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Audi R8 2021: eerste blik, foto's en details

In its half-life update, the Audi R8 2021 presents a new look and improvements in the mechanical section with a more powerful V10 engine. Coupé and Spyder bodies remain.

With absolute agility, the first details of the changes that the  Audi R8 Audi R8 2021 will have were released , a sports car that enjoys a renewal in its image in addition to mechanical improvements that are expressed in more horsepower for its V10 engine . Thus, this generation will be able to successfully face the rest of its commercial life, while its successor is released at the beginning of the next decade.

It will reach dealerships around the world in the first months of 2019 , when more in-depth details will be revealed as well as its sale price.

Audi R8 2021 Exterior

The design changes are concentrated on the front with a new look, with a wider and flatter Singleframe louver . Stripes divide the prominent air intakes and ribs on the bonnet give it a stronger character, while its new spoiler makes it look wider .

The customer can choose between three aesthetic packages according to its mechanics, which differ in the format of its front spoiler, the side skirts and the air diffuser at the rear. Another detail is that the four rings of the brand and the other emblems can be requested in glossy black . The wheels are 19 inches, being also available other 20-inch ultralight .

Meanwhile, the interior modifications were brief, including just new options for customization with carbon fiber trim, Mercato Blue finishes and various combinations of upholstery colors and contrasting stitching.

Kemora Gray en Ascari Blue tones have been added to the color palette . The two types of bodywork, Coupe en Spyder, are maintained .


The power of its 5.2-liter V10 engine was noticeably increased. Its basic variant now reaches  562 horses with 550 Nm of torque, while the Plus level reaches 611 horses with a torque of 580 Nm .

The former reaches an acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in a time of 3.4 seconds and a maximum speed of 324 km / h , while the latter manages to accelerate to 100 km / h in a time of 3.1 seconds and it reaches a top speed of 332 km / h.

On this Audi R8 2021 the suspension has been upgraded to work in tandem with performance changes , while the braking system can optionally be ordered with carbon ceramic discs .

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