2021 Audi R8 Spyder: Features | Audi USA

No ceilings.

Strap yourself in for the breathtaking performance of the Audi R8 V10 Spyder. Its driver-focused interior and heightened aural experience truly come to life when the top is down for an even sportier driving experience. Starting at $154,900.*

The definition of exhilaration.

This is the track-inspired performance you are seeking. This is the rear-wheel drive Audi R8 Spyder. Every component and detail, right down to its tapered design and lighter RWD chassis have been meticulously crafted to deliver an exhilarating drive. There is no substitute for this kind of performance.

Performance specifications (V10 performance)

Horsepower

602

hp

Top track speed

204

mph

Top track speed electronically limited in U.S.
Obey all speed and traffic laws.

0-60 mph

3.3

seconds

Always obey all speed and traffic laws.

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Side profile of the Audi R8 Spyder.

A striking body of work.

Underscoring its sporty character is razor-sharp exterior styling that’s synonymous with the R8 Spyder. Its aggressive bumpers, darkened headlights, and flat slits in the hood are reminiscent of the Audi Sport quattro® brand icon—all of which complement the acoustic folding roof.

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18-way power sport seats in the Audi R8 Spyder.

Intentional design.

Put yourself at the helm of exhilaration and strap yourself in. At the heart of this driver-centric cockpit is the flat-bottom sport steering wheel with shift paddles and satellite buttons, giving you the ability to customize the Audi R8 V10 Spyder to your driving style.

R8 Coupe shown.

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Audi virtual cockpit digital 12.3-inch display.

Audi virtual cockpit.

The standard Audi virtual cockpit is a fully digital 12.3-inch instrument display that allows the driver to customize information such as audio and available navigation, offering Classic and Infotainment modes as well as a Google Earth™ view. The R8 Spyder 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 temperature.

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Audi Silvercar fleet range.
Only drive and park where permitted. See owner's manual for important information regarding off-pavement use.

7 Silvercar Rental Days at No Charge

You can get 7 Silvercar by Audi rental days at no additional charge when you purchase or lease a new Audi vehicle, 2019 model year or newer. Limitations apply.*

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Only drive and park where permitted. See owner's manual for important information regarding off-pavement use.

Gallery

Design is in the details. Explore the R8 Spyder in the extended gallery.

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  • Front profile of the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Three-quarter rear-view of the Audi R8 Spyder driving on the road.

  • Side profile of the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Rear-view of the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Side profile of the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Side profile of the Audi R8 Spyder parked.

  • Front profile of the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Rear-view of the Audi R8 Spyder parked.

  • Rear-view of the Audi R8 Spyder exhaust.

  • Engine vent cover trim in Carbon Sigma in the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • LED taillights with dynamic turn signals.

  • Illuminated door sills on the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Monoposto cockpit design in the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control system.

  • Leather seats in the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Audi MMI® touch controller with handwriting recognition. Available High-gloss Carbon Sigma inlays. Always pay careful attention to the road, and do not drive while distracted. See Owner’s Manual for further details and important limitations. 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

  • View of the Audi R8 Spyder headlights. 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.

  • LED taillights with dynamic turn signals.

  • Close up of the Bang & Olufsen® Sound System in the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Side profile of the Audi R8 Spyder.

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