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Audi New R8 LMS GT2 - a new GT2 racing class with 5.2-liter V-10 & 630 horsepower

Audi has pulled the duvet off its newest customer race automotive, the R8 LMS GT2.  This monstrous-looking R8 is Audi Sport’s entry into the SRO’s new GT2 newbie racing class, which can start in Europe and North America subsequent 12 months. The R8 LMS GT2 is predicated on its road-going counterpart, that includes the identical Audi House Body platform used on the common R8 and lots of of Audi’s different manufacturing vehicles. Its energy plant remains to be the identical Lamborghini Huracan-derived, naturally-aspirated, 5.2-liter V-10, however the GT2’s motor now makes 630 horsepower and is paired with a seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission. Due to the SRO GT2 laws’ concentrate on higher power-to-weight ratios, the R8 LMS GT2 makes wonderful use of carbon fiber strengthened polymers (CFRP), that are current on nearly all physique parts on the automotive, from its chassis to its new aerodynamic items; this offers it a dry....





2020 Audi S8 Unveiled Globally

Audi is all set to place up a giant present in 2020. The German luxurious carmaker has been testing a slew of latest fashions that are scheduled to be launched in 2020. The brand new-generation Audi A8 was unveiled a few years in the past and the S8 prototype was quickly noticed being examined on the Nurburgring circuit. Nearly two years later, Audi has lastly unveiled the full-blown efficiency sedan and the figures are fairly spectacular. The brand new Audi S8 a 48-volt gentle hybrid system for start-stop site visitors situation which betters the gas effectivity and efficiency. The all-new 2020 Audi S8 is powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 motor which churns out a 555 bhp and a humongous peak torque of 800 Nm which is sufficient for a automobile that weighs 2.5 tons. As well as, it additionally will get a 48-volt gentle hybrid system for start-stop site....



ABT Sportsline Audi SQ2 is barely Quicker and Angrier

The Audi SQ2 is an attention-grabbing automobile as a result of, in concept, it’s a unbelievable dual-purpose automobile. In observe, although, it’s only a barely hotter Q2. Whereas we have been hoping the SQ2 can be a fire-spitting efficiency model of the handsome-but-boring Q2, it isn’t that. As an alternative, it’s only a sportier wanting, quicker model of the common automobile. Nonetheless, when you have an Audi SQ2 and also you need it to have extra chew, you possibly can all the time flip to ABT Sportsline. Including some energy to the Audi SQ2, ABT Sportsline can provide it an ECU tune that may bump energy as much as 350 hp and 324 lb-ft of torque. That’s adequate to drop its 0-60 mph time two tenths of a second, from four.eight seconds to four.6. That’s nonetheless not tremendous quick however, as ABT likes to level out, it’s about as quick....





All new facelifted Audi Q7 SUV

One of many largest speaking factors of the Audi SQ7 TDI when it first debuted was its superior lively roll stabilization. Basically, it makes use of the automobile’s 48-volt electrical system to actively management the physique roll by corners. When it debuted on the SQ7, it impressed lots of journalists and critics who felt that it made an enormous distinction in how the massive Audi SUV dealt with. That very same tech additionally made its method to the Bentley Bentayga and Lamborghini Urus, all efficiency SUVs beneath the VW Group umbrella. Now, although, that very same tech has made its method to a non-performance SUV — the brand new Audi Q7 facelift. The newly facelifted Audi Q7 brings lots of new options, corresponding to a brand new exterior design and the most recent Contact Response MMI system. Nevertheless, I believe essentially the most important is definitely this new Lively Roll....



Audi R8 wins the Nurburgring 24 Hours as a result of penalty

The Nurburgring 24 Hours is likely one of the most prestigious and troublesome occasions in motorsport. A whole day’s value of racing on one of the grueling tracks on the planet can put any race automobile to the take a look at. But, the Audi R8 has confirmed to be fairly profitable on the N24 through the years. In reality, it’s simply received its fifth N24 in eight years. Throughout this most up-to-date Nurburgring 24 Hours, a Manthey Porsche racing staff 911 GT3 had the lead for nearly all the race. In reality, there was an intense battle between that 911 and a Mercedes-AMG GT. The 911 finally shot forward of the AMG after a stunningly courageous passing maneuver to take the lead. The AMG collided with a Gazoo Racing Toyota Supra, which ended its day and put a Phoenix Racing Audi R8 in second place. The Audi R8 wasn’t....