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Audi celebrates the victory at Le Mans with a limited edition R8

Audi has launched a limited edition of the R8, the V8 version, designed to celebrate the tenth victory in the race at Le Mans.

It took only two weeks for Audi to properly honor his victory in Le Mans, where R18 has managed a landslide victory over rivals from Peugeot. The Germans decided to celebrate success as they know better, that is a special type.

Marcel Fässler, Andre Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer, pilots of R18 TDI R8 boast a V8 Limited Edition, which is distinguished by means of interior and exterior accessories.

Sport was painted in titanium, has adopted a series of 19-inch wheels with a design similar to those encountered stronger brother R8 GT and received a package with carbon fiber elements, including a motor housing. Behind the black rims painted red calipers hiding to contrast better.

For the interior, the Germans went all the idea of ​​carbon fiber inserts, combined with Nappa leather seats, red stitching and a number of new optional Audi Magnetic Ride, Audi Music Interface, satellite navigation and audio system Bang & Olufsen.

Under bodywork lies the same 4.2-liter V8 engine, 430 horsepower, assisted by an R-Tronic box. Sprint from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.6 seconds, top speed is estimated at 301 km / h.

Special edition dedicated to the tenth of victories in Le Mans, will be extremely limited, Audi will produce only 100 units, which will arrive just in Britain, with a price of 104.800 euros.

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