Tuesday, January 14, 2014

The Audi R8 V10 Plus

The Audi R8 V10 Plus: Quattro all-wheel drive, tailored specifically for a mid-engine configuration, 85 percent rear torque bias. Seven-speed dual clutch S-tronic transmission. All aluminum 5.2 liter DOHC V10 with four valves per cylinder, variable valve timing and direct injection, 550-hp/398-lb-ft. Carbon-ceramic brakes. Revolutionary high strength all aluminum frame and body. Diamond-stitched Nappa leather sport seats and flat-bottom steering wheel. Full LED headlights and taillights. 0-60 mph: 3.2 seconds, top speed: 198-mph. Explosive performance, an exotic presence and the most confidence inspiring handling of any super car. Beauty is in the details. (Double click on videos for full screen.)