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2017 Audi R8 2017

The Audi R8 came about as a production version of the Le Mans Quattro concept car.

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DESCRIPTION
  • Year 2017
  • Make Audi
  • Model R8
  • Body Style Convertible
  • Condition New
  • Mileage 30000
  • Transmission Automatic with Tiptronic
  • Drivetrain 4WD
  • Engine Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/121
  • Fuel Type Gasoline
  • Fuel Economy 23
  • Trim AWD R-Sport
  • Exterior Color Red
  • Interior Color Black
  • Stock Number 00M630854
  • VIN Number 2GHGHSDGHSD645

Fuel Economy Rating

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The Audi R8 came about as a production version of the Le Mans Quattro concept car. The name itself references Audi's R8 race car that won several 24 Hours of Le Mans races and encompasses the brand's 70-plus years of racing history. Performance from the R8 road car starts with a stiff and lightweight all-aluminum space frame chassis. Much of it is similar to the space frame used for the Lamborghini Gallardo. The R8 is advanced in other areas as well, with a direct-injected V8 or V10 engine with dry-sump lubrication, two-mode active dampers and, of course, all-wheel drive.

The car is exclusively designed, developed, and manufactured by Audi AG's high performance private subsidiary company, Audi Sport GmbH (formerly quattro GmbH), and is based on the Lamborghini Gallardo platform.The fundamental construction of the R8 is based on the Audi Space Frame, and uses an aluminium monocoque which is built using space frame principles. The car is built by quattro GmbH in a newly renovated factory at Audi's 'aluminium site' at Neckarsulm in Germany.

  • 1st and 2nd row curtain head airbags
  • 2nd and 3rd row head airbags
  • Anti-theft alarm system
  • Automatic equalizer
  • Navigation system
  • Primary monitor touchscreen
  • Wireless phone connectivity
Engine
Layout / number of cylinders6
Displacement3.4 l
Engine LayoutMid-engine
Horespower315 hp
@ rpm6,700 rpm
Torque266 lb.-ft.
Compression ratio12.5 : 1
Performance
Top Track Speed173 mph
0 - 60 mph4.8 s
Transmission
Manual Gearbox6-speed with dual-mass flywheel and self-adjusting clutch
Fuel consumption
City (estimate)20
Highway (estimate)28
Body
Length172.2 in.
Width70.9 in.
Height50.4 in.
Wheelbase97.4 in.
Maximum payload739 lbs
Curb weight2910 lbs
Capacities
Luggage compartment volume5.3 cu. ft. (front) / 4.6 cu. ft. (rear)
Fuel Tank Capacity16.9 gal.

The R8 V8 features a 4.2-liter V8 making 430 horsepower and 317 pound-feet of torque. The R8 V10 gets a 5.2-liter V10 with 525 hp and 391 lb-ft of torque. The top-dog R8 V10 Plus coupe packs an even more powerful 5.0-liter V10 good for 550 hp and 398 lb-ft. All-wheel drive and a six-speed manual transmission with a gated metal shifter is standard, while a seven-speed dual-clutch automated manual (S tronic) with paddle shifters is optional. All are very quick, with 0-60 times ranging from just 3.4 to 4.5 seconds.

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