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The new next-gen Audi R8, it’s finally here

Given the fact that an official photo of the new Audi R8 was released not too long ago, that could’ve only meant one thing: the car was due to be revealed in the near future. Now, here it is, in all of its second generation glory: the all-new second generation Audi R8. Everything from the […]

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The Audi Prologue Avant Concept preps for Geneva

Audi pulled the wraps on a new concept called the Prologue Avant and is basically a five-door shooting brake. The Prologue Coupe from LA basically set the precedent for this new Prologue Avant, which is a five-door version of that coupe. Power is supplied by a 3.0L twin-turbocharged TDI V6 with 353hp and assistance from […]

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Report: Is this the first official photo of the new Audi R8?

If you’re not aware that the new Audi R8 has an impending reveal, then you’ve been living under a rock for too long. But if you are aware, then you shouldn’t be surprised that the first supposed official picture of the new R8 surfaced recently, thanks to CarScoops. According to the report, CS doesn’t know for sure […]

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Report: The Audi R8 may be offered with a 400hp+ V6

Top Gear in the UK heard through the grapevine that the new Audi R8, due at Geneva next month, might get an all-new 400hp+ V6 to offset the base 4.2L naturally-aspirated V8. A previous rumor surfaced suggesting the V8 would disappear entirely and this makes total sense, considering automakers are now downsizing their engines even […]

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Video: AutoExpress gets a sneak peak at the new 2016 Audi R8

A new Audi R8 is on the horizon for a reveal at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show next month and AutoExpress was able to hook up with Audi at the Ascari race track in Spain to get a closer look at Audi’s rendition of the usable, “everyday sports car.” It’s no doubt the R8 is built […]

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Report: Audi’s next-gen R8 could forgo the option of a 4.2L V8, period

One of the highlights of the original Audi R8 is its lovely naturally-aspirated 4.2L V8, which has served duty in various forms in a long-list of Audis over the past decade, despite being the entry-level motor for the range. But now, thanks to downsizing and fuel economy, Motoring heard the R8 will forgo the option of […]

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Photo Leak: Is this the new Audi R8?

The next-generation Audi R8 is one of the releases the automotive world is most looking forward to this year. Set to debut at the Geneva Auto Show next month, the new R8 has a lot of hype surrounding it from being lighter, more powerful, and faster. Audi even built an all-new factory just to support […]

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Report: Audi says no to models below A3 in the US

The entry-level luxury market is something the Germans have once again found success in, particularly in America. But in Europe and abroad and even in Canada, the German luxury automakers have been doing just fine selling entry-level models like the Audi A1, the Mercedes-Benz B-Class, and the BMW 1-Series. However, none of these cars were […]

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Report: Audi TT offroad concept gets the greenlight

A new report is in from Car in the UK, who heard the Audi TT offroad concept was approved for production and should be ready by 2017. The Audi TT offroad concept surfaced at the Beijing Auto Show last year and has since gained a lot of positive reception. However, it hasn’t had its shortage of […]

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Report: A new Audi R8 and R8 e-tron to surface at Geneva

CarAdvice from down yonder recently received confirmation from Audi’s technical director, Ulrich Hackenberg, that a new R8 and R8 e-tron are due for a launch at the 2015 Geneva Auto Show in March. The Audi R8 has been known to be in the works for the second generation, which includes a production version of the […]

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