The new version is the second generation of the famous supercar 2018-2019 Audi R8, is now convertible. Premiere already took place in March 16 of the year in New York at the World Motor Show.
Just a year ago, the premiere of the version in the coupe, and now the body roadster with a folding soft-top. A feature of the entire P8 line is considered to build each model manually, hence the considerable costs per copy.
Spider 8th has become a headache for other manufacturers of supercars, because he has created serious competition for the McLaren 650S Spider and the Ferrari 488 the Spider . About everything in detail.
What has changed in appearance 2018-2019 Audi R8
As for appearance, in this regard, especially, nothing has changed, it’s all the same familiar look of the R8 – Coupe . Is that a change of the engine compartment lid (for the coupe version roof flows smoothly into the rear part, while the Roadster has a separate cover with ventilation slots) and the actual roof itself, because now it is a roadster.
Eight Roof became the tissue and formed by means of electric drives, by the way, to fold or raise the roof takes only 20 seconds, while even performed at a speed not exceeding 50 km / h.
The weight of the roof is only 44 kg.
Everything else is the same 2018-2019 Audi spider – a small clearance, the original air intakes, massive rear end, and others.
Salon roadster 2018-2019 Audi R8 Spyder V10
Developers do not have to invent something new, interior borrowed from the previous version, almost one to one. Unless you can recall what the German equipping offer Autobody.
As with the coupe, the cabin is installed a virtual panel with a large enough screen to 12 inches, which also acts as a monitor on-board computer.
This same information is displayed on the testimony of all the sensors and instruments. In addition to the monitor displays information from the navigator, multimedia systems and audio systems.
Supercar is bound to have a multifunctional steering wheel, and it is present (in braided soft leather). For my money 2018-2019 Audi boasts adaptive tuning sports seats, climate – control on front and back, covered with leather interior, inserts made of carbon fiber and aluminum, and even control the sound of the exhaust system.
For a fee option will be available in the form of seats – bucket, modern acoustics system (as many as 13 active speakers) is the default audio speakers in the headrests, laser lights, and leather with a diamond pattern on the seats.
One of the chips 2018-2019 Audi R8 – a function call on the phone hands-free, which is mounted in the seat belt. With interior like everything is clear, move on to the engine.
Dimensions of the 2018-2019 Audi R8 Spyder convertible
- trends length is 4 meters 42 cm;
- width 1 m 94 cm without mirrors and 2 m to 3 cm with mirrors;
- height corresponding to 1 m 24 cm
- wheelbase of 2 m 65 cm;
- clearance on standard disks with a radius of 19 – 105 mm.
Technical characteristics of the 2018-2019 Audi R8 Spyder
As for the roadster platform, it is, like, old coupe built on the 2018-2019 Audi Space Frame platform, and is 80 per cent of aluminum alloy and 20 percent of carbon, while the body became stiffer and stronger than, for example, torsional body exceeds last version 2 times.
In the coupe version was 2 power units, have the roadster is only one offer. They became the engine of 5.2-liter petrol V10 with a maximum power of 540 horses and 540 Nm of torque.
The engine is paired with a robot in 7 steps S Tronic, and 2nd clutch discs. Quattro all-wheel drive system provides. 2018-2019 Audi R8 with this engine has to disperse hundreds – 3.6 sec, and up to two hundred roadster accelerates in 11, 8 seconds. Top speed is 318 km / h.
As an option, the buyer will be available KERAMA – Carbone brakes and wheels larger radius – 20 inches.
In principle, even on technical parameters is the same as the coupe, but with a soft top, left to talk about the size and price.
Price 2018-2019 Audi R8 Spyder V10
Sales are planned in late spring or early summer (probably mid-April and mid-May), both in Russia and in the European market. The cost of new items is impressive – from 180 thousand euros..
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