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    Officially Official: Audi announces 4.2 V8-powered R8 Spyder
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    Audi R8 Spyder – Click above for high-res image gallery
    After running around the rumormill for several months, Audi has finally confirmed it will offer a 4.2-liter V8 powered version of the R8 Spyder, in addition to the V10 model. Thankfully, the R8 Spyder 4.2 is available with a six-speed ...

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    Video: Fifth Gear pits Audi R8 Spyder vs. Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet
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    Fifth Gear compares the Audi R8 V10 against the Porsche 911 Turbo - Follow the jump to watch the video
    The problem with physics is that it is largely immutable. Less mass plus more low-end torque and comparable power generally equates to better performance. Take, for example, the Porsche 911 ...

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    Video: A look inside the Audi R8 Spyder production plant
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    A look at the Audi R8 Spyder being built – Click above to watch video after the jump
    What we dig about European plants that build high-zoot cars is that it always looks like each car gets everyone's full attention, every step presided over by workers who want to make sure they've done ...

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    Video: Confusing, but awesome Audi R8 Spyder commercial
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    Audi R8 Spyder commercial – Click above to watch video after the jump
    This Audi commercial for the R8 Spyder has a tagline that sounds more like two spies verifying each others' identities – "Mirror. Signal. Outmaneuver." – and it has a supporting cast stranger than a man in a ...

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    Video: Audi R8 Spyder gets lead role in Iron Man 2
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    Audi R8 Spyder in Iron Man 2 – Click above to watch video after the jump
    We're officially counting down the days until Iron Man 2 hits theaters on May 7. The sequel to one of our favorite superhero flicks is set to boast a serious cast, including performances by Don Cheadle and Micky ...

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    Abt Sportsline gets its hands on Audi R8 Spyder
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    Abt Sportline R8 Spyder - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Whenever Audi introduces a new model, chances are that the folks at Abt Sportsline are going to get their hands on one. The German company has been tuning Volkswagens and Audis since the 1970s and has enjoyed success racing the Audi ...

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    Video: DTM champion Mattias Ekström plays renegade valet in an Audi R8 Spyder
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    Click above to view the video after the jump
    Nobody knows Audis like Mattias Ekström. The Swedish driver has been campaigning four-ringed racing machines in the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters series (DTM, Germany's touring car championship) for the past nine years, and has taken the title ...

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    V8-powered Audi R8 Spyder in the pipeline?
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    2011 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2L V10 – click above for high-res image gallery
    The Audi R8 Spyder was introduced at Frankfurt with a stonking V10 powertrain nestled snugly in its boot, but that doesn't necessarily mean that the righteous 525-horsepower mill will be the R8 droptop's only source of ...

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    Video: 2011 Audi R8 Spyder. Y'all ready fo' this?
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    2011 Audi R8 Spyder promo film – Click above to watch video
    In case you haven't already, Audi wants you to give this angry little mongrel, the 2011 R8 Spyder, a chance. To encourage you to lean in its favor, Audi has put together 91 seconds of rather dramatic footage (and screamin' ...

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    LA 2009: Audi R8 Spyder is shown again, this time in red
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    2010 Audi R8 Spyder - Click above for high-res image gallery
    This isn't the first time we've seen the drop-top Audi R8 Spyder. Images were leaked in early September, and we were there in Frankfurt for its official debut. That said, its unveiling at the LA Auto Show was less than climactic... ...

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    Autoblog Podcast #145 with the Two Marks from Ford
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    Episode #145 of the Autoblog Podcast is a mostly-Frankfurt Motor Show edition. Chris, Sam and Dan are joined by Mark Kaufman, Ford's C-segment marketing manager, and Blue-Oval product communications manager Mark Schirmer. The two ...

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    Frankfurt 2009: 2010 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 V10 looks fantastically fab
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    2010 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 V10 - click above image for hi-res gallery
    While everybody and their brother likes the R8, there is a small, but vocal minority that's always thought coupe looked a little funny. Not "fugly" mind you, just a tad... off. We've heard the term "porpoise skull" bandied about. ...

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    Officially Official: Audi R8 5.2 FSI Spyder loses blades, gains lots of headroom
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    Audi R8 5.2 FSI Spyder - Click above for high-res gallery
    Audi has officially dropped the lid on the new R8 Spyder and and this time around it's opening fire with the big gun V10 engine. As we've already seen in previously leaked photos, the Spyder dispenses with the regular R8's trademark side ...

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    Audi R8 Spyder gets an early unveiling
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    Audi R8 Spyder – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With all the leaks leading up to the Frankfurt Motor Show, we knew this one would pop sooner rather than later. And here it is: the Audi R8 Spyder. No more spy shots or speculation. The drop-top bomber from Ingolstadt has arrived... ...

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    VIDEO: Audi R8 Spyder uncorks its V10 on the Nürburgring
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    2011 Audi R8 Spyder - Click above to watch a video after the jump
    We're definitely looking forward to our first official glimpse at the 2011 Audi R8 Spyder, but unfortunately, we don't know exactly when that will happen. While it was widely expected to bow at the Frankfurt Auto Show in September, ...

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    Spy Shots: Audi R8 Spyder
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    Audi is testing its forthcoming R8 Spyder, and the car is wearing what appears to be a completely stowable roof, not the targa-style top that has been suggested as a possibility. Yet disappearing along with the roof could also be your view of the engine. The droptop in the spy photos and in Audi's ...

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    Frankfurt Rumormill: Electric R8 concept joining Audi R8 Spyder
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    Audi R8 V10 - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Reports out of France and Germany indicate that in addition to the all-new A8 and A5 Sportback, Audi plans to reveal two versions of the R8 at the Frankfurt Motor Show this September.Both Auto Motor und Sport and L'Automobile report that Audi ...

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    REPORT: Audi R8 Spyder coming in 2011
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    Autoblog visits the R8 assembly line in Germany – Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Pacified as we've been by the appearance of the 5.2-liter FSI V10 and LMS competition spec versions of the Audi R8, it's been a while since we've heard anything about the roadster version. But reports ...

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