2021 Audi R8 Coupe | Features | Audi USA

A legendary sports car to own.

Born on the racetrack, the Audi R8 Coupe brings the racing-tuned performance you’re seeking with uncompromised styling. This is your opportunity to enjoy the exhilarating performance that lies within. Starting at $142,700.*

There is no other.

This is the track-inspired performance you are seeking. This is the rear-wheel drive Audi R8 Coupe. Every component and detail, right down to its tapered design and lighter RWD chassis, have been meticulously crafted to deliver an exhilarating drive. There is no substitute for this kind of performance.

Performance specifications (V10 performance)

Horsepower

602

hp

Top track speed

205

mph

Top track speed electronically limited in U.S.
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0-60 mph

3.2

seconds

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Front profile Audi R8 Coupe driving on the road.

Sharp, fast, exotic.

Embodying its motorsport DNA and powerful performance, the honed exterior of the R8 Coupe is expressed through its front and rear bumpers, side skirts, and darkened headlights. Meanwhile, its wide front grille to its signature Audi Sport oval exhaust outlets firmly set it apart from the rest.

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Multifunction steering wheel in the Audi R8 Coupe.

Racing station.

Put yourself at the helm of exhilaration and strap yourself in. At the heart of this driver-centric cockpit is the flat-bottom sport steering wheel with shift paddles and satellite buttons, giving you the ability to customize the Audi R8 V10 Coupe to your driving style.

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Audi virtual cockpit with 12.3-inch instrument display and Google Earth™ navigation.

Stay connected to the journey.

The Audi virtual cockpit is a fully digital 12.3-inch instrument display that allows the driver to customize information such as navigation and audio, offering Classic and Infotainment modes as well as a Google Earth™ view. The R8 Coupe has a third option: Sport mode, which displays a large, central tachometer and performance statistics, such as a lap timer, horsepower and torque gauge, G-meter, tire pressures and temperature.

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Audi Silvercar fleet range.
Only drive and park where permitted. See owner's manual for important information regarding off-pavement use.

7 Silvercar Rental Days at No Charge

You can get 7 Silvercar by Audi rental days at no additional charge when you purchase or lease a new Audi vehicle, 2019 model year or newer. Limitations apply.*

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Only drive and park where permitted. See owner's manual for important information regarding off-pavement use.

Gallery

Design is in the details. Explore the R8 Coupe in the extended gallery.

Rear-view of the Audi R8 Coupe driving on the road.
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  • Side view of the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • Rear-view of the Audi R8 Coupe parked on the road.

  • Side profile of the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • Bird's-eye view of the Audi R8 Coupe on the road.

  • Three-quarter front profile of the Audi R8 Coupe carving a corner.

  • Three-quarter rear-view of the Audi R8 Coupe driving on the road.

  • Front profile of the Audi R8 Coupe parked on the road.

  • Three-quarter front profile of the Audi R8 Coupe carving a corner.

  • Side profile of the Carbon fiber exterior package on the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • Front profile of the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • Close up of the exhaust on the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • LED headlights on the Audi R8 Coupe. Available on the R8 V10 and standard on V10 performance models, full LED headlights with Audi laser light technology help you see things clearer. When conditions permit, the Audi laser light modules activate, helping increase sight range. In addition, visual distinction is provided by a blue structure within the headlights and dynamic turn signals. European model shown.

  • 20-inch 10-spoke-Y design wheels on the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • Monoposto cockpit design in the Audi R8 Spyder.

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control system.

  • Multifunction steering wheel in the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • R8 badging on the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • Audi MMI® touch controller with handwriting recognition.

  • Close up of the Bang & Olufsen® Sound System in the Audi R8 Coupe. Designed specifically for the Audi R8, the Bang & Olufsen® Sound System offers premium audio technology as standard equipment on the R8 V10, and is available on the V10 performance models. The system features 13 active speakers and a strategically placed subwoofer in the chamber of the front wheel, resulting in 550 watts of crystalline sound.

  • Leather seats in the Audi R8 Coupe.

  • Three-quarter front profile of the Audi R8 Coupe parked.

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