2013 Audi R8 Features and Tech Detailed in Video

Stephen Elmer
by Stephen Elmer

It is definitely not easy to put together a car like the Audi R8, and to show off exactly what is involved, Audi has released a video that focuses step-by-step on the production of the German super car.

The top trim R8 offers you a 5.2-liter V10 engine with 522-hp and 398 lb-ft of torque, capable of making the run from 0-60 mph in just under four seconds. New for 2013 is a dual-clutch transmission setup, as well as a new trim line called R8 V10 Plus edition.

The video shows the extensive testing that the cars go through before being deemed fit to carry the Audi R8 badge.

So what exactly does it take to be the 2013 Audi R8? Find out in the video below.

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Stephen Elmer
Stephen Elmer

Stephen covers all of the day-to-day events of the industry as the News Editor at AutoGuide, along with being the AG truck expert. His truck knowledge comes from working long days on the woodlot with pickups and driving straight trucks professionally. When not at his desk, Steve can be found playing his bass or riding his snowmobile or Sea-Doo. Find Stephen on <A title="@Selmer07 on Twitter" href="http://www.twitter.com/selmer07">Twitter</A> and <A title="Stephen on Google+" href="http://plus.google.com/117833131531784822251?rel=author">Google+</A>

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