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Audi R8 safety car drifts in rain at 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Watch the Audi R8 safety car drift at Le Mans

During a rainy practice session ahead of this weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans, an Audi R8 safety car dramatically sped around the track but was caught on camera in the midst of an epic, apparently unintentional, drift. The R8 was said to be piloted by Yannick Dalmas, a four-time Le Mans champion, but... read more

June 17, 2016 by
 
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda MX-5 named 2016 World Car of the Year, Audi R8 snags Performance title

Mazda’s MX-5 Miata is the hot ticket right now. Following yesterday’s debut of the awesome RF version, the regular model, on sale since last year, has just been... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
Audi R8 Spyder, 2016 New York Auto Show

Audi R8 Spyder swoops into New York Auto Show: Live photos and video

The open-top version of Audi’s second-generation R8 supercar made a surprise showing this week at the 2016 New York Auto Show. Like the coupe, the open-top R8... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Audi R8 Spyder Via cars_in_namibia

2017 Audi R8 Spyder Spied Sans Disguise

We've spied the second-generation Audi R8 Spyder quite a few times now, but to date the prototypes have always been heavily camouflaged. Thanks to Instagram user... read more February 24, 2016 by


 
Alleged Audi product roadmap - Image via Autobahn.eu

Alleged Audi product roadmap reveals 2018 launch for R8 V6

An alleged product roadmap for Audi has surfaced and possibly reveals some of the automaker’s major product launches for calendar years 2017 and 2018. Importantly the... read more February 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Audi R8 Super Bowl 50 spot

New R8 Stars In Audi's Super Bowl 50 Spot: Video

Audi has had mixed results with its Super Bowl spots over the years—we’re still trying to forget last year’s Doberhuahua shocker—but this year the... read more February 3, 2016 by


 
2017 Audi R8

2017 Audi R8 Priced From $164,150: Video

It’s been almost a year since we first saw the new Audi R8 at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, but now the car is finally approaching its showroom debut and we have the... read more January 21, 2016 by


 
2017 Audi R8 at Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno Drives The 2017 Audi R8: Video

Audi’s second-generation R8 has just gone sale in the United States and one of the first guys behind the wheel, as usual, is Jay Leno. The comedian has a soft spot for... read more January 13, 2016 by


 
Hoffmann & Novague R200 track video

Audi R8 Turned Into A Skoda Hits The Track: Video

Remember the Audi R8 that Czech prototype and low-volume manufacturer Hoffmann & Novague turned into a retro take on the Skoda 130 RS rally car of the 1980s? Well, just... read more December 8, 2015 by


 
2017 Audi R8 Spyder spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2017 Audi R8 Spyder Spy Shots

These are our latest spy shots of the second-generation R8 Spyder from Audi. The coupe made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show back in March and we suspect the convertible... read more November 18, 2015 by


 
Underground Racing Audi R8

2,100-Horsepower Audi R8 Is Latest King Of The Street: Video

The King of the Street Texas Invitational brings amazingly powerful vehicles out of the woodwork. The goal is straight-line speed, and the cars need four-figure horsepower to... read more October 20, 2015 by


 
Audi R8 GT Spyder lines up against a Koenigsegg One:1

Watch What A Koenigsegg One:1 Does To An Audi R8: Video

If you’ve ever wanted to know just how superior the real-world performance of a hypercar is compared to a supercar, then this video depicting a match-up between the... read more October 1, 2015 by


 
2016 Audi R8 LMS race car and 2017 R8

2016 Audi R8 LMS GT3 Race Car Ready For Order

After a successful trial run during various events this year, including an impressive win in the grueling Nürburgring 24 Hours, Audi’s second-generation R8 LMS... read more September 10, 2015 by


 
A Semi-Terrifying Night Lap in the 2017 Audi R8

A Semi-Terrifying Night Lap In The 2017 Audi R8

As part of the 2017 R8 press launch in Portimao, Portugal, last week, Audi invited journalists to drive its updated supercar at night on the Algarve International Circuit... read more July 13, 2015 by


 
2017 Audi R8

2017 Audi R8 first drive review

“The R8 is born at Le Mans.” So said “Mr. Le Mans,” now-retired race driver and nine-time 24 Hours of Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen in a promotional... read more July 13, 2015 by


 
2017 Audi R8

Audi To Forgo V-8 In Second-Gen R8 In Favor Of New Five-Cylinder?

With its second-generation R8, Audi has launched the car with a V-10 engine as the standard option and is offering a battery-powered electric e-tron model as an alternative... read more June 12, 2015 by


 
 

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