Audi's 4.2-liter V8 to Soldier on in Next-Gen R8 Coupe
Feb 27, 2014 11:03
Audi will reportedly drop a new 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 with more than 470-ponies for its new R8. According to an insider, Car&Driver magazine reports that the second generation R8 Coupe and Spyder models are due next year and will keep the 4.2 liter V8 as a base engine which will deliver more than 424hp as it does on the current model, and it will produce up to 444hp.
The 552hp (560PS) 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 featured in the RS7 Sportback is "too difficult to properly cool in a mid-engine configuration, so they're skipping that because Audi doesn't want something like that on a supercar like the R8.
Without proper care, the steering wheel can become a shell of what it once used to be as this is the part of the vehicle that you enter into contact with the most, by far. Unfortunately, most car owners tend to overlook care and maintenance when it comes to the steering wheel, only tending to cleaning and maintaining other parts of the car’s interior and its exterior. When neglected for too long, the wheel will peel, lose the smooth feel, and it will crack. Obviously, the only way to avoid this from happening is to not forget to pay attention to this essential component of the vehicle when it comes to cleaning and routine maintenance work. Read more
A stylish car creates a stellar impression in people’s minds. LED car lights can modify your car to bring out that astonishing look that you long craved for. Besides pimping your headlights, you can redefine your interior car area for less than five fours and only $50. Here is how LED lights can pimp your car out: Read more
There is no better feeling than passing your driving test. Insurance is not the first thing on your mind at this time, but it is something that any new driver needs to seriously consider. Insurance can be an enormous expense for first-time drivers so it is important to look for ways to reduce your premium. Read more