At the auto show in Los Angeles debut 2018-2019 Audi R8 competition – a special version of the R8 supercar, intended for sale in the United States. It is not known whether the car is available in the European market. The manufacturer claims that the new product is the closest “relative” modified R8 LMS ultra, shone in the famous endurance race “24 Hours Nürburgring” and “24 Hours of Daytona.”
2018-2019 Audi R8 competition have provided the distinctive details of matte carbon. These include a rear spoiler, front bumper splitter, diffuser, mirror housings and side plates. Elements aerodynamic body kit carbon fiber slightly reduced curb weight and increased downforce. 19-inch alloy wheels with gloss black shade and sports tires with low profile provide vehicle road contact. For florid-spoke cast visible red calipers brake system with ceramic discs.
The luxurious interior is replete with carbon, in particular, the material used in the decoration of the center console and door panels. Thresholds are illuminated lettering adorns the “R8 competition”, that the driver accidentally forgot about the exclusivity of the car. In North America, the lucky owners will be only 60. That’s the number of supercars special series scheduled to be released in the 2018-2019 Audi factory in Neckarsulm (Germany).
Novelty is equipped with a motor V10 FSI volume of 5.2 liters, generating 570 horsepower. The engine is mated to a 7-speed robotic gearbox S Tronic. Also, the motor makes a special exhaust system, giving out their presence extremity of a pipe with a glossy black color. From zero to 60 miles per hour (96 km / h) supercar can accelerate in 3.2 seconds and achieve a result in the maximum speed of 320 kilometers per hour.
Hardly powerplant 2018-2019 Audi R8 competition will experience the most severe load like accounted for R8 LMS engine. Motor supercar, who participated in endurance racing, has proven its reliability and claimed the first service after about 13,000 miles. According to 2018-2019 Audi, the engines rivals needed something much earlier.