2022 Audi R8 V10 Performance RWD shows up with 562HP V10 engine
The 2022 Audi R8 V10 Performance RWD has debuted in Europe with a 562-horsepower V10 engine.
All US-bound R8 models already obtained the extra powerful V10 engine beginning in 2015.
But in Europe, all base designs of the R8 V10 will certainly give way for the brand-new efficiency versions.
Offered in both coupe as well as convertible body designs, the most recent R8 V10 makes do with a rear-wheel drivetrain instead of Quattro all-wheel-drive.
Audi claims having only two driving wheels makes it feasible to engage in regulated drifts with the brand-new V10 R8 RWD’s modified suspension and also stability control system.
“The R8 V10 RWD struck a chord with customers right from the beginning with its rear-wheel-drive derived from the R8 LMS racecar and its unfiltered characteristics,” stated Sebastian Grams, Handling Director of Audi Sporting Activity GmbH.
Geared up with a mid-mounted 5.7-liter naturally aspirated V10 electric motor, the brand-new R8 V10 RWD sports car can increase from zero to 60 miles per hour in 3.7-seconds as well as has a 204 miles per hour top speed.
On the other hand, the Crawler does it in 3.8-seconds and has a top speed of 203 mph.
Power goes strictly to the back wheels using a seven-speed S-tronic dual-clutch automated gearbox and a mechanical limited-slip differential to supply unrelenting grip.
Additionally, the RWD sporting activity suspension with dual wishbones as well as a passive differential lock specify to the R8 V10 RWD.
And also with a 40:60 front/rear weight bias, it has the old-school driving to match its newly found expertise.
Style-wise, the brand-new RWD R8 V10 has a matte black Singleframe grille, bigger air consumptions, a new front splitter, staggered 19-inch front as well as 20-inch back wheels, as well as slits under the hood.
On the other hand, the interior gets a 12.3-inch infotainment touchscreen, a leather-wrapped multifunction guiding wheel, a virtual cockpit tool cluster, and also Alcantara/leather seats.
Unfortunately, the Audi R8 is surviving on obtained time.
When it returns, it will more than likely have an all-electric powertrain, as well as it might have a new name, as well.
Whether the R8 V10 Performance RWD is the last hurrah is any person’s rate this factor, now is the moment to obtain one while you still can.
Audi said the RWD R8 V10 is offered to purchase in Europe starting October 31.
The coupe retails for around EUR149,000 ($172,000), as well as the spyder has base costs at EUR162,000 ($187,000) in Germany.