Audi R8Book Test Drive
Meet the new R8 Faster. Sharper. More defined.
Fuel consumption combined *: 13.3l/100km - 13.1l/100km
CO₂ emissions combined *: 301g/km - 298g/km
Born on the track, built for the road. The new Audi R8 features a number of performance and styling updates. From more power and torque for the naturally-aspirated V10 engines to the striking design details, the Audi R8’s road presence is more defined than ever.
V10 engine: the beating heart of the R8
It’s the familiar growl you love, but with extra bite. With 570HP, the roar of the new R8 is unmistakable.
The Audi virtual cockpit: keep the essentials in view
Engine start-up, exhaust sound, driving dynamics and gear changes can all be controlled from the buttons on the R8 performance steering wheel. A range of innovative technologies come as standard in the new R8 including MMI Navigation plus with Audi connect, Audi Drive Select, which lets you customise the drive to suit you, and the fully customisable Audi Virtual Cockpit, which replaces the traditional instrument cluster with a high-resolution 12.3” LCD screen.
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R8 Coupé V10 performance
Fuel consumption combined *: 13.2l/100km
CO₂ emissions combined *: 299g/km
Audi has racing in its genes and the R8 Coupé V10 performance quattro has plenty of this genetic material. You can see this from every angle: from the powerful air intakes next to the wide Singleframe grille at the front, through the sharp-edged side lines, through to the raised diffuser at the rear. This 620HP Coupé marks the exact transition between the race track and the road.
Fuel consumption combined *: 13.4l/100km - 13.3l/100km
CO₂ emissions combined *: 304g/km - 301g/km
Born on the track, built for the road. The new Audi R8 Spyder features a number of performance and styling updates. From more power and torque to the striking design details, the R8 Spyder's road presence is more defined than ever.
R8 Spyder V10 performance
Fuel consumption combined *: 13.4l/100km
CO₂ emissions combined*: 304g/km
The Audi R8 Spyder V10 performance quattro marks the end of the road and the beginning of the race track.