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    SEMA: Underground Racing creates 1,000-hp Audi R8 GT

    It is unlikely that anybody has ever accused the Audi R8 GT of being a slow car, but like everything else on display at the SEMA Show – where the unofficial motto should be "if there's a will, there's a way" – Underground Racing has proven that fast can also get faster. Starting life ...

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    Spy Shots: Mysterious Audi R8 caught testing

    Audi has already showed off the updated 2013 Audi R8, which is why this test mule has us a little perplexed. With a look somewhere between the current R8 GT and Audi's GT3 racecar, it's not really clear exactly what this car is (or will be). Our best guess is that it might be a street-legal ...

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    Report: Details on 2015 Audi R8 leak out

    News on the next-generation 2015 Audi R8 has been spilling forth for a bit now, but a report in Autocar has begun to put them into a single package. We knew that next R8 wouldn't offer a manual option, only a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, and that the monocoque would be a lighter, ...

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    Official: First Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG in America to be auctioned off at Boca concours

    Of all the car shows around the calendar year, the Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance doesn't typically fall on our radar screen. But maybe it should, because the annual event in Florida – young as it is – has a history of offering firsts. Maybe not the first time a vehicle is seen in ...

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    Official: Audi prices R8 GT Spyder at a top-dropping $210,000*

    Some may beg to differ, but from where we sit, the acquisition Audi made of Lamborghini back in 1998 was a good thing, and remains as such. The resulting supercars to roll out of Sant'Agata Bolognese have been better than those made under prior owners by leaps and bounds. But who would have ...

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    Audi gets clever with new roadside billboards

    Audi has started a new roadside billboard advertising campaign in the U.S. to promote the fact that people are buying the R8 GT supercar. The billboards, like this one erected in Lake Forest, Illinois, alert the good townsfolk that an R8 GT has been purchased within their city limits. In red is ...

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    Video: Audi R8 GT thoroughly explained by Emanuele Pirro

    Emanuele Pirro has spent the last 17 years as an Audi works driver, so it's safe to say he knows his way around Quattro-equipped iron. Not only has Pirro had the pleasure of first crack at the latest gems from Audi in that time, he's also had the pleasure of winning three LeMans victories behind ...

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    First Drive: 2012 Audi R8 GT [w/video]

    A Supercar Without The Bad Attitude Regardless of the frequency, our pulse still races every time we fire up a ten-cylinder engine. It's not just the unique sound or the warbled vibration that gets the blood flowing – it's the anticipation. Whether the badge says Gallardo, Viper or M5, a ...

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    Video: Audi R8 GT Spyder promo is sexy, but SFW

    This promo clip for the V10, 5.2-liter, 560-horsepower, 197-mph Audi R8 GT Spyder isn't NSFW, but you'll probably watch it as if it were. While it's playing, you'll forget about everything else on Earth until someone clears their throat behind you and asks, "What is that you're watching?" You'll ...

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    2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder debuts at Le Mans

    The 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder came to Le Mans in full regalia, and our own Drew Phillips was there to catch it in all its topless glory. We got full details on the V10-motivated convertible Audi supercar last week. With 560 horsepower and 398 lb-ft on tap, Audi's new ragtop sprints to 60 in a scant ...

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    Spy Shots: Audi R8 GT Spyder almost ready to scatter toupees across race tracks

    Audi keeps churning out more exciting versions of its two-door supercar, the R8. It began with the R8 V8, went power hungry with the R8 5.2 FSI V10, topless with the R8 V10 Spyder and on a track-focused diet with the R8 GT. Soon, Audi will let loose with the next iteration; the Audi R8 GT ...

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    First Audi R8 GT delivered to customer

    2011 Audi R8 GT – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Audi had no problem selling its entire allocation of R8 GTs after the car debuted at the Paris Auto Show. It shouldn't be a surprise. After all, the GT is Audi's ultimate version of the R8 with a 560-horsepower V10 engine and ...

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    Audi teases hard-core R8 GT Spyder

    It's onwards and upwards at a rapid pace over at Audi, which after releasing pricing and availability for the hard-core R8 GT coupe has now reportedly confirmed plans for an open-top version. Destined to be previewed at Le Mans in June before its proper unveiling at the Frankfurt Motor Show in ...

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    2012 Audi R8 GT to start at $196,800

    Audi has announced that the 90 examples of the 2011 R8 GT slated to come to this country will carry price tags starting at $196,800. The R8 GT packs a version of the 5.2-liter FSI V10, but cranked up to 560 horsepower, mated to Audi's R-Tronic sequential transmission. Backing up the transmission ...

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    Boca Raton Concours scores 'first' sales: Ferrari FF, Benz SLS Roadster, Audi R8 GT, etc. *UPDATE

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    Are you a mega-wealthy car enthusiast that's always eager to be first in line when it comes to supercars? Here's a tip for you: Buy a plane ticket (or fuel up the jet) and head on down to Florida for the Boca Raton Concours ...

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    Report: 2011 Audi R8 GT priced from $198,000

    Paris 2010: Audi R8 GT – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Only 333 will be produced, so if you want a 2011 Audi R8 GT you'd better act fast. In fact, only a third of that number are slated to hit US soil. Audi has announced pricing for the R8 GT, and the limited-production sports ...

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    Paris 2010: 2011 Audi R8 GT is powerful, lightweight gorgeousness

    2011 Audi R8 GT – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In terms of supercar hotness, the Audi R8 is indeed something special. And though we have our disagreements about Audi's R-Tronic manu-matic transmission, the R8 never ceases to impress us with its purely awesome style and ...

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    More Audi R8 GT hotness from Germany

    Audi R8 GT – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you've already had enough of the Audi R8 GT, you've probably found this site by accident and you shouldn't be here. Go away. Now if you're still around, we needn't remind you of the stripped down GT's 560 horsepower 5.2-liter V10 ...

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    Revealed! Audi R8 GT goes on a diet and gets more power

    Audi R8 GT – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Audi dropped a very pleasant surprise on us this afternoon with the long-awaited announcement of the R8 GT. The Audi R8 V10 was already one of our favorite sports cars in the world (sans the R-Tronic transmission) so how could you make ...


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