Audi today announced 2012 R8 models created exclusively for the U.S. market. Building on the award-winning R8 V8 and R8 V10 Coupes, the Exclusive Selection Editions will arrive in limited volume later this month. Only twenty 2012 Exclusive Selection Edition R8 V8 vehicles and thirty 2012 Exclusive Selection Edition R8 V10 vehicles will be produced. Continue reading ‘Audi Introduces R8 Exclusive Selection Editions for 2012′
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Audi has made its R8 high-performance sports car even more attractive and dynamic. The R8 V10 plus is a new top model in the model series, with a totally new 7-speed S tronic. The LED headlights and the new rear indicator lights with dynamicized display are standard equipment on all variants.
For the first time on European soil, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, will be unveiling the new Cayenne GTS, the sporty member of the SUV family, at Auto Mobil International (AMI) in Leipzig on 1 June. The 911 Carrera Cabriolet and the new Boxster will also be celebrating their German fair premieres in the Saxon metropolis. Continue reading ‘The new Cayenne GTS at AMI 2012 Leipzig’
Sitting alongside of the GUMPERT apollo enraged was its alter ego, the GUMPERT apollo r. This time the team took the same 4.2 liter V8 added a higher supercharging pressure, timing adjustments and other mods. This plus optimizing the exterior body for stronger airflow and air-intake allowed the apollo r to achieve 860hp. A higher flowing race exhaust carries the fumes outback and to your competition. Continue reading ‘The “Alter-Ego” 860hp GUMPERT apollo r’
It has been a while since we’ve heard from GUMPERT… well wait no more! Roland Gumpert and team unveiled two beautiful beast at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. On one hand, the 780hp apollo enraged for the daily driver or the 860hp apollo r for those who need a weekend racer. Continue reading ‘780hp GUMPERT apollo enraged special edition’
A modern classic from Audi is making a comeback: The third-generation RS 4 Avant combines potent performance with a high level of everyday practicality. It’s 4.2-liter V8 produces 331 kW (450 hp); the seven-speed S tronic and quattro permanent all-wheel drive transfer that power to the road. Continue reading ‘The 2013 Audi RS 4 Avant’
The 2013 Audi RS 5 makes its U.S. debut this week at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. A classically elegant coupe with unbridled power, the Audi RS 5 features a high-revving 4.2-liter V8 with 450 horsepower and a seven-speed S tronic transmission with launch control program. An innovative crown-gear center differential in the quattro drivetrain transmits power to all four wheels, providing exceptional traction and grip for increased performance. Continue reading ‘2013 Audi RS 5 makes debut at NAIAS Detroit’
Two new Bentley Continental V8 models will be unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on 9th January 2012.
The new 4.0 liter, twin turbocharged V8 Continental GT coupé and GTC convertible achieve exceptional standards for power-to-emissions in the high luxury sports car sector. Continue reading ‘The New Bentley Continental V8 Range’