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2017 Audi R8: First Look


Competes with: Porsche 911 Turbo S, Nissan GT-R, Dodge Viper, Maserati GranTurismo Looks like: A little too much like the current R8 Drivetrain: 5.2-liter V-10 making 540 horsepower (R8 V10) or 610 hp (R8 V10 Plus), seven-speed automatic transmission, permanent

2017 Audi R8: First Look

By Aaron Bragman  on March 3, 2015

Competes with: Porsche 911 Turbo S, Nissan GT-R, Dodge Viper, Maserati GranTurismo Looks like: A little too much like the current R8 Drivetrain: 5.2-liter V-10 making 540 horsepower (R8 V10) or 610 hp (R8 V10 Plus), seven-speed automatic transmission, permanent

Heat Up Valentine's Day With These Cars

By Patrick Olsen  on February 11, 2015

It's Valentine's Day, and you're looking for an automotive way to tell your significant other how you feel. We surveyed our fellow editors, all of whom are known to be world-class romantics — just ask them! — for some advice:

2014 Audi R8 Review

By Matt Schmitz  on September 17, 2014

"The V-10 version of Audi's mid-engine R8 is a user-friendly, daily-drivable supercar that comes alive when called upon with a screaming motor, wild styling and amazing reflexes," Cars.com reviewer Aaron D. Bragman said of the 2014 version. Check out Bragman's

2014 Audi R8 Lands at Dealerships as 'Iron Man 3' Readies Launch

By Matt Schmitz  on April 11, 2013

The "Iron Man" movies have an uncanny ability to make you wish you could walk in another man's shoes — or fly in the super suit of "genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist" Tony Stark. While it's unlikely Iron Man suits will

Audi To Debut 2014 R8, RS 5 Cabriolet at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

By Matt Schmitz  on January 3, 2013

Audi has announced plans to unveil a pair of new cars for 2014 — the R8 and the RS 5 Cabriolet — this month at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, with more likely to come. The

Audi Unplugs Electric R8

By Jennifer Geiger  on October 26, 2012

If the idea of an electric supercar sounds crazy to you, it probably is. Audi has just come to the same conclusion. Wired is reporting that the automaker has canceled plans to mass-market an electric version of the R8. The

2013 Audi R8 Video

By Colin Bird  on September 4, 2012

As Audi prepares to unveil its updated 2013 Audi R8 at the 2012 Moscow International Motor Show, the carmaker released a video detailing what’s new. We've already shown what the model will look like — it gets new headlights, front bumper

Audi To Put Rearview Screen Into Production

By David Thomas  on August 9, 2012

Sure, a digital display teamed with a rear-mounted camera seems like a logical thing to do, but for the most part a rearview mirror is a better — and much cheaper — option. Well, when you drive a car with

2013 Audi R8: Photo Gallery

By Colin Bird  on July 26, 2012

It's been more than four model years since the Audi R8 debuted in the U.S. and for 2013, the ultra-luxury sports car will undergo a mid-cycle refresh. While it might not look like it, the front end has been redesigned

What Car Would You Buy if You Won Mega Millions?

By Jennifer Newman  on March 28, 2012

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot has hit a record $500 million and it's still growing. With just one more day before Friday's drawing, plenty of people are standing in line to buy a ticket and dream a little about what