Audi R8 Spyder | R8 Range | Audi UK

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Pure super sports car experience

A breathtaking experience awaits you in the Audi R8 Spyder- especially when the roof is down. Feel and hear the power of the V10 mid-engine, which generates up to 620 PS and has maximum torque of 580 Nm depending upon the model chosen.

Update on delivery times

Like many other manufacturers and other sectors of industry, we are experiencing some supply chain issues and a few of our components are in short supply, in particular those relating to semi-conductor chips, which have reduced our production capacity. This means delivery times for some of our model lines are longer than we would normally expect. Please be assured we are working hard to deliver your chosen vehicle as quickly as possible and your local Audi Centre will keep you up to date with what’s happening. If you are experiencing difficulties due to the delay, please don’t hesitate to contact your Audi Centre who will work with you to find the best solution, and can advise on the limited supply of new cars which are available from stock. We also have a wide variety of Approved Used cars available for you to browse online.


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The above performance data relates to the Audi R8 Spyder V10 Performance quattro S tronic.


The heart of the vehicle – the V10 engine

The naturally aspirated V10 engine is located directly behind the passenger compartment. Its 5.2-litre FSI generates 570PS in the V10 Performance RWD or up to 620 PS in the V10 Performance quattro, which sprints from 0-62mph in 3.2 seconds.

And thanks to the mid-engine concept with a low centre of gravity, it has a balanced weight distribution, enabling high speeds even when cornering. Plus, the power steering provides intensive contact to the road.

Explore trim levels

The R8 Spyder is available in different versions, known as trim levels. These allow you to choose a version that reflects your preferred styling, driving experience and equipment level.

Emotional design

It pays to drive the Audi R8 Spyder with the hood down. An electrohydraulic drive folds the hood under a carbon-fibre-reinforced polymer lid in just 20 seconds and at speeds of up to 30 mph. It’s just as easy to retract and extend the rear wind deflector at the push of a button.

Combine this with wheel arches that exude power, flattened grooves over the Singleframe, the end-to-end air vent grille at the rear, gloss black 19-inch alloy wheels as standard and the oval exhaust tailpipes - and you’ve got one seriously dynamic vehicle.


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Exclusive and sporty interior

In the Audi R8 Spyder, you take a seat in R8 Super Sports seats with upholstery in fine Nappa leather. The standard R8 3-spoke flat bottomed sports leather steering wheel with multifunction plus and two control assistant programs give you full control of the vehicle.

Upgrade to the V10 Performance RWD Edition for enhanced interior specification, including carbon fibre upper inlays surrounding the air vents, sporty diamond stitched front seats and a high performance Bang and Olufsen sound system.


Beauty and brains

When it comes to infotainment with the Audi R8 Spyder you benefit from the 12.3 inch high resolution Audi Virtual Cockpit, as well as the MMI Navigation plus with MMI touch. The MMI touch interface recognises your handwriting: you can input characters and scroll and zoom with your fingers. Alternatively, you can control the MMI using the voice control system.

The driver assistance technologies* including Parking System Plus front and rear, rear-view camera and Advanced key all work to ensure each journey in the R8 Coupe is as smooth as it is exhilarating.


Unlock your Audi world

With sophisticated information and entertainment functions, Audi Connect* takes convenience and driving enjoyment to a new level.

Audi Connect features and services are available within your car’s Infotainment system, with additional remote features available through the myAudi* app. This includes features such as remote lock and unlock, parking location tracker and real-time vehicle information, if your vehicle is equipped*.

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