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The new Audi R8 Coupé V10 RWS.

R8 Coupé V10 RWS

Break out.
The new Audi R8 Coupé V10 RWS.

Maximum performance. Breathtaking sound. Exclusive limitation. The new Audi R8 Coupé V10 RWS leaves what you know behind and breaks with traditions: for the first time in the history of Audi Sport, we rely on a pure rear-wheel drive. This gives power a new perspective, a new dimension and you a unique driving experience: the Audi R8 V10 Rear Wheel Series is limited to 999 cars worldwide.

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R8 Coupé V10 5.2 FSI RWS 397 kW S tronic
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  • Made for purists – the Audi R8 V10 RWS with mid-mounted V10 engine and rear-wheel drive.

  • Whether on straight roads, in curves or at high speed, the Audi R8 Coupé V10 RWS offers breathtaking driving pleasure and successfully brings the drive concept from R8-LMS racing cars onto the road.

  • Its sports outfit: Ibis white. Its distinguishing features: two-coloured side blades; the upper side blade is in metallic myth black, and the lower one is in the same colour as the car.

  • Highlighting the distinctive look: Front air intakes in matt titanium black.

  • The V10 cylinder engine is visible under the rear window.

  • The 540 hp V10 FSI engine with a true rear-wheel drive.

  • Bold proportions dominate the rear of the Audi R8 Coupé V10 RWS. However, overall, it has become 50 kilos lighter compared to the Audi R8 Coupé V10 with quattro drive.

  • The R8 V10 Rear Wheel Series is produced exclusively by hand in the R8 manufactory "Böllinger Höfe".

  • The sports seats in the interior are covered with leather and Alcantara. On request, we can also fit bucket seats.

  • The badge on the dashboard proves its exclusivity: the Audi R8 V10 rear wheel series is being offered with a limited edition of 999 cars.

Specifications R8 Coupé V10 RWS




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Spectacularly dynamic

Emphasises sportiness, enhances exclusivity: the decorative foliation with a sporty RWS strip design in Misano red - which matches the lacquer in Ibis white perfectly.

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Getting to the heart of performance

The interior, with a puristic and sporty open-wheel design, has been constructed to meet the driver's needs right down to the last detail; To ensure you have the optimum sitting position in fast corners as well, the standard R8 sports seats are equipped with distinctive seat side sections. Always under control: the optional R8 performance leather steering wheel, which raises precision to a new level. Everything important in front of you: all relevant driving data can be found on the 12.3'' Audi virtual cockpit right in front of your eyes.

The optional R8 performance leather steering wheel and the standard R8 sports seats intensify that feeling of racing in the Audi R8 Coupé V10 RWS on top.

The sound of power and freedom

The power of the 10-cylinder engine in the R8 Coupé V10 RWS is not only felt. It also spreads its message of freedom out loud - and this is unmistakable. The powerful sound of the sports exhaust system is highlighted with trapezoidal tailpipes.

Maximum Retail Price (MRP) excludes on road costs and any optional extras. On road costs are determined by the Authorised Audi Dealership. Contact your preferred dealership for details. Prices are subject to change without notice.