2017 Audi R8 Price and Specs

The new 2017 Audi R8 comes with the necessary changes that will delight potential buyers. Super sports car will freeze the blood in your veins.

ABOUT 2017 AUDI R8

2017 Audi R8 is a sports car in every sense of the word. Modern, fast, powerful and available to everyone exactly. It first appeared in 2000 and many experts consider him the best sports car of all time. Last year was successful for this model. It was sold more copies, which means that the popularity is growing every year. In 2014 year was sold 859 copies, while in 2015 were sold 1108. The German company can certainly be satisfied and successfully plan a new generation.

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2017 AUDI R8 EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR DESIGN

Many changes for the better will be presented. But aggression will not miss. On the front side receives laser headlights and a large attractive mask. The shape of the LED lights is a dynamic, sharp and simply attacks its light. The stylistic changes are not large. There was no need to make too big changes, because at the start, this model had everything necessary. Changed front and rear line delivers improved aerodynamics. The materials in the production have been changed, and the car will be lighter, and therefore more efficient in driving. Will be used the Audi Space Frame chassis. It will be easier to about 110 pounds. The new R8 will have a length of 174 inches, 48 inches will be high and has a width of 76 inches. The back side has a built-slim LED lights, as well as automatic sports spoiler. Car will be made of carbon fiber and is slightly larger than the previous model. Lateral lines are redesigned to achieve better driving performance. The fenders were modified, and last contains holes for air circulation. Of course modern sports car receives alloy wheels that will be compatible with the external appearance.

2017 Audi R8 - exterior

Interior will renovated and updated with new equipment and better materials. If you can fix something perfect. Represented are the sports seats with excellent ergonomics and electronically controlled. But changes can be observed. The sporty steering wheel is equipped with a lot of keys. There is an excellent response and position. Control panel behind the steering wheel is digitized with a pleasant LED lighting. Most of the information is being shown on the screen with a size of 12.3 inches. It has a simple but unique name. This is Audi Virtual Cockpit. The cabin is equipped with a brand new navigation system. Connection to the inernet allows the use of all necessary information about road conditions, traffic, weather conditions and so on. Audi R8 will have a high quality audio system with 13 speakers and options for the connection of external devices. The driver can use the air conditioning, but the voice commands and multiple communication options. The storage compartments for smaller items are marked with subtle LED light. Of materials were used leather, carbon fiber, high-quality plastics, aluminum and others.

2017 Audi R8 - interior

2017 AUDI R8 ENGINE POWER


ENGINE

POWER

TORQUE

TRANSMISSION

CITY / HWY mpg

5.2l FSI V10 DOHC

540 hp


398 lb/ft

7 Speed S Tronic

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From 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds. Has a top speed of 200 mph. Drive is transmitted to all four wheels. Average fuel consumption is 20 mpg.


ENGINE

POWER

TORQUE

TRANSMISSION

CITY / HWY mpg

5.2L V10+

610 hp

413 lb/ft

7 Speed S Tronic

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From 0 to 60 mph in 3.2 seconds. Has a top speed of 205 mph. Drive is transmitted to all four wheels. The average consumption of 19 mpg.

Both engines are moored on the Start / Stop system.

2017 Audi R8 - engine

SAFETY FEATURES FOR 2017 AUDI R8

Audi R8 will certainly be equipped with the most modern safety equipment. It will particularly take care about the quality of the brake, because the speed should always be controlled and stopped in time. From the safety equipment we can count on electronic stability control, ABS, traction control, lots of airbags, tire pressure monitoring, rear camera, sensors and much more.

2017 Audi R8 - safety

COMPETITORS FOR 2017 AUDI R8

Certainly it is not easy to compete with models such as the Audi R8. But that must be done by someone. As the main competitors will appear Porsche 911, Aston Martin Vantage, Mercedes-Benz AMG GT, Acura NSX, Jaguar F-type and Nissan GT-R.

2017 Audi R8 - competitors

RELEASE DATE AND PRICE FOR 2017 AUDI R8

According to some announcements Audi R8 should appear later this year. If all goes according to plan. Prices are quite daunting and will depend on the configuration and equipment for which you choose. The basic model will cost about $ 160,000 while boosting engine will raise the price to $ 185,000.

2017 Audi R8 - release date

 

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