MTM Audi R8R

September 20, 2008

MTM, car tuner from Germany, has tuned the Audi R8 with a supercharger package in order for the supercar to produce 552 bhp at 7,750 rpm and 428 lb-ft of torque at 5,500 rpm from the 4.2-liter V8 engine.

With the increase of power, the MTM Audi R8R accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.9 seconds with the top speed of 187 mph.

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O.CT Tuning Audi R8 and RS6 Avant

September 14, 2008

O.CT Tuning, Audi tuning specialist from Austria, has released their tuning package for the Audi R8 supercar and the RS6 Avant Station Wagon.

The O.CT Tuning Audi R8 is equipped with custom exhaust system which consists of special ODB port hook up and intake and exhaust components to increase the performance of the supercar. The 4.2-liter V8 engine now able to produce 446 hp (332 kW) and maximum torque of 450 Nm, an increase of 26 hp (19 kW) and 20 Nm from the stock engine.

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Audi R8 GT3 Race Version

August 27, 2008

Audi has announced that it will offer a racing sports car specifically developed for customers in the form of GT3 version of the Audi R8. The Audi R8 GT3 version is able to produce 500 hp and will be available from autumn 2009.

According to Head of Audi Motorsport Dr Wolfgang Ullrich, the R8 is the first production Audi bearing the name and genes of a successful racing sportscar and is therefore an excellent base from which to build up their first big customer sport program.

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