Audi R8 Highlights
The new Audi R8 is jaw-dropping beauty paired with exhilarating power.
- Feel the power of the R8 V10 performance engine that takes you to 60 mph in only 3.2 seconds
- Stay connected with smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
- Choose how you drive with the Audi drive-select system
- Turn heads with race-car-inspired design, like the fixed carbon-fiber rear spoiler
- Sit back and relax in the heated sport seats that provide comfort and support
- $169,900* Starting MSRP
- 602 Horsepower
- 2 Seats
The new Audi R8’s sports-car heritage is on full display from the moment you set eyes upon it. This legendary vehicle’s silhouette is unmistakable with its flowing roofline, wide stance, and prominent side air intakes. Wherever the road takes you, all eyes will be on you.
Sports Car DNA
The new Audi R8 is art in motion. Audi crafted this luxury coupe to turn heads with its flowing roofline, chiseled body, and available fixed carbon-fiber rear spoiler. Up front you’ll find the Singleframe® grille sitting low and wide, enhancing the R8’s sporty vibes.
Sport Exhaust System
Audi offers the new R8 with a sport exhaust system with black exhaust tips that enhance the overall sports car aesthetic. Plus, they give vehicles traveling behind you something fun to look at.
Illuminate the Way
Light the night with the new Audi R8’s full-LED headlights that cast light farther than traditional bulbs. The LED motif continues in the rear where you’ll find LED taillights with dynamic turn signals that broadcast your movements to vehicles behind you.
Up Your Curb Appeal
Even at a standstill, the new Audi R8 is guaranteed to turn heads. Take the R8’s curb appeal to the next level with the available 20-inch 10-spoke Y-design forged alloy wheels in a silver finish.
Eye-Catching Color Palette
With the new Audi R8’s wide color palette, it’s impossible to fade into the background. Choose from a plethora of eye-catching colors, including Tango Red and Ascari Blue. Audi even offers certain colors in a matte finish.
Strap yourself in and race to the front of the pack in the new Audi R8. The R8’s motor sport heritage is on display from the moment you slip behind the wheel while still boasting all the comforts of modern-day driving.
The new Audi R8 is ready for the track with its driver-focused cockpit. It features a monoposto arc inspired by classic racing cars, decorative inlays, and fine Nappa leather throughout the cabin.
Heated Racing Seats
Audi paired the new R8 with heated racing seats that wrap you in warmth on cold mornings while providing the support you need when at high speeds.
Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
With the new Audi R8’s dual-zone automatic climate control, you and your front passenger ride in comfort with individual temperature settings.
Multifunction Steering Wheel
The new Audi R8’s three-spoke multifunction sport steering wheel is a worthy centerpiece for a performance-focused interior. The wheel features shift paddles, cruise-control settings, and even Audi drive select, so you stay in command without removing your hands from the wheel.
Audi Advanced Key
The new Audi R8’s advanced key allows you to open the doors and start the engine with the press of a button as long as you’ve got your key on you.
Audi equipped the new R8 with the latest in advanced technology, including Audi virtual cockpit, smartphone integration, and 4G LTE Wi-Fi® via Audi connect®, to ensure you stay connected wherever the road takes you.
The new Audi R8 keeps you in the loop with smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. Connect your device to stream music, answer calls, look up directions, and more from the MMI® touchscreen display.
The new Audi R8’s standard Audi phone box adds a wireless charging pad under the armrest to eliminate wire clutter. Just place your compatible device on the charging pad and let the R8 handle the rest.
Bang & Olufsen® Surround Sound
Pump up the volume and get carried away with the new Audi R8’s 13-speaker Bang & Olufsen surround sound system turn this performance vehicle into an audiophile’s dream car.
The new R8 keeps you connected with 4G LTE Wi-Fi® via Audi connect® (data plan required). This system also provides access to information like Google Earth™, weather, and current traffic conditions.
Audi Virtual Cockpit
With the new Audi R8’s virtual cockpit, you’ll have a 12.3-inch digital instrument display that shows information such as navigation, audio, and sports-related data like lap time, horsepower, and torque gauge.
The Audi R8 offers a master class in speed and style without letting safety fall to the wayside. Whether you’re tearing up the racetrack or cruising around on a Saturday night, the R8 is prepared for the unexpected.
Safety That Surrounds You
The new Audi R8 has you covered in the event of an accident with driver single-stage and passenger dual-stage airbags, thorax side airbags, Sideguard® head-curtain airbags, and knee airbags.
With the new Audi R8’s rearview camera, it’s easy to reverse out of any parking spot without craning your neck. Just place the R8 in reverse to see a live feed of the area behind you, complete with guidelines to lead the way.
Parking System Plus
The new Audi R8’s parking system plus takes your parking game to the next level with front and rear acoustic sensors that detect when you’re close to another object. If the system detects an object, it will warn you with visual and audible alerts.
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Audi equipped the new R8 with a tire pressure monitoring system that detects when a tire’s air pressure is low and warns you with a visual indicator, catching potential flat tires before they can happen.
The new Audi R8 features an anti-theft alarm system to keep would-be car thieves away from this thrilling sports car. If the system detects entry through unauthorized means, it will trigger a piercing alarm to alert people nearby.
Audi designed the new R8 with the racetrack in mind. This adrenaline-pumping sports car offers a choice between two powerful engines, a drive select system, and legendary quattro® all-wheel drive that are guaranteed to take your breath away.
5.2-Liter V-10 Engine
The heart of the new Audi R8 is its thrilling 5.2-liter V-10 FSI® engine. This powerful beast kicks out 562 horsepower and 406 pound-feet of torque, sailing this luxury sports car to 60 mph in only 3.4 seconds.
R8 V10 Plus
Kick the thrills up a notch with the Audi R8 V10 performance’s upgraded 5.2-liter V-10 engine. This monster delivers 602 horsepower and 413 pound-feet of torque that soars the R8 to 60 mph in a spine-tingling 3.2 seconds.
Quattro® All-Wheel Drive
Audi equipped the new R8 with the legendary quattro all-wheel-drive system to ensure optimal handling across any road condition. The system emulates a rear-wheel-drive system, but will send up to 100 percent of the torque to the front axle depending on the driving situation, ensuring you remain in control.
Audi Drive Select
Choose how you drive in the new Audi R8 with the Audi drive select system. This feature allows you to choose from up to five modes: Comfort, Auto, Dynamic, Individual, and, on the R8 V10 performance models, Performance. Drive select fine-tunes the R8’s driving performance to match the selected mode, so you drive how you want.
S Tronic® Dual-Clutch Transmission
The new Audi R8 is equipped with the seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission, so you’ll enjoy smooth, responsive shifting every time.
Put the pedal to the metal and leave the rest behind in the new Audi R8.
Sleek and innovative, the new Audi R8 is a stunning eye-catcher that’s a thrill to drive. Audi equipped this performance car with the latest in advanced technology, offering smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™ to keep you connected on the go. Add in Audi virtual cockpit and 4G LTE Wi-Fi® via Audi connect® (data plan required), and the R8 is ready for wherever the fast lane takes you.
The new Audi R8 is at home on and off the racetrack thanks to its powerful V-10 engine and legendary quattro® all-wheel drive. The V-10 engine sails the R8 to 60 mph in as little as 3.2 seconds, ensuring you stay ahead of the back. Meanwhile, quattro all-wheel drive provides superior handling, distributing power to the front axle when necessary to guarantee tight control in any road condition.
Discover what you’ve been missing, by scheduling to test drive the new Audi R8 at Audi Rochester today.
- $169,900* Starting MSRP
- 602 Horsepower
- 2 Seats
*MSRP: Starting MSRP of $164,900 for a 2018 R8 Coupe V10 with automatic transmission. European model shown. 2018 Audi R8 Coupe features will vary. Prices exclude $1250 destination, taxes, title, other options and dealer charges. Dealer sets actual price.
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