Audi R8 Competition Announced

Audi R8 Competition Audi this week announced plans to release the latest iteration of the R8, specifically focused at the driving enthusiast – the R8 Competition.

282897_34_Heck_IIThe high-performance R8 competition features a 570hp 5.2L V10 mated exclusively to a seven-speed S tronic and a sport exhaust system with black high-gloss tailpipes. This combination results in a 0-60 mph time of 3.2 seconds and a top speed of 199 mph, making it the fastest R8 ever offered.

282920_interior“The limited-edition Audi R8 competition is the closest road car to our R8 LMS ultra race car that has won virtually every race around the world,” said Scott Keogh, President, Audi of America. “It is designed for the driving enthusiast and we’re excited to bring 60 units as a limited-edition to the U.S.”

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Audi R8 V10 Plus

Also known as “how a real engine should sound”. Turn up the volume for this one

Audi R8 Carbon Fibre

There is nothing I do not love about this car. Looks like the perfect Colorado car to me 😎 (via)

In other news, apologies for the lack of posts. The starting of a new company, combined with lots of work related travel have meant little spare time. Seeing a little light at the end of the tunnel, so if it isn’t a train coming towards me, I may be posting a little more frequently in the upcoming weeks.