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2008 Audi R8 Review and Pictures

Summary
2008 Audi R8 is a sports coupe that can seat two passengers. It has two doors.

What is New in 2008 Audi R8?
New features include powerful engines, exclusive style, all-wheel drive, and aluminum body.

Introduction
2008 Audi R8 offers unique combination of mechanical excellence, technology, style, originality, and easy drivability.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2008 Audi R8 is available in two trims of Coupe quattro and Coupe quattro with Auto R tronic. Options include navigation system, six-disc CD changer, exterior styling panels, upgraded leather upholstery, Bluetooth phone connectivity, and auto-dimming rearview mirrors.

Powertrains and Performance
2008 Audi R8 offers standard 420hp 4.2-liter V8 engine with six-speed manual transmission and overdrive. It accelerates from 0 to 60mph in 4.4 seconds.

Interior Design and Special Features
Interiors include numerous controls around driver similar to single- seat driving car. Spacious cabins, long doors, and long wheelbase prove easy for tall drivers to enter and drive. There is sufficient cargo space and lots of storage spaces.

Safety Features
Standard safety features of 2008 Audi R8 include traction control, antilock disc brakes, stability control, knee-protecting airbags, and seat-mounted side airbags.

Driving Impressions
Shock absorbers and electromechanical steering in 2008 Audi R8 offer easy driving. Steering is average. 2008 Audi R8 proves difficult to drive across busy city roads.

Pros
Good handling dynamics, riding comfort, luxurious interiors

Cons
Absence of customizable features

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  • Rickman

    This is one of the sexiest car ever!