Today, Audi revealed the starting price for their new Audi R8.
The 2014 super car went on sale today and official pricing will begin at $119,150.
The R8 coupes is equipped with a 430-hp, 4.2-liter V-8 with a six-speed manual. Audi will also offer the V-8 powered R8 in a Spyder as well.
V-10 will be available for the coupe as well as the spyder.
The pricing for this vehicle reflects a $700 increase over the preceding V-8 model. The new R8 includes changes such as “wave” rotor brakes, new LED tail and headlights, larger dual exhaust outlets and new surprises in the interior. The V-10 model makes 398 lb-ft torque, however, this model is said to weigh roughly 130 less than the original V-10. Audi estimates that the new V-10 version can accelerate from 0 to 60 in 3.3 seconds and it’s top speed peaks at about 196.
With features like this, Audi has definitely given their competitors something to worry about.
So head on down to your nearest Audi dealership and grab you one today. If you don’t purchase one, at least take one out for a spin!