2017 edition of Audi R8 V10 Plus is Volkswagen’s most expensive auto

2017 edition of Audi R8 V10 Plus is Volkswagen’s most expensive auto

Reviews for the 2017 Audi R8 have been very positive. Officially, the latest R8 V10 Plus is the most expensive vehicle manufactured by Volkswagen with a starting price of $190,000. For additional features, you need to spend another $10,000 or so. 2017 Audi R8 is expensive but it has a lot to offer to car lovers. Audi R8 2017 offers strong performance, style, comfortable ride and impressive power to driver.

The latest Audi R8 V10 Plus comes with V-10 that provides 610 horsepower and 413 pound-feet of torque. Ceramic brakes are part of the default configuration of the vehicle. By spending little more than $200,000, sports car enthusiasts can have the full 2017 RB V10 Plus package, which includes red paint, premium leather interior and cool wheels.

In terms of high-tech engineering, two elements stand out. Firstly, the launch control and adjustable driving modes. The previous R8 model was 100 pounds heavier than the current model. This time, the Audi engineers had included affixed rear wing that applies 220 pounds of extra downforce on the real axle and increased stability.

“All of these advancements [...] made it possible for a novice like me to navigate the banked turns of Daytona International Speedway at 183 miles per hour”, said Bloomberg’s Matthew Miller.

All the journalists who saw the 2017 R8 Audi said that the model has a lot in common with the Lamborghini Huracán. The main difference is in price as the Huracán makes buyers to shell out $50,000 extra.

Both the vehicles are dependent on 5.2-liter V10 powerhouse and sport an identical seven-speed dual clutch. Both cars have the ability to reach 60 mph in around 3 seconds. The Audi R8 is more spacious that the Lamborghini.

The revamped design contributes to bigger space. The Audi R8 is more affordable than the Huracán and also feels more luxurious on the inside.


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