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Stay in the house from the Audi R8 Emmy ad

And drive an Audi R8 V10 in the desert

We go way too far into analyzing the ad.

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Watch the Le Mans Audi R8 safety car drift during red flag

This is why you hire a four-time Le Mans winner to drive the safety car.

Yannick Dalmas launched his Audi R8 safety car sideways yesterday while patrolling the soggy Circuit de la Sarthe during a 24 Hours of Le Mans red flag.

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This Audi R8 V10 sounds great with a Capristo exhaust

Snap, crackle and pop.

The aftermarket exhaust system gives the R8 V10 some extra F1 finesse.

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Audi goes out of this world to sell R8 at the Super Bowl

Audi's Super Bowl ad puts a former astronaut into the new R8 V10 Plus to relive the joy of blasting off. The David Bowie soundtrack is a great choice, too.

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2017 Audi R8 starts at $164,150 [w/video]

Upgraded V10 Plus Priced At $191,150

Audi's new all-automatic, V10-only R8 lineup has been priced. The new base model's price is unchanged from its predecessor, but the V10 Plus is up $7,400.

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The Audi R8 doesn't need turbos to visit Jay Leno's Garage

In a segment where everything's going turbocharged, the Audi R8 V10 Plus is a rare holdout for natural aspiration. Check it out on the latest episode of Jay Leno's Garage.

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This gold wrapped R8 is how Audi celebrates an award

To celebrate winning the Golden Steering Wheel award from Auto Bild, Audi is displaying this gold-chrome R8 V10 Plus at the Forum adjacent to the factory where it's built.

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Audi reveals all-new R8 ahead of Geneva debut

Behold the all-new, second-generation Audi R8, revealed ahead of its Geneva debut with an updated V10 in two states of tune and so, so much more.

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Auto Express gets close-up look at the 2016 Audi R8

Auto Express went to the Ascari circuit in Spain to check out the new Audi R8. The big news is that it won't come with a V8 at launch, only with a 5.2-liter V10 that puts out either 540 horsepower or 610 hp. But apparently, it does still have sideblades.

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Next Audi R8 to be up to 130 pounds lighter

"Simplify and add lightness," as Lotus founder Colin Chapman said. In a world where even supercars are subject to environmental, efficiency and emissions standards, lighter vehicles are being looked on as a sort of panacea - make it lighter, and it's automatically faster, more agile, easier to brake and better on gas.

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Watch the World's Greatest Drag race run without music, just engines

Perhaps you've already watched the World's Greatest Drag Race 3, and after doing so wished the background music and narrator Angus Mackenzie (and his hat) would disappear and let you enjoy the sound of 12 high-performance engines uncorked at the same time for a quarter mile. Well, the people at Motor Trend have granted your wish and published an unplugged version of the drag race. And th

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2014 Nissan GT-R Track Pack squares off against Audi R8 V10 Plus

The team over at Motor Trend has pitted the new Audi R8 V10 Plus against the Nissan GT-R. While both of the bright red all-wheel-drive supercars are comparably matched in power output, the similarities end there. Audi offers a mid-engine aluminum coupe with a naturally aspirated V10 that spits out 550 horsepower. Nissan shows up with a more tradition

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2014 Audi R8 officially on sale, starting at $114,900*

After skipping the 2013 model year, the Audi R8 is back for 2014 with a new look, added performance and a slightly higher starting price. In V8 coupe form, the 2014 R8 starts at $114,900 (*not including $1,250 for destination and a $3,000 gas-guzzler tax), but looking at that price, which has risen just $5,900 since the performance coupe first debuted in the US for 2008, inflation doesn't seem to have hit the R8 as hard as some other sports coupes

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Audi R8 V10 Plus takes on Ducati Diavel in straight line

The classic car-versus-motorcycle comparison is put to the test as Autocar pits a 2013 Audi R8 V10 against the Ducati Diavel in a run from 0-150-0 miles per hour. While you might expect the 162-horsepower Ducati weighing just 515 pounds to blow away the 542-horse, 3,500-pound Audi, this p