The performance capability of the 2018 Audi R8 Coupe is, at first, beyond comprehension. Its roaring 540-horsepower 5.2-liter V10 FSI engine reaches 60 mph in only 3.2 seconds, and Audi drive select creates an intimate hands-on driver experience on any type of road, from Autobahn-style open freeways to hairpin Appalachian mountain roads. Half of the Audi R8 Coupe’s parts are shared with the R8 GT3 Race Car, so drivers who need more from the road need the 2018 Audi R8 Coupe; this vehicle is not for hesitant hearts.
The 2018 Audi R8 Coupe is available at two trim levels: V10 and V10 plus.
-Adds to or replaces features on V10-
Engine: 5.2-liter FSI® dual-injection V10
Transmission: Seven-speed S tronic ® dual-clutch transmission with quattro® all-wheel drive
Performance: 610 horsepower and 413 lb-ft of torque
Fuel Economy: 14/22/17 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
Exterior Features: Sport exhaust with black tips (includes manual control through steering wheel-mounted satellite button), Carbon fiber exterior side mirror housings, Carbon fiber fixed rear wing spoiler, Full LED headlights with Audi laserlight, Carbon Sigma sideblade (two-piece design), Carbon fiber engine compartment, Carbon fiber front lip spoiler and rear diffuser
Interior Features: Illuminated aluminum door sill inlays with carbon fiber matte surround, and sport exhaust), Three-spoke multifunction flat-bottom sport steering wheel with shift paddles (includes R8 badge, performance mode selector, High-gloss carbon sigma inlays, Audi drive select, Racing shell seats with power height adjustment, and larger aluminum-optic shift paddles), perforated leather-wrap, Four steering wheel-mounted satellite buttons (engine start/stop
Radio and Technology: Audi sound system with five speakers and 150 watts