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2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder

By luanpa in | June 8, 2011 | (2) Comments

Audi will launch a Spyder version for the R8 GT-2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show. This Spyder version will be limited to 333 units, the priced will be $20,000 higher than the coupe and 2010 Audi R8 Spyder.

The styling of the 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder was changeed, include add-on parts in contrasting titanium gray, a front splitter with a dual lip, flics at the sides of the front bumper, red GT badges, round exhaust tailpipes, an enlarged diffuser and dark LED tail lights in a clear-glass design. Audi offers an optional windshield frame in matt CFRP.

2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder was developed as open-top flagship version of the high-performance sports car. It wasn’t long before all 333 coupe units in the limited series were sold out. Now Spyder version is being launched, with production again capped at 333 units. Each car sports a tag with its individual number on the gear lever knob.

The 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder is familiar GT body kit including 19-inch alloy wheels and that large rear spoiler. The interior 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder is black and can be adorned with stitching in a choice of titanium gray or crimson for added refinement. Alcantara upholstery comes standard on the sport steering wheel and windshield frame, too. Audi also offers a sophisticated sound system from Bang & Olufsen and a Bluetooth interface.

2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder is powered by a 5.2-liter V10 engine, this engine is developed an aluminum crankcase draws its fuel from an FSI direct injection system. So it produces 540 Nm (398.28 lb-ft) of torque at 6,500 rpm, and its peak output is 412 kW (560 hp). Each unit of horsepower has only 2.93 kilograms (6.46 lb) to move.

The Audi R8 GT Spyder comes standard with an automated six-speed R tronic transmission with two fully automatic modes. In the additional manual mode, the driver can shift gears using the paddles on the steering wheel or by flicking the joystick. At high load and revs, gear changes take only one-tenth of a second. The speed from 0 to 100 km/h (62.14 mph) is only 3.8 seconds, reaches the top speed of 317 km/h (196.97 mph). In every situation, the engine impresses with its thrust and bite – and that unmistakable sound of an Audi ten-cylinder.

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2 responses to "2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder"

  1. The color is just so stylish. It gets even more attractive to me the longer I stare at it.

  2. Audipage says:

    R8 is an amazing choice if one has money to spend but if you don’t have much, you can satisfy yourself with sports look with the Audi TTS Roadster