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Audi R8 V10 RWS Comes to UK

After years of building its performance car credentials around its “quattro” four-wheel drive brand, Audi’s new rear wheel drive only R8 is set to hit UK roads this March. The latest version of the V10 super sports car makes history as the first ever rear-driven series production Audi model. Priced …

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Audi Launches Limited Edition R8 V10 RWS at Frankfurt

Audi Sport is extending its R8 model series to include new derivatives with rear-wheel drive. Limited to 999 units worldwide, and available to order in the UK from Friday September 15 priced from £110,000 OTR, the Audi R8 V10 RWS and R8 Spyder V10 RWS will be exclusively rear-driven and …

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R8 and TT-RS Performance Parts announced by Audi

Audi R8 and Audi TT-RS Performance parts

Audi has announced a range of dealer retrofit performance parts for the Audi R8 and TT-RS models. Due to be launched in Germany later this summer, it is unclear whether they will come to UK dealers. The Audi Sport Performance Parts cover four areas to date: suspension, exhaust system, exterior …

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Audi Q8 Sport Concept and R8 Spyder V10 Plus to debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Audi Q8

The all-new, 610PS Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus will be making its world public debut at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed and the stunning Q8 sport concept SUV will also be sharing the stage for its very first UK appearance ahead of the arrival of full series production versions …

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Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus ready to order

Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus Micrommata green

The new Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus from Audi Sport is the fastest production convertible the brand has ever made. Its uprated 610 PS V10 engine powers the quattro permanent all-wheel drive car from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.3 seconds – 0.3 seconds faster than the “ordinary” 540PS V10– and …

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More Audis than ever to line up at Nürburgring 24-hour race

Audi R8 LMS cars in 24h Nürburgring 2017

More Audis than ever will line up at the Nürburgring 24-hour race running 25-28 May. Six Audi R8 LMS, including four factory-backed models, will line up in the GT3 class. The latest customer sport project, the Audi R8 LMS GT4, will also make its race debut for the purpose of testing. …

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Audi R8 Coupe Audi Sport Edition Launched

Audi R8 Coupe Audi Sport Special Edition 2018

Announced ahead of the New York International Auto Show, the new Audi Sport Edition of the R8 Coupe comes with silver, red and black details and will be limited to just 200 examples. You can order yours from May, says Audi, and expect delivery in late Summer 2017. In addition …

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Audi Launches R8 LMS GT4

Audi's new R8 LMS GT4 race car

Audi has launched the Audi R8 LMS GT4 ahead of its showing at the New York International Auto Show, the latest model in Audi Sport’s customer racing programme. The Audi R8 LMS GT4 has directly been derived from the road-approved Audi R8 Coupé V10, is powerful and offers a high level …

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Audi R8 First to Offer Personalised Paint Etching

Audi has developed a process for the partial matting of painted surfaces. A special powder roughens the clear lacquer on the surface to a depth of a few thousandths of a millimetre so that individual markings become visible. Audi is using the process under its exclusive programme to offer personalised design …

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Audi Sets New UK and International Sales Records for 2016

Audi enjoyed record-breaking UK sales success in 2016, completing a total of 177,566 deliveries by year-end, thus improving on its 2015 full year performance by 6.4 per cent. Total UK market share at the end of 2016 for the brand also rose by 0.3 per cent to 6.6 per cent. …

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