Limited to just 999 models worldwide, the new Audi R8 V10 RWS is an exciting addition to the range. All vehicles will be exclusively rear wheel drive (RWS standing for Rear Wheel Series) and will be hand built at the exclusive Böllinger Höfe R8 factory near the man Neckarsulm site that produces A4-A8 models.
This latest model arrives lighter than the non RWS vehicles, and was available to order from Friday, 15th September. So, if you're keen on becoming just one of 999 people in the world to take home this exquisite vehicle, you'll need to move fast.
Available in both Coupe and Spyder models, the design is finished with matt black grilles and air apertures at the front and rear. The upper side blade on the Coupe model is finished in striking black gloss. 19 inch, cast aluminium wheels, finished in black, will be fitted to the R8 V10 RWS as standard.
Inside the vehicle you'll feel right at home with leather and Alcantara sports seats, the highest quality materials within the cabin and a numbered embelm on the dashboard, displaying your personal model number.
Beneath the bonnet the mid mounted V10 produces 540PS, and delivers its peak torque of 540Nm at 6,500rpm. The 5.2 litre petrol engine propels the vehicle to 62mph in just 3.7 seconds, or 3.8 if you opt for the Spyder.
Stephan Winkelmann, CEO of Audi Sport GmBH commented; "The R8 V10 RWS is made for purists. A limited edition special model for customers with an apprecaition for essential driving enjoyment, the R8 V10 RWS is an absolutely exclusive offer. With its mid-mounted V10 engine and rear-wheel drive, it successfully brings the driving concept of our R8 LMS racing car to the streets."
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