Tag: Audi R8

New Audi R8 LMX Limited Edition Gets Laser Lights As Standard

Audi has announced the the Audi R8 LMX limited edition model which is the most unique R8 for two strong reasons. The very first reason is that the R8 LMX is the most powerful version of this iconic sports car yet, and I know this is quite exciting. Now, the second reason is that it also happens to the be first production car to equip laser high beam lighting as a standard equipment. Audi plans to make only 99 models of the LMX limited edition and will debut the same in the UK at the upcoming Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Interested buyers can get the R8 LMX for £160,025 and upwards, with deliveries expected to begin in autumn. Talking about the specs now, the Audi R8 LMX is based on the V10 plus model and equips the same mid‑mounted, high-revving 10-cylinder engine. The powerful engine puts out 570 PS and



2014 Thruxton Easter Revival Early Birds To Get A Ride In Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin Or Audi

In the late sixties, Thruxton became one of the popular places for racing enthusiasts as F2 race meetings were held on Easter bank holiday. After more than five decades, the Easter meeting returned to Thruxton in 2013 and response was overwhelming. Called Thruxton Easter Revival, the race meeting will be conducted this year as well and is expected to be even bigger. Fans who are planning to buy the tickets for the event would be pleased to know that early ticket purchases could get the buyers a ride in of the six amazing supercars at the race track.

People who buy the Easter Revival tickets between now and April 11 will enter a draw, the winners of which will get a 2-lap ride as a passenger around the fastest circuit in Britain – the Hampshire circuit, in one of the six modern-day supercars. There will be 12 lucky winners for



Audi best 1st and 2nd place victory in GT Class of Rolex 24 at Daytona 2013

Audi has shown an outstanding performance by winning, for the first time here, the first as well as the second place in the Grand Touring(GT) class race at 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona 2013, in Florida. Alex Job Racing with No. 24 Audi R8 GRAND-AM, racing the GT with team comprising of (Filipe Albuquerque, Oliver Jarvis, Edoardo Mortara, and Dion von Moltke), has got the victory for the 1st position and the winning happiness has become double when No. 52 APR Motorsport Audi R8 Grand-AM has secured the second position.

For the third place, AIM Autosport FXDD with team comprising of (Emil Assentato, Anthony Lazzaro, Nick Longhi and Mark Wilkins) has grabbed the third place with No. 69 Ferrari 458. Final Results of 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona 2013 Grand Touring Class Race 1 Albuquerque/Jarvis/von Moltke/Mortara (Audi R8 GRAND-AM) 678 laps 2 Baas/Basseng/Rast/Stippler (Audi R8 GRAND-AM) + 1.476s 3 Assentato/Lazzaro/Longhi/Stanton/Wilkins (Ferrari) + 15.533s



Audi Motorsport at the 51st ROLEX 24 at Daytona International Speedway

Today Audi with the best R8 GRAND-AM qualifying time, will be beginning from the third row, in the 24-hour race at the 51st ROLEX 24 at Daytona International Speedway in Florida on 26th, January 2013 . Filipe Albuquerque from the Audi customer teams is the fastest 6th driver among the top qualifier, who will be beginning from the third row, the 24-hour race in ROLEX 24 at Daytona in Florida. Filipe after good practice rounds on Thursday and tuned the Audi R8 GRAND-AM to a optimum level, drove a exceptional quickest lap in Florida and qualified the GT race by taking 6th grid position with the team mate Alex Job with a time of 1 minute 48.282 seconds and managed the 3rd best brand position in the qualifying GT race from 8 manufactures.

On the other hand, from Audi other drivers list, René Rast claimed the 2nd best time as an Audi driver by driving Audi R8 GRAND-AM  and got the 11th grid position by taking a time of 1 minute



2014 Audi R8 and Audi RS 5 Cabriolet -debut at the NAIAS 2013

The Audi of U.S. has just announced that they are all set with the debut launch of their most innovative and technically advanced models – the 2014 Audi R8 model line and new Audi RS 5 Cabriolet at the North American International Auto Show 2013 in DETROIT on January. Audi has done excellent work in the area of performance and efficiency and in a statement by the President of Audi of America, he said – “We know that driving enthusiasts are excited to have these cars come to our shores, but they will be even more thrilled to know this is just the beginning.”.

To justified it, Audi are coming with the new 2014 Audi R8 which has the new S tronic® double-clutch transmission to deliver more on performance and efficiency. The new 2014 Audi RS 5 Cabriolet which will be now available for U.S. public, has the option of open



Audi R8 China Edition

Audi says – “They have a defined motto which based on winning through quantity”.  But it’s a small quantity as creating the rare Audi R8 China Edition as it requires more time and effort to make it glow in their customer hands. The limited edition Audi R8 for China has only 80 such cars. At the very first sight people are attracted towards its LED headlight, ultra-light high strength carbon fiber, 19″ wheel hubs in 5 twin-spoke “Y” design and the spoiler in carbon matt and so exclusive colors.

They just go crazy to drive it. Nobody can deny the fact that jealousy is a kind of deep adoration. There are two exclusive colors of Audi R8 China Edition, Malibu blue body with Suzuka grey side blades or Suzuka body with Malibu blue side blades. The unique style of the R8 China Edition is due to its great color combinations. The exclusive



2013 Audi R8 Spyder and Coupe Variants Prices and Photos

The 2013 Audi R8 has presented three powerhouse and efficient Engines, one model is Audi R8 V8 4.2 Liter, second model is Audi R8 V10 5.2 Liter and the top model is Audi R8 V10 plus, which are naturally powerful but efficient, compact and lightweight incorporated with advanced technology of new 7-speed S tronic. 2013 Audi R8 4.2 FSI V8 Engine Configuration and Performance : The 4.2 Liter Engine is capable of generating a horsepower of 430 i.e. 316 kW at 7900 RPM with a torque of 317.15 lb-feet i.e.

430 Nm in the range of 4500 to 6000 RPM. The 4163 CC displacement engine can make Audi R8 V8 Spyder sprint from 0 to 100 kilometers/hour i.e. 62.14 miles/hour in 4.5 seconds for automatic and 4.8 seconds for manual transmission while touching a top speed of 300 kilometer/hour i.e. 186.41 miles/hour. On the other hand the Audi R8 V8 Coupe