewed by Chris Paukert

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2015 Audi R8 - 2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (4.2)
2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (4.2)
MSRP:
$115,900
Engine:
4.2L V-8
MPG:
11 City / 20 HWY
2015 Audi R8 - 2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (5.2)
2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (5.2)
MSRP:
$153,900
Engine:
5.2L V-10
MPG:
12 City / 19 HWY
2015 Audi R8 - 2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (5.2 plus)
2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (5.2 plus)
MSRP:
$173,500
Engine:
5.2L V-10
MPG:
12 City / 19 HWY
2015 Audi R8 - 2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (5.2 competition)
2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Coupe (5.2 competition)
MSRP:
$199,900
Engine:
5.2L V-10
MPG:
13 City / 22 HWY
2015 Audi R8 - 2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Spyder (4.2)
2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Spyder (4.2)
MSRP:
$129,400
Engine:
4.2L V-8
MPG:
11 City / 20 HWY
2015 Audi R8 - 2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Spyder (5.2)
2dr All-wheel Drive quattro Spyder (5.2)
MSRP:
$166,100
Engine:
5.2L V-10
MPG:
12 City / 19 HWY
Audi R8 Spyder looks like heaven at the Green Hell

Audi has been spotted testing the Spyder version of the all-new R8 supercar around the Nurburgring.
Entry-level Audi R8 to go turbo after all?

The days might be numbered for the Audi R8's 4.2-liter V8, as a report claims the base model will offer a new 2.9-liter, twin-turbocharged V6 in its place.
Audi exec denies plans for turbo R8

Audi's engine development boss says a turbocharged version of the R8 isn't happening, although the company's execs seriously discussed the possibility.

For Sale

2009 Audi R8
$85,999 / 19,283 miles / VA
2012 Audi R8
$102,995 / 7,836 miles / VA
2011 Audi R8
$112,500 / 19,701 miles / VA
Xcar weighs in on the five best-sounding modern cars

The crew from Xcar takes a look back on the modern performance cars they have experienced and ranks them by how good they sound. This clip is an absolute joy to the ears for anyone who loves the sound of a revving engine.
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2017 Audi R8 First Drive
The second-generation Audi R8 is better than its predecessor in every way. We test Audi's slick new supercar on road and track in Portugal.
2014 Audi R8 V8
Audi's R8 continues to age gracefully - we revisit its facelifted V8 version in this pan-European road test review.
2014 Audi R8 V10 Plus
The new flaghip sports coupe of the Audi model range is the R8 V10 Plus, a mid-engine V10-powered supercar.
2011-12 Audi R8 Spyder recalled for fuel leak

Not even supercars are safe from recalls. Audi is recalling certain R8 Spyders for a potential fuel leak, caused by the fuel supply line rubbing against the heat shield in the engine compartment. According to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, this effects droptop R8s built between May 18, 2010 and June 22, 2011.
Chicago 2010: Bad Timing Dept. - Prius MotorWeek Drivers' Choice winner; Toyota declines JDM award

2010 Toyota Prius – MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Award winner for Best of the Year
Audi Chantilly
14839 Stonecroft Center Ct Chantilly, VA 20151 9.9 miles
Audi of Tysons Corner
8598 Leesburg Pike Vienna, VA 22182 15.0 miles
Audi Arlington
3200 Columbia Pike Arlington, VA 22204 24.5 miles