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2010 Audi R8 V-10

Lessons From The Track In An Audi R8 V10

A driving instructor's voice crackles over the walkie-talkie wedged between the passenger seat and center console: "Silver car -- slow down, you're off your line, missing turn-in points right and left. Take it easy and let the speed come to you." I wondered whether that admonition was directed at... read more

February 26, 2010 by 
Audi R8 in Iron Man

Audi To Underwrite Iron Man 2 (Ferrous Boogaloo)

Every celeb worth her yoga mat is driving an Audi these days, so this bit of news should come as no surprise: today at the 2010 Detroit Auto Show, Audi's VP of marketing... read more January 11, 2010 by 

Walter De'Silva's Secret 1999 Bugatti Concept

Walter De'Silva's 'Secret' 1999 Bugatti Concept

Walter de'Silva is a powerhouse of modern automotive design. With cars like the Audi R8, TT and A5 among the many to his credit, his exteriors have a way of capturing the... read more January 5, 2010 by 

Audi R8 skewered on guard rail

Audi R8 Impaled On Guardrail, Driver Survives

Putting a shiny new Audi R8 into the guardrail is about the worst thing an owner could imagine right? Wrong. Try skewering that shiny new R8 onto the guardrail. That's what... read more December 18, 2009 by 

2011 Audi R8 Spyder

Los Angeles Auto Show: The 2010 Audi R8 Will Only Make You Feel Bad About Yourself

In most of the teaser footage for the new convertible Audi R8, the Audi PR department has been showing off photos of its ragtop supercar in a rather peculiar shade of 1970's... read more December 5, 2009 by 

2011 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 FSI V-10 Los Angeles 2009

Gallery: 2011 Audi R8 Spyder and e-Tron Live From Los Angeles

Audi's R8 Spyder and the e-Tron concept car both debuted at Frankfurt in September, but that's no reason to pass up another chance to see them live, especially when they're... read more December 4, 2009 by 

Audi R8 Crashes Into BMW 6-Series And Range Rover

Audi R8 Crashes Into BMW 6-Series And Range Rover

This past week has seen a couple of high-profile crashes reported on Motor Authority, with a Bugatti Veyron and new Ferrari California both ending up worse for wear due to... read more November 20, 2009 by 

2010 Audi R8 V-10

Video: Audi R8 Sportscar Experience At Infineon Raceway

There are many ways to experience a sports car, but ask any hardcore enthusiast or even the carmaker's own engineers and you'll quickly learn that hot laps on a race track is... read more October 19, 2009 by 

2009 Audi R8 E-Tron Concept

2009 Audi R8 e-tron Concept Official Details

Audi’s electric R8 has been revealed and its name is E-Tron. Set to go head-to-head with similar ecological concepts from closest rivals BMW and Mercedes-Benz, the new... read more September 15, 2009 by 

2011 Audi R8 Spyder

2011 Audi R8 Spyder Preview

Audi currently sells two versions of its R8 supercar, the original 4.2-liter V-8 model and the recently revealed 5.2-liter V-10 version, but there are two more versions in... read more September 14, 2009 by 

2010 Audi R8 V10

Audi announces U.S. pricing for 2010 R8, including R8 V10

Audi's R8 - often referred to as a detuned Gallardo - recently got a step closer to its Lamborghini cousin with the addition of a 5.2L V10 engine, and today Audi has released... read more July 23, 2009 by 

Idries Noah BMW M Concept

Idries Noah envisages BMW’s rival for the Audi R8 with new M Concept

Audi has the R8, Mercedes-Benz has the McLaren SLR and soon the new SLS, while Lexus is working on its own V10-powered LF-A supercar - so where exactly does this leave BMW in... read more June 16, 2009 by 

Audi R8 V12 TDI

Audi Abandons Plans For R8 V12 TDI

When Audi's R8 V12 TDI made its debut at the 2008 Detroit Motor Show, the world stood in awe of the sheer beauty of the idea: a fuel-efficient, torquey and potent diesel... read more May 6, 2009 by 

PPI Razor GTR Audi R8 live

PPI unveils Razor GTR Audi R8 at Top Marques Monaco

Following the unveiling of the original ‘Razor’ Audi R8 at the Essen Motor Show last year, German tuning firm PPI Automotive Design GmbH has unveiled an even more... read more May 4, 2009 by 

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Audi teams readying R8 LMS to take on 24 hours of the Nurburgring

Audi's R8 took the consumer world by storm when it was released and since the debut of the R8 LMS, the success has continued, taking a podium spot at its first race, the... read more April 21, 2009 by 

560hp MTM Audi R8

MTM’s new Audi R8 leaves onlookers green with envy

Audi’s R8 already delivers stunning performance in standard guise, coming close to rivalling the cars from Ferrari and Lamborghini, but with a little help from... read more April 10, 2009 by 


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