2020 Audi R8 Coupe | Features | Audi USA

A legendary race car to own.

With its breathtaking performance, high-revving naturally aspirated motor, precise handling and driver-focused interior, the R8 embodies the automotive distinction that has become synonymous with the four rings. Starting at $169,900. *

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Sharp, fast, sporty.

Sharp, fast, sporty.

Showcasing its motorsport DNA and embodying its powerful performance, the R8 Coupe has a honed new look, from its wide front grille to its signature Audi Sport oval exhaust outlets, with new front and rear bumpers, side skirts, darkened headlights and more.

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Racing station.

Racing station.

The track-tested DNA is felt as soon as you enter the interior of the R8 Coupe. From the monoposto arc that’s reminiscent of a race car driver’s cockpit to the multifunction steering wheel with shift paddles and satellite controls, the R8 Coupe showcases its motorsport heritage on every drive.

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Stay connected to the journey.

Stay connected to the journey.

The Audi virtual cockpit is a fully digital 12.3-inch instrument display that allows the driver to customize information such as navigation and audio, offering Classic and Infotainment modes as well as Google Earth™. The R8 Coupe has a third option: Sport mode, which displays a large, central tachometer and performance statistics, such as a lap timer, horsepower and torque gauge, G-meter, tire pressures and temperatures.

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Let innovation help you copilot.

Let innovation help you copilot.

On the road, shifts happen. Constantly moving vehicles, traffic and obstacles. The Audi suite of advanced driver assistance technologies can help alert you to some of the unpredictable shifts that come your way.

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Choose style with substance.

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  • Similar to its singular performance, the Audi R8 Coupe features a unique application of quattro® technology, which emulates a rear-wheel drive vehicle, but with the ability to send up to 100% of available torque to the front axle, depending on the driving situation.

  • The 2020 Audi R8 V10 Coupe comes standard with Audi magnetic ride, which uses a synthetic blend of oils that contain tiny magnetic particles to create a magnetic field within the shock absorber. Several modes are offered to match your preference. Dynamic, Comfort and Auto settings are available via Audi drive select.

  • Available on the R8 V10 and standard on V10 performance models, full LED headlights with Audi laser light technology help you see things clearer. When conditions permit, the Audi laser light modules activate, helping increase sight range. In addition, visual distinction is provided by a blue structure within the headlights and dynamic turn signals. European model shown.

  • 20-inch 10-spoke-Y-design forged alloy wheels. European model shown.

  • R8 Spyder shown.

  • European model shown.

  • R8 V10 performance shown.

  • Available Carbon interior package. Before exiting the vehicle, always make sure the vehicle is shifted into Park and the parking brake is set. See Owner’s Manual for important details.

  • Designed specifically for the Audi R8, the Bang & Olufsen® Sound System offers premium audio technology as standard equipment on the R8 V10, and is available on the V10 performance models. The system features 13 active speakers and a strategically placed subwoofer in the chamber of the front wheel, resulting in 550 watts of crystalline sound.

  • Available sport seats with diamond stitching

  • Always pay careful attention to the road, and do not drive while distracted. Audi connect® should only be used when it is safe and appropriate. Audi connect® services and features are optional, provided with the support of authorized affiliated and third party service providers, and may require additional subscriptions with separate terms and conditions. Available on select models. Certain services collect location information, see Terms of Service for information about how to disable and for other details. Online services are subject to change at any time. Google Earth™ features will not be available after December 2020 on Model Year 2018 and older vehicles. See Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and other details at www.audiusa.com/audiconnect-privacy and www.audiusa.com/audiconnect-terms. The Wi-Fi hotspot feature is intended for passenger use only. See materials provided by wireless carrier for terms, privacy, data security details. Returning devices connect automatically and use plan data unless hotspot is removed from device settings. 4G LTE not available in all areas.

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