When it comes to luxury cars, there’s no denying that Audi will always make it to the top of the list alongside its German competitors Mercedes-Benz and BMW. The three manufacturers paved the way for luxury cars in the 20th Century.
Audi’s 2020 R8 is a hot topic amongst luxury car enthusiasts all over the world. Its predecessors were much-loved, so it’s no surprise that Audi fanatics were eagerly waiting for its release.
Prior to its launch, the manufacturer teased fans on auto shows all over the globe. Since the 2019 version wasn’t launched in the US, Americans are pumped for that the 2020 R8 will making its way on to US roads.
Let’s take a look at what makes the new R8 such a great vehicle:
1. It’s Hand Built
That’s right, the latest edition of Audi R8 comes is delivered right from its manufacturing facility in Germany. A total of 241 technicians measure and assemble the vehicle manually.
The company still uses robotics in the manufacturing process to ensure that quality isn’t compromised and that safety standards are being met, however, a majority of the tasks are done by hand.
2. It Still Has A V10
If you thought that the beloved V10 isn’t around anymore, you’re wrong! The 2020 Audi R8 is one of 2 production cars that continue to use a V10 engine like the Lamborghini Huracan.
The new Audi R8 boasts a V10 that is assembled by hand and has 562 horsepower.
1. Exquisite Interiors
Some of the modern luxury cars go a little crazy with heavy-duty touch screens but the R8 keeps things simple but classy. Its interiors are made of chic leather and also have a classic gauge cluster that enhances the driving experience.
The car comes with voice-command options and a steering wheel that contains dials and controls.
2. A Maximum Speed of 200mph
The Audi R8 has 4 trims, all of which can reach a maximum speed of 200mph. Its more sporty trims such as the Performance Spyder and the Performance Coupe can go even faster.
If you love the Audi R8 as much as we do, check out the Audi R8s we offer. Those who enjoy speed can try our Audi R8 Spyder and whizz through the glamorous streets of Las Vegas in pure style!