New Audi R8 will be equipped with 532-horsepower engine

April 6, 2015 at 7:43 pm

Once published this week teaser of the new generation sports car Audi R8, have now become aware of some technical details of the car. According to Autocar, under the hood of the car will be installed 5.2-liter V10. Engine power will be 532 horse powers and 539 Nm of torque. The same engine and receive a modification of the car called Audi R8 Plus, but its capacity will be increased to 601 horsepower. The motor will run in conjunction with the seven-speed transmission with double clutch. Prior to the first “hundred» Audi R8 Plus can be dispersed in 3.2 seconds. Its top speed – 330 miles per hour.

Audi R8 2016 pics

Audi R8 2016 image

Electric version will drive the two electric motors with total capacity of 380 horse powers, each of which produces a torque of 410 Nm. Power reserve of new items will be 400 kilometers. Prior to the first “hundred” car can accelerate in 4.2 seconds. The maximum speed of the electric sports car – 200 kilometers per hour.

Audi R8 2016 picture

Audi R8 2016 pics

The length of the new Audi R8 is 4444 millimeters. Weight sports car is 1454 kg, so the car was on 66 kg lighter than its predecessor. The standard version of the car will get LED daytime running lights, each of which will consist of 37 LEDs. For a surcharge, the model will be equipped with laser lights. In addition, the car set a new grille, enlarged air intakes and 19-inch wheels.

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