2018 Audi R8 Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission7-speed automated manual7-speed automated manual7-speed automated manual
Drive Trainall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
CylindersV10V10V10
Combined MPG171717
Total Seating222
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typeall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
Front, center and rear limited slip differentialyesyesyes
Transmission7-speed automated manual7-speed automated manual7-speed automated manual

Fuel & MPG

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)14/22 mpg14/22 mpg14/22 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)295.4/464.2 mi.306.6/481.8 mi.270.2/424.6 mi.
Fuel tank capacity21.1 gal.21.9 gal.19.3 gal.
Combined MPG171717
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)

Engine

Starting MSRP: $177,100
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Starting MSRP: $194,400
cylinder deactivation yesyesyes
Torque398 ft-lbs. @ 6500 rpm398 ft-lbs. @ 6500 rpm413 ft-lbs. @ 6500 rpm
Base engine size5.2 L5.2 L5.2 L
Horsepower540 hp @ 7800 rpm540 hp @ 7800 rpm610 hp @ 8250 rpm
Turning circle36.7 ft.36.7 ft.36.7 ft.
Valves404040
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
direct injection yesyesyes
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
CylindersV10V10V10

Safety

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
post-collision safety system yesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm system yesyesyes
traction control yesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
daytime running lights yesyesyes
tire pressure monitoring yesyesyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyesyesno
engine immobilizer yesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation yesyesyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
LED headlampyesyesyes
Emergency braking assist yesyesyes
stability control yesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes

Packages

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
Carbon Interior Packageyesyesno
Carbon Exterior Packageyesyesno
Black Optic Packageyesyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
USB connection yesyesyes
13 total speakersyesyesno
Bang & Olufsen premium brand speakersyesyesno
memory card slot yesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio input yesyesyes
1 subwoofer(s)yesyesno
satellite radio w/real time traffic satellite radioyesyesyes
550 watts stereo outputyesyesno
speed sensitive volume control yesyesyes
3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyesyesyes
140 watts stereo outputnonoyes
5 total speakersnonoyes

Comfort & Convenience

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
front door pocketsyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesyes
front and rear parking sensors yesyesyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)yesyesyes
front seatback storage yesyesyes
rear view camera yesyesyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
Sun sensor yesyesyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryesyesyes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
keyless ignition yesyesyes
turn signal in mirrors yesyesyes
leather and alloy steering wheelyesnono
interior air filtration yesyesyes
cruise control yesyesyes
electric power steering yesyesyes
front cupholdersyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
leather steering wheelnoyesyes

Power Feature

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
hands-free entry yesyesyes
2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Interior Options

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
Contrast Stitchingyesyesyes
USB Cablesyesyesyes
Audi Guard All-Weather Floor Matsyesyesyes
Diamond Stitch Full Leather Packageyesyesno
Full Leather Packageyesyesyes
Audi First Aid Kityesyesyes
Bang & Olufsen Sound Systemnonoyes
Diamond Stitch Leather Package with Sport Seatsnonoyes

Instrumentation

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
compass yesyesyes
tachometer yesyesyes
external temperature display yesyesyes
clock yesyesyes
trip computer yesyesyes

Front Seats

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
multi-level heating driver seatyesyesyes
sport front seatsyesyesyes
14 -way power passenger seatyesnono
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar support yesyesno
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
Front leg room41.0 in.nono
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support yesyesno
premium leather yesyesyes
Front head room38.5 in.38.5 in.38.5 in.
Front shoulder room54.8 in.55.1 in.59.1 in.
14 -way power driver seatyesnono
driver seat thigh extension yesyesno
multi-level heating passenger seatyesyesyes
10 -way power driver seatnoyesno
10 -way power passenger seatnoyesno
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentnonoyes
2 -way power driver seatnonoyes
2 -way power passenger seatnonoyes
2 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsnonoyes

Rear Seats

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
Rear leg roomno40.9 in.40.9 in.

Exterior Options

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
20" Wheel Packageyesyesyes
Red Brake Calipersyesyesno
LED Headlights w/Audi Laser Lightyesyesno
Paint ProtectionFront BumperFront BumperFront Bumper
Delete Front License Plate Holderyesyesyes

Measurements

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
Maximum cargo capacity4.0 cu.ft.8.0 cu.ft.8.0 cu.ft.
Length174.3 in.174.3 in.174.3 in.
Curb weight3957 lbs.3649 lbs.3572 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place4.0 cu.ft.8.0 cu.ft.8.0 cu.ft.
Height49.0 in.48.8 in.48.8 in.
Wheel base104.3 in.104.3 in.104.3 in.
Width76.4 in.76.4 in.76.4 in.

Colors

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
Exterior Colors
  • Ara Blue Crystal Effect
  • Camouflage Green Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Dynamite Red
  • Ibis White
  • Suzuka Gray Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Vegas Yellow
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Camouflage Green Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Suzuka Gray Metallic
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Ara Blue Crystal Effect
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Vegas Yellow
  • Dynamite Red
  • Ibis White
  • Camouflage Green Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Suzuka Gray Metallic
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Camouflage Green Matte
  • Ara Blue Crystal Effect
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Vegas Yellow
  • Dynamite Red
  • Ibis White
Interior Colors
  • Express Red, premium leather
  • Vermont Brown, premium leather
  • Black/Express Red Stitching, premium leather
  • Black/Ara Blue Stitching, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Black/Vegas Yellow Stitching, premium leather
  • Rotor Gray, premium leather
  • Black/Silver Stitching, premium leather
  • Express Red, premium leather
  • Vermont Brown, premium leather
  • Black/Express Red Stitching, premium leather
  • Black/Ara Blue Stitching, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Black/Vegas Yellow Stitching, premium leather
  • Rotor Gray, premium leather
  • Black/Silver Stitching, premium leather
  • Express Red, premium leather
  • Vermont Brown, premium leather
  • Black/Express Red Stitching, premium leather
  • Black/Ara Blue Stitching, premium leather
  • Black, premium leather
  • Black/Vegas Yellow Stitching, premium leather
  • Rotor Gray, premium leather
  • Black/Silver Stitching, premium leather

Tires & Wheels

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
19 in. wheelsyesyesyes
painted alloy wheelsyesyesyes
Performance tiresyesyesyes
295/35R19 tiresyesyesyes

Suspension

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

Starting MSRP: $177,100
Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
Free Maintenance1 yr./ 10000 mi.1 yr./ 10000 mi.1 yr./ 10000 mi.
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Inventory

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Starting MSRP: $164,900
Starting MSRP: $194,400
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