Audi R8 Spyder
Fall is a great time for convertibles.
Audi is bringing the new R8 Spyder to the Big Apple, offering up the same visual upgrades and a standard 5.2-liter V10 engine.
This Audi R8 Spyder was seen completely uncovered somewhere in Europe, sporting a V10 and what looks like Vegas Yellow paint.
Last year, we reported that Audi was exploring other engines for the R8. This report may confirm the V6 is coming, along with other interesting tidbits.
Audi has been spotted testing the Spyder version of the all-new R8 supercar around the Nurburgring.
A 19-year-old in the UK is smarting after the possibility that his prolific social media use may be at the heart of four family-owned supercars going up in flames in barely a week. Aleem Iqbal has thousands of followers on Twitter and Instagram paying attention to his frequent posts about the high-priced cars he's driving. He's even been featured on the Tumblr page Rich Kids of Instagram. It appears that some people might not be so smitten with him, though.
Of course, we love to tune into The Price Is Right to see average Americans spin the big wheel, play a round of Plinko or Cliff Hangers, and participate in the gladiatorial Showcase Showdown. But there is one reason, and one reason alone that the daytime game show has captivated us since its inception in 1972... 'A new car!!!'
At first glance, pitting the Porsche Boxster Spyder against the Audi R8 Spyder is a bit like throwing a trout in a five-gallon bucket with a piranha. After all, the big Audi boasts over 100 horsepower more than the baby Porsche. Throw in the fact that the R8 puts its power to the ground through all four wheels while the Boxster Spyder is left to manage with just two, and the fight looks even more bleak for Stuttgart's finest. Still, the Audi R8 Spyder isn't a lightweight by any stretch of the im
The Smoking Tire's Matt Farah spends some time with the 710 hp Stasis R8 – Click above to watch video after the jump
Audi R8 Spyder – Click above for high-res image gallery
Fifth Gear compares the Audi R8 V10 against the Porsche 911 Turbo - Follow the jump to watch the video
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
Audi R8 Spyder in Iron Man 2 – Click above to watch video after the jump