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New Audi R8 Could Have Both Plug-In Hybrid And All-Electric Options

It’s a well-known fact that the second-generation Audi R8 due out next year will eventually feature an all-electric model, but now the R&D chief for the brand with the four rings has confirmed that the car could also come as a plug-in hybrid. Audi plans to dramatically increase the number... read more

October 8, 2014 by 
 
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2015 Audi R8 Gets Minor Updates Ahead Of New Model’s Arrival

Audi is set to introduce a redesigned R8 supercar for the 2016 model year, so that means the current model, first revealed all the way back in 2006, will soldier on for one... read more July 3, 2014 by 


 
2016 Audi R8 spy shots

2016 Audi R8 Spy Shots (With Interior)

You’re looking at the latest spy shots of a prototype for the second-generation Audi R8. The car has been developed alongside the new Lamborghini Huracán LP... read more June 27, 2014 by 


 
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#GiveAShift: The 7 Best Manual Transmissions You Can Drive

Every single day, a sportscar gets overlooked. Abandoned. Rejected. It’s fast, it’s beautiful…but it has a stick shift. Automatics, CVTs... read more June 24, 2014 by 


 
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Audi R8 LMX Lights Up At Le Mans: Mega Gallery And Video

Audi's new R8 LMX supercar was shown for the first time in public at the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans this past weekend. The car was shown prior to the race, and on hand to... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
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Audi R8 LMX: World’s First Standard Laser Headlights, Performance Upgrades

Will the real first laser headlights please stand up? BMW claimed to have the world’s first production car laser headlights with the i8. Now Audi is claiming to have... read more May 9, 2014 by 


 
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Next-Gen Audi R8 LMS Race Car Starts Testing: Video

Audi is working on a second generation of its R8 supercar, and that means a new version of the R8 LMS ultra race car is also due. Here is a video that depicts what’s... read more May 2, 2014 by 


 
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Ride 'Round Long Beach In An Audi R8 Ultra With Mike Skeen: Video

It would be an amazing experience to run a Pirelli World Challenge car at Long Beach. Heck, we'd be down to run a street car around Long Beach (and your author was fortunate... read more April 22, 2014 by 


 
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Five Teams To Field Audi R8 LMS ultras In 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Five teams will contest this year’s Nürburgring 24 Hours using the R8 LMS ultra race car, including the factory-backed teams Phoenix Racing and Audi Race... read more April 4, 2014 by 


 
2016 Audi R8 spy shots

2016 Audi R8 Spy Video

A prototype for the second generation of Audi’s R8 supercar recently took to Germany’s Nürburgring, and we have an exclusive video of it. As the prototype... read more April 1, 2014 by 


 
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Audi Says The R8 e-tron Is Now Capable Of 280 Miles Range, Confirms Production

Last December, reports that Audi had decided to put the once-canceled R8 e-tron electric sports car back in the production pipeline first surfaced. The reason? Improved... read more March 11, 2014 by 


 
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Felix Baumgartner To Race Audi R8 In Nürburgring 24 Hours

Austrian Daredevil Felix Baumgartner, the man who famously jumped from a height of 24 miles in 2012’s Red Bull Stratos mission, has been confirmed to drive an Audi R8... read more March 7, 2014 by 


 
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Next Audi R8 May Offer Downsized Turbo Engine

With Lamborghini’s new Huracán out in the open, attention now turns to its Volkswagen Group platform-mate, the next-generation Audi R8. Expected to launch in... read more March 7, 2014 by 


 
2014 Audi R8 V-10

Audi R8 V10 Named Official Safety Car Of Daytona

The Audi R8 V10 has been named official safety car of the Rolex 24 at Daytona for the second year in a row. It will lead the field for the debut race of the new TUDOR United... read more January 23, 2014 by 


 
GMG Racing Audi R8 LMS GTD livery for the 2014 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona

Daytona 24-Hour Audi R8 LMS GTD Driver Lineups, Liveries Revealed

The 2014 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona is coming up sooner than you'd think, and with it, the merged American Le Mans Series and Grand Am racing now known as the TUDOR United... read more January 2, 2014 by 


 
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The Price Is Right Contestant Wins Audi R8 Spyder

The Price Is Right seems like it would be a fun show to attend. It would be more fun, of course, to be picked and even better to wind up on stage alongside host Drew Carey... read more December 30, 2013 by 


 
 

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