R8 Technical Specification Comparison

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Engineering | Performance
Engine type
V10 gasoline engineV10 gasoline engineV10 gasoline engine
Engine block/Cylinder head
Aluminum-alloy incorporating silicon crystals/Aluminum-alloyAluminum-alloy incorporating silicon crystals/Aluminum-alloyAluminum-alloy incorporating silicon crystals/Aluminum-alloy
Displacement (cc)/Bore and stroke (mm)
5,204/84.5 x 92.85,204/84.5 x 92.85,204/84.5 x 92.8
Horsepower (@ rpm)
532 @ 7,800602 @ 8,250532 @ 7,800
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)
398 @ 6,500413 @ 6,500398 @ 6,500
Compression ratio
12.5:112.5:112.5:1
Valvetrain
DOHC chain drivenDOHC chain drivenDOHC chain driven
Induction/Fuel injection
Combined FSI® and indirect (multipoint) injectionCombined FSI® and indirect (multipoint) injectionCombined FSI® and indirect (multipoint) injection
Cylinder on demand™ engine efficiency technology
Acceleration, (0–60 mph)
3.5 seconds[1]3.2/3.3 seconds[1]3.7 seconds[1]
Top track speed, Coupe/Spyder
199/198 mph[2]205/204 mph[2]199 mph[2]
Transmission | Drivetrain
Seven-speed S tronic® dual-clutch transmission with quattro® all-wheel drive
Body | Suspension | Chassis
Lightweight construction—ASF® multi-material space frame
Double-wishbone front suspension
Double-wishbone rear suspension
Audi magnetic ride (with Dynamic, Comfort and Auto suspension settings)
Sport-tuned fixed suspension
Ventilated wave-design front disc/Ventilated wave-design rear disc brakes (in)
14.4/14.0
Ventilated Audi ceramic front disc/Ventilated ceramic rear disc brakes (in)
Available15.0/14.014.4/14.0
Electromechanical power steering system
Dynamic steering system
AvailableAvailable
Steering ratio (without Dynamic steering system)
15.7:115.7:115.7:1
Turning circle, curb-to-curb (ft)
36.736.736.7
Exterior measurements
Wheelbase (in)
104.3104.3104.3
Length (in)
174.3174.3174.3
Height, Coupe/Spyder (in)
48.8/49.048.8/49.048.9
Overall width with mirrors (in)
80.280.280.2
Overall width without mirrors (in)
76.476.476.4
Track, front/rear (in)
64.5/63.064.5/63.064.5/63.0
Curb weight, Coupe/Spyder (lb)
3,737/3,9573,627/3,9133,627
Drag coefficient, Coupe/Spyder (Cw)
0.360.360.36
Interior measurements
Head room (in, front)
38.538.538.5
Shoulder room, Coupe/Spyder (in, front)
55.1/NA55.1/NA55.1
Cargo volume (cu ft)
4.04.04.0
Seating capacity
222
EPA mileage estimates | Capacities
S tronic® dual-clutch automatic transmission
(city/highway/combined)[3]
14/22/17NA14/25/18
Engine oil (qt)
8.88.88.8
Fuel, Coupe/Spyder (gal)
21.9/21.1[3]19.3/21.1[3]21.9[3]
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