Audi R8

Mental RECON Audi R8 V10 gets RWD conversion & supercharger

Sep 03, 2015

If you like your Audi R8s dark and menacing, then boy do we have a treat for you. Enter the RECON MC8. Starting with the just-superseded version of the Audi R8 V10 Plus, Potter and...

Video: 2016 Audi R8 Spyder prototype spotted at Nurburgring

Aug 21, 2015

Audi has been spotted test driving a prototype version of the new R8 Spyder, based on the recently updated coupe model unveiled earlier this year. The new drop-top is expected to receive a similar design...

Next-gen Audi R8 to drop 4.2 V8, use 2.9 V6TT instead – report

Aug 06, 2015

The next-gen entry version of the Audi R8 will reportedly drop the 4.2-litre V8 and instead use a turbocharged V6, all in the name of cutting emissions and fuel consumption. As anyone who has been...

Lamborghini Huracan & Audi R8 could get 5cyl engine option

May 27, 2015

Yep, according to a recent report, a five-cylinder Lamborghini Huracan and Audi R8 could be on the way to help the supercars sell in regions where there are high taxes for big engines. According to...

Audi unveils autonomous R8 e-tron technical concept

May 25, 2015

Audi has upstaged all other manufacturers at the CES event in Shanghai by unveiling the new R8 e-tron piloted driving technical concept. It’s an all-electric supercar with self-driving capabilities. Audi’s latest generation R8 styling makes...

Fully electric Audi R8 e-tron production car details released

Mar 01, 2015

Following the unveiling of the latest generation R8, Audi has now released details of the upcoming all-electric R8 e-tron 2.0 supercar, and the figures are very, very impressive. A couple of years ago Audi produced...

2016 Audi R8 officially revealed, V10-only lineup

Feb 26, 2015

Almost immediately after we published a potential leaked image of the new 2016 Audi R8, Audi has gone ahead and released all details and images. At least now we know the image was real. It...

2016 Audi R8 image surfaces online, first real look?

Feb 26, 2015

An image has surfaced online which could give us our first look at the new Audi R8 supercar before its Geneva Motor Show debut. It does look like a fairly legitimate image, and one that...

Video: 2016 Audi R8 hits the track, 449kW confirmed for V10 Plus

Feb 20, 2015

In one of the more adrenaline-packed teasers to be released lately, Audi has previewed its next generation 2016 R8 being spanked around a circuit. With the help of factory driver Frank Stippler, the next-gen R8...

2016 Audi R8 confirmed for Geneva show debut

Feb 16, 2015

Audi has confirmed it will unveil the 2016 Audi R8 supercar at the Geneva Motor Show next month. This is the first proper confirmation we’ve had that the new model is near. Headlining the new...

New-look 2016 Audi R8 spotted without camouflage?

Feb 09, 2015

An image which appears to show the next-gen Audi R8 has surfaced online, giving us an early glimpse of what the front end could look like. The image comes from Intagram, where a user said...

Police seize 12 supercars in China after caught racing

Nov 23, 2014

Beijing media outlets are reporting that Chinese police have arrested one of the largest and most dangerous street racing crews, and confiscated all 12 supercars that have been involved in recent street races. The group...