Identifying your location...

Are you from Mumbai?

Yes No

Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again. Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password

Please tell us your city

Knowing your city helps us provide relevant content for you

No city match.

Audi unveils R8 China edition

Dec 07 2012 by
1964 View(s)
Audi unveils R8 China edition

Audi has unveiled a limited edition of its flagship car, the R8, that will be on sale only in China. Most of the changes to this People’s Republic special edition are cosmetic and Audi confirms that the production will be limited to 30 units.   

Audi is offering this model in three exclusive colours Malibu Blue, Suzuka Grey and Cool Nordic Gold. These paint schemes have been complemented by contrasting colour side blades, carbon-fibre rear wing and 19-inch alloy wheels.

Inside, the cabin is being offered with the option of Alacantra or leather trim, an Alacantra steering wheel and body coloured accents. The German automaker has individually numbered each vehicle on the gear knob, but this being China, they have left out all numbers with four to respect the cultural habits of the people.

Under the hood, Audi has retained the 5.2-litre V10 engine that produces 525bhp and 530Nm of torque. Power is transmitted to the wheels via an R-tronic six-speed gearbox and Audi’s patented Quattro four-wheel drive system.

While the colour and interior trim are currently only for the special China edition, we can expect that Audi will offer all the trappings as optional fittings for the R8 in the future.  


Tags: Audi,Audi R8,R8,Audi R8 China Edition

Related News


Popular Videos

Audi R8 V10 Plus First Impressions

Team PD was in Bengaluru for the launch of the ...


Audi A4 First Impression

The 9th generation Audi A4 is all set to launch...

  • Upcoming Cars

Honda Accord Honda Accord

25 October 2016

₹ 25L - 30L

Toyota New Fortuner Toyota New Fortuner

7 November 2016

₹ 25L - 30L

Hyundai Tucson Hyundai Tucson

14 November 2016

₹ 18L - 24L

Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS 1.0 Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS 1.0

October 2016

₹ 7.80L - 8.50L

Volvo New V40 Volvo New V40

October 2016

₹ 25L - 30L

All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts 1800 2090 230 Toll free