Audi has announced their fastest production convertible to date, the Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus and the car comes with a 5.2 litre naturally aspirated v10 engine that produces a massive 610 horsepower.
The new Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus has a top speed for 203.8 miles per hour (328 km/h) and a 0 to 62 miles per hour time of just 3.3 seconds.
The Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus completes the R8 model line,” said Stephan Winkelmann, Managing Director of Audi Sport GmbH. “The Spyder is now also available as a 610 hp top version in addition to the Coupé. It benefits from our many years of experience in motorsport and combines breathtaking dynamics with the emotion of an open-top sports car.”
Incredibly high revving up to 8,700 rpm, lightning-quick responsiveness and an awe-inspiring, voluminous sound – the V10 mid-engine is an object of fascination. With 449 kW (610 hp) and maximum torque of 560 Newton meters at 6,500 revolutions per minute, it is the most powerful series-production engine from the brand with the four rings. Compared with the Audi R8 Spyder V10 (combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 11.7 [20.1 mpg] combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 277 [445.8 g/mi]), the naturally aspirated 5.2 FSI engine, with a high 12.7:1 compression ratio in the plus version, features a 52 kW (70 hp) boost in performance.
Audi are now taking orders on their new Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus and the first cars will be delivered thi summer, if you want one it is going to set you back at least €207,500, you can find out more information at the link below.
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