The hand-assembled first-ever midengine production sports car from Audi, this model features a lightweight aluminum chassis, race-inspired suspension, standard all-wheel drive and low center of gravity.
’08 Price Range
’07 Price Range
What’s New for ’08
- The 4.2L V-8 produces 420 hp and is mated to a 6-speed manual or 6-speed sequential-shift automatic transmission and a rear-biased all-wheel-drive system.
- Standard features include magnetic control suspension, 19-in. alloy wheels with performance tires, flat-bottom multi-function sport steering wheel, automatic climate control and 8-piston 15-in. (381-mm) front and 4-piston 14-in. (356-mm) rear brake rotors.
- Options include a 465-watt Bang & Olufsen premium sound system, as well as a convenience package that features a rearview camera, front and rear parking sensors, Bluetooth cell-phone connectivity, hill-hold assist, auto-dimming exterior mirrors, 6-disc CD changer, HomeLink connectivity and a storage package.
- The R8 also features an industry-first 3-D light-emitting-diode taillights and daytime running lights.