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Audi is returning to supercar segment with the introduction of the second generation R8. The sports car was unveiled during this year Geneva Motor Show and was very well received by the public. Now, the car is ready to meet its first clients, as the first deliveries will start at the end of this summer.
 
AutoExpress journalists had the chance to test the car already on a circuit. The test concludes that the new generation R8 is similar with an Audi TTon the road and a real beast on the circuit, where you dont need to be a pilot to handle it.

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  1. 2008 Audi R8 V12 TDI Concept

    Engine: V12 TDI, Power: 372.9 kw / 500 bhp, Torque: 1000 nm / 737.6 ft lbs
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    Engine: V8 w/Dry Sump Lubrication, Power: 313.2 kw / 420 bhp @ 7800 rpm, Torque: 430 nm / 317.2 ft lbs @ 4500 rpm
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