Posted by admin at 22 April 2013, at 18 : 39 PM
Car of the day – 2013 Audi R8 430 hp 4.2-liter V8 FSI Black 1920×1080 HD
This black exterior color Audi R8 is powered by a 4.2-liter DOHC 32-valve V8 engine which produces 430 hp (316 kW) and torque of 317 lbs-ft (430 Nm). The car can do a quarter mile in 12.8 seconds. It features a mid-engine.
We’ve introduced this stunning Audi model before. Basically, the 2012 year model has the same engine. We’ve introduced both versions of this R8 model. The less powerful model comes with a 4.2-liter V8 engine. The more powerful model comes with a 5.2-liter V10 engine. Both version engines are pretty decent, and it depends on you if you want to get a less powerful model, or you want to get a more powerful model. Either way both versions are powerful and fast, and both versions goes for more than 100,000 USD ($) each.
The less powerful 4.2-liter version comes with a 6-speed manual transmission. The more powerful 5.2-liter version comes with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic with manual shifting mode transmission. Both features the same 4-wheel drive systems. Both features the same 2-passenger and 2-door types.
The more powerful version is also more heavier. The curb weight of the 4.2-liter model is 3500 lbs (1588 kg). 5.2-liter model’s curb weight is 3900 lbs (1769 kg). Wheelbase is 104.3 inches (2649 mm), the same for both versions. Car’s body length is 174.8 inches (4440 mm), and it’s the same for both versions. Width of the less powerful model is 75 inches (1905 mm), while the more powerful model’s is 0.9 inches (23 mm) wider. The height of both versions is a little different as well. V8 height is 49 inches (1245 mm). V10 height is 49.3 inches (1252 mm).
The price for a 2013 Audi R8 4.2-liter goes for about 120,000 USD ($). Price for a 2013 Audi R8 5.2-liter goes for about 135,000 USD ($).