2016 Audi R8 With V10 Engine Become More Sophisticated


The Geneva Motor Show is without a doubt one of the most significant events. This car show allows you to gather in one place the most famous manufacturers, the most talented designers and the best car dealers. At the Geneva Motor Show 2015, a new car from the German manufacturer Audi R8 V10 of 2016 model year was also demonstrated, which became the most anticipated novelty of this year Swiss Auto Show.

2016 Audi R8 Appearance

The appearance of new R8 almost did not differ from the previous incarnation, but with more refreshed features. For example, the body of the novelty is designed in a more strict manner – draw attention to a very stylish forges. The signature grille named Singleframe is surrounded by powerful air intakes, and only LEDs are used as lighting equipment. Noteworthy are the mighty wheel arches, a dense and low body with an oblong hood, smooth roof slope and a powerful rear end. It is necessary to say about laser light engineering, offered as an option, with a range of lighting up to 650 yards.

Visual similarities

The spacious two-seat Audi R8 V10 interior will allow the driver and the passenger not to be uncomfortable with anything during the trip. And owners of middle-engined cars have never been spoiled so much by free space. What cannot be said about luxury materials, which are usual for the interiors of this class of cars, and which will also please the eyes of the owners of the new Audi R8.

The lateral support will make the trip very comfortable even during the passage of the steepest turns. If it is required, it is possible to make it even more rigid for better support at turns. The interior design of the car’s interior has much in common with the interior design of the junior coupe from this German concern – the Audi TT of the 3rd generation. As a common chip stands 12.3-inch screen instead of the dashboard, which presents all the tools and data necessary for the driver of the car.

Nicely equipped

Security equipement:

  • ABS, ESP, Isofix / LATCH;
  • driver’s airba – passenger, side;
  • hill-start assistance system; steel brake discs.

Options include brake discs made of ceramics, which are considered basic for a more expensive option – the Audi R8 V10 plus.


  • Climate control;
  • on-board computer;
  • cruise control;
  • tire pressure sensor;
  • steering wheel height and reach;
  • light and rain sensor;
  • bi-xenon headlights;
  • headlight washer;
  • mirrors powered and heated;
  • power steering;
  • heated seats;
  • aluminum trim pedals;
  • door sill plates, etc.

Seat adjustment, multi-wheel, multimedia – there are options to choose from, for an additional fee, you can combine the interior trim, levers and elements with the leather; add parking assistance, camera, front and rear parking sensors.

V10 power

Audi R8 V10 has three versions – two petrol Audi R8 V10 plus and Audi R8 V10, as well as an option on the electric drive – Audi R8 e-tron. Versions on the traditional fuel for the car have an improved all-wheel drive Quattro system . As a result, all the traction comes from the engine to the rear wheels, but if it is required, the electronics can throw it all to the front. The Audi R8 V10 of 2016 model year boasts an absolutely independent suspension, a rudder with an electromechanical amplifier and a seven-speed S-Tronic transmission, which in its essence is a heavily modernized version of the DSG transmission.

Up to a sixty, a car with a 540-horsepower 5.2-liter FSI engine can accelerate in just three and a half seconds. Its maximum speed is 200 miles per hour.
More advanced and expensive Audi R8 V10 plus, which has a 5.2-liter engine capacity of 610 hp, reaches a speed of 60 mph in just 3.3 seconds. Its maximum speed is 205 miles per hour.

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