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    1. R8 GT Week plus: More R8 GT vs. R8 LMS Photos + Wallpapers from Audi UK



      As mentioned, Audi UK hosted journalists at the track with both the new R8 GT and an example of the R8 LMS driven by Marino Franchitti. We've added a gallery of UK Audi R8 GT photos (some including the LMS) and have also uploaded several high-res and edited shots as wallpapers. View them below after the jumps.

      Audi R8 GT (UK Spec) Photo Gallery

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    2. R8 GT Week plus: EVO Magazine Video Compares Audi R8 GT with Audi R8 LMS



      Audi UK recently held a press event around the UK-spec Audi R8 GT and took their own stab at pushing stories that it spawned over the edge by including the presence of an R8 LMS GT3-spec racecar giving thrill rides with professional race car driver Marino Franchitti. First to surface from the event is this video from the guys at EVO Magazine. Watch it below.

    3. R8 GT Week plus: Part 2 Video: Design



      For this second video short as part of Audi of America's official R8 GT Week, Audi Sport driver Emanuele Pirro chats about the design of the R8 GT. As with other videos in the series, there's plenty of R8 GT flying around Infineon footage to go along with it.

      Watch below.
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    4. R8 GT Week plus: Part 1 Video: Performance



      In this first of four videos set for release during Audi's 'R8 GT Week' of social media content, Audi Sport driver Emanuele Pirro talks about the performance of the R8 GT, accented by plenty of footage of the R8 GT lapping Infineon. Enjoy.

    5. R8 GT Week plus: Motor Trend Review of the R8 GT Including Video



      As announced late last week, this week is R8 GT content week according to Audi of America. Given this, we've decided to play along and throw even more R8 GT content at our readers. Throughout the week, expect more including new photo sets, video, our own review of the R8 GT and more. For now, we couldn't think of a better place to start the R8 GT Week plus push than this review from ...
    6. Audi R8 GT Week Content from Audi USA Thus Far: Monday Edition



      Audi R8 GT Week Teaser (1 of 4) "Friends of the R8"



      Audi R8 GT Week Teaser (2 of 4) - "OK to Stare"



      Audi R8 GT Week Teaser (3 of 4) - "Greenhouse"



      Audi R8 GT Week Teaser (4 of 4) - "Healthy Appetite"

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    7. New TID Styling Bits Make R8 Look Like Cross Between R8 LMS and 'Red Sonja'



      We've just stumbled across some of the latest modifications for the Audi R8 by TID Styling. Most known for their carbon fiber trim and body panels, the most noticeable feature on this car must be the carbon fiber hood. Discounting the cowl texturing, the large D-shaped outlet (or outlet appearance portion of the design) reminds us quite a bit of the carbon hood specced on the GT3 class R8 LMS by Audi Sport.

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    8. Find of the Day: Imola Yellow Audi R8 Spyder V10 in Sarasota, FL



      When we last toured the quattro GmbH's R8 production line in Neckarsulm, Germany, we were told that most R8s are built in neutral shades such as white, silver, black or grey. Apparently the person who ordered this R8 V10 Spyder didn't get the memo. Dipping into the Audi Exclusive custom paint option for the Audi R8, this particular open-air R8 gets Audi's loud Imola Yellow paint.

      We found ...
    9. BullRun 2011 Participant Demolishes Audi R8 Spyder on Florida Turnpike



      Gregory Roselli, participant in this year's BullRun road rally, was arrested early Friday morning following an accident involving his Audi R8 Spyder and a Honda sedan. According to reports, Roselli lost control of his car after a rear tire delaminated on the southbound side of the turnpike near State Road 408 in Orange County. The R8 first hit the barrier and then the Honda. No one was injured, but Roselli was charged with "participating ...
    10. Akrapovič Teases with Photos of New Exhaust Upgrade for the Audi R8 V10



      Those in the world of exotic cars and likely those car buffs beyond know the name Akrapovič. Known for their lightweight titanium exhaust systems that border on artwork, the team at Akrapovič have begun a tease of their latest product tailored to the Audi R8 V10. The shot above of an R8 Spyder is from the team's Facebook page and shots below were gleaned from ...