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Digital center stack of Audi R8 e-tron prototype - Image courtesy of Plug-In Cars

Audi R8 e-tron To Get Model S-Style Digital Center Stack?

UPDATE: It turns out this is the separate F12 e Sport prototype, which Audi researchers have been using to develop a modular electric car platform. It is not the production R8 e-tron. Audi has already told us about the motorsport-inspired digital rear view mirror it plans to install in its upcoming... read more

September 24, 2012 by 
 
2013 Audi R8 e-tron with 8:09.099 Nürburgring lap time

First Video Of Audi R8 e-tron Setting Nürburgring Record

Back in June Audi set the fastest lap time of the Nürburgring-Nordschleife for a produced-based electric car using its upcoming R8 e-tron. The final time for the... read more August 7, 2012 by 


 
2013 Audi R8 Spyder

2014 Audi R8 Video Preview

We've already seen the photos and specs of the new 2014 Audi R8. While changes to details are minor, the refresh keeps the best of the car's style while adding tasteful... read more July 25, 2012 by 


 
2013 Audi R8 V10 plus

2014 Audi R8 Preview

Following an early reveal late last night, Audi has now released the full images and details for its updated R8 supercar, which sails into showrooms early next year. The big... read more July 25, 2012 by 


 
2013 Audi R8 e-tron that crashed at the Nürburgring in July 2012

2013 Audi R8 e-tron Crashes Into Barrier At The Nürburgring

Just a few weeks after setting a new record for the fastest lap of the Nürburgring in a production-destined electric car, Audi’s R8 e-tron has run into a little... read more July 20, 2012 by 


 
2013 Audi R8 e-tron with 8:09.099 Nürburgring lap time

Audi R8 e-tron Is The Fastest Production EV Around The ‘Ring

It may not be the fastest electric car around the Nürburgring-Nordschleife, but Audi’s R8 e-tron electric sports car, which goes on sale later this year, has set... read more June 29, 2012 by 


 
Audi R8 fire subdued by firefighters on Toronto highway

Audi R8 Burns To The Ground In Toronto: Video

An Audi R8 being driven westbound on the Gardiner Expressway in Toronto late on Monday somehow caught on fire, with the flames eventually engulfing most of the exotic sports... read more June 27, 2012 by 


 
2013 Audi R8 e-tron test mule spy shots

2013 Audi R8 e-tron Spy Video

Audi’s first e-tron electric car, the high-performance R8 e-tron, is in the final stages of development ahead of its sales debut towards the end of the year. Here we... read more June 7, 2012 by 


 
2013 Audi R8 facelift spy shots

2013 Audi R8 Spy Shots

We've previously shown you spy shots of Audi's planned facelift for the 2013 R8, including in the Spyder bodystyle, but these latest shots show the car virtually undisguised... read more May 23, 2012 by 


 
Audi Sport Team Phoenix and its winning R8 LMS ultra at the 2012 Nürburgring 24 Hours

One-Two Finish For Audi At 2012 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Despite the somewhat erratic weather that plagued this past weekend’s Nürburgring 24 Hours, a pair of Audi R8 LMS ultra GT3 race cars managed to secure a one-two... read more May 21, 2012 by 


 
2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Convertible

2013 Shelby GT500, Next-Gen WRX, Lexus HS 250h Dead: Today's Car News

Subaru unveiled the Advanced Tourer Concept at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show last December, and we all thought it was previewing the next-generation Legacy and Outback. Motor... read more May 18, 2012 by 


 
Audi R8 alleged to be involved in a hit-and-run case - Image courtesy Nieuwsblad

Another Audi R8 Hit-And-Run, This Time In Belgium

Earlier this month the driver of an Audi R8 was caught on video crashing into a Lada at high speed before driving off without even checking to see if the occupants of the... read more May 18, 2012 by 


 
Audi R8 drifting for Facebook fan appreciation video

Audi R8 Drifting Behind The Scenes: Video

Celebrating Facebook fan milestones with videos of cars doing cool stuff has become a bit of a meme with carmakers of late, and we're not going to argue with it. Burning... read more May 14, 2012 by 


 
Screencap from video showing Audi R8 hit-and-run

Audi R8 Flips Lada In Crash Before Speeding Off: Video

Video footage taken at a busy intersection in Russia shows a frightening accident involving a speeding Audi R8 driver who crashes into another vehicle and speeds off, even... read more May 6, 2012 by 


 
2013 Audi R8 Spyder facelift spy shots

2013 Audi R8 Spyder Spy Shots

Audi hasn’t kept its planned update of the R8 supercar much of a secret, even releasing a video with a glimpse of the new car during the R8’s fifth birthday... read more April 4, 2012 by 


 
The 2012 Audi R8 V10.

Want An Audi R8? Audi Brings Back Twitter Campaign: Video

Last year, Audi kicked off an innovative campaign to draw attention to its flagship R8 sports car. When an Audi fan in Washington, D.C. tweeted with a hashtag of #WantAnR8... read more March 20, 2012 by 


 
 

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