The Audi R8 will be available in 3 versions.
- R8 -V8 coupe version at Rs. 1.34 crore
- R8 – V10 at Rs. 1.57 crore
- R8 -V10 Spyder at Rs. 1.73 crore
As earlier, the new R8 will come in two engine options, the 430PS V8 and the 525PS V10 engine which has now been mated to a newly developed seven-speed S tronic gear box which was a 6 speed clutch R-tronic earlier, the company says with this new gear box the acceleration has improved marginally and betters the 0 to 100kmph slightly. The new car drives on 18 and 19 inch alloy wheels.
There is no significant changes in the way the car looks now however the 2013 R8 gets an all new LED headlights and rear lights which is standard across the variants, has redesigned diffuser with large round tail pipes, also boasts of rear lights are incorporated with dynamic turn signals, which run from the inside out in the direction the car is headed too this is first of its kind to be seen on any car.
On the interiors you have the optional honeycomb-quilted Nappa leather package, with quilted seat covers and door liner inserts.
Audi which has been aggressive in the Indian luxury car market says 2013 is a very critical year for them to grow and stand above all with a wide product lineup and also to position them self in the super sports car market in India.