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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.

Audi R8 4.2 Spyder – Click above for high-res image gallery

A look at the Audi R8 Spyder being built – Click above to watch video after the jump

Audi R8 Spyder commercial – Click above to watch video after the jump

2011 Audi R8 Spyder promo film – Click above to watch video

2011 Audi R8 Spyder - Click above to watch a video after the jump

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 official sketch features a solid engine cover and two curious structures adorned with gills that run up to the rear window. They could line up with an interior element when the roof is down, but it wou

Audi R8 V10 - Click above for a high-res image gallery

Click above for a high-res gallery of the Audi R8