Audi R8 GT Spyder Release Date

Powerful and lightweight, the Audi R8 Spyder GT supercar will be the new flagship of the German carmaker.

The outdoor sports will be produced in limited edition and is characterized by lightweight construction technology that makes Audi Ultra 85 kg lighter, thanks to the use of carbon fiber elements. The presentation of this car comes to a year after the model of Audi R8 GT coupe, top version of Audi R8 produced in just 333 pieces sold out in no time. The Spyder is the equivalent of that found high-powered car and there are other 333 units.

Under the hood of the Audi R8 Spyder GT roars of the powerful 5.2 V10 FSI engine with 560 hp and 540 Nm of torque. This engine is able to push the car from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.8 seconds reaching a top speed of 317 km / h.In addition to power, the other distinctive feature of the Spyder GT is its lightness. The program Ultra Audi has managed to achieve this sports car by reducing the weight to just 1640 kg. The body of the Audi Space Frame (ASF), for example, weighs just 214 kg, the motor frame is made ​​of magnesium and other lightweight panels are constructed of carbon fiber reinforced (CFRP).

Inside, the Audi R8 Spyder GT is equipped with quality materials chosen with care. The color of the upholstery is black stitching and finished with Titan Grey or Crimson Red. Standard finishes are available in Alcantara for the seats, steering wheel and the windscreen frame.

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