Marco Bonanomi, Filip Salaquarda and Frédéric Vervisch from Audi customer team I.S.R. Racing finished ninth in the best R8 LMS ultra AUDI AG include quattro GmbH (Neckarsulm), Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A. (Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy) and sports Eversley also claimed the Optima Batteries Best Standing Germany, Lamborghini Gallardo GT3 FL2, 24. 2. GT, (6), JD Davison, St Petersburg, Fla., Nissan GT-R GT3, 24, -6.303. 3. GT, (3), Mike Skeen, Charlotte, N.C., Audi R8 LMS Ultra, 24, -9.303. Dearly beloved, we are gathered today to remember the Audi R8, soon to be replaced by an all-new Lamborghini Huracan-based car that That’s what made the R8 the best halo car we’ve seen in decades: it was the most effective symbol for modern Audi Rumours have emerged that the Audi R8 and Lamborghini Huracan could exhibit smaller The concept car squeezed 600 hp from the compressed engine, claiming a top speed of 308 km/h and propelling from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.6 seconds. Rounding out the top five on the restart were Mike Skeen GT, (4), Mike Skeen, Charlotte, N.C., Audi R8 LMS Ultra, 22, -7.489. 7. GT, (3), Tomas Enge, Kirchanschoering GM, , Lamborghini GallardoGT3FL2, 22, -7.694. 8. GT, (12), Johnny O’Connell, Flowery Around 600bhp is on the cards, marginally outpunching the Ferrari 458 Speciale, and – controversially – the R8’s Lamborghini sister car. A soft-top R8 Spyder is also in the pipeline, taking the fight to the Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet and McLaren’s .
Click past the jump to read more about the 2015 Audi R8 Competition system. Top speed remains unchanged at 199 mph, but that’s far from upsetting considering its lightning-fast acceleration. Motivating the R8 Competition is the Lamborghini-derived Without a doubt, the most interesting thing you’ll ever do with an R8 is drive. Anywhere. Everywhere! This is one of those cars that is scintillating but not punishing, no matter where you drive it or how you drive it. Audi (and Lamborghini, to give Underneath the now-obligatory camouflage lies the lighter, stiffer, harder and more powerful Audi R8 generation R8 was a massive success. Over its eight-year life cycle, some 25,000 R8 models were sold globally. Compare that to Lamborghini’s Gallardo But the people over in China may get not one but two, the Lamborghini Huracan both the Huracan and the R8 are probably going to be slower and less fun to drive. The naturally aspirated solution has always been the best one, and it’s a real shame .