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    1. Prepping to Order Your Audi R8 GT? Download PDF Catalog and Order Guide Here.



      Surfing the Audi.de corporate website we've come across one very cool download. It seems Audi AG has recently added the consumer catalog for the awesome new R8 GT. Unfortunately the catalog is only in German but there's great detail in there including matte carbonfiber blades and accents as standard and four standard colors of Suzuka Grey, Somoa Orange, Ice Silver and Phantom Black. Learn more after the link and ...
    2. Audi Exclusive Sighting: Velvet Purple R8 V10



      Perhaps it's not a surprise that the highest install rates for special Audi Exclusive tailoring are on the Audi's R8. One of the latest we've spotted is this Velvet Purple example photographed by the folks over on the IAmAudi website. Even cooler, the car isn't just painted a special color - the owner opting for a cool-looking black and magnolia interior as well.

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    3. Spied: Audi e-tron Test Mule Spotted Testing in Bavaria



      We missed this story on June 8 because we were immersed in 24 Hours of Le Mans race week but in our quick inventory of stories we may have overlooked we noticed an interesting group of spy photos published over at AutoExpress. The shots are identified by the magazine as an e-tron test mule and they're likely right as this R8-shaped prototype feautres camo over every space there would usually ...
    4. Audi Exclusive Sighting: Java Green Audi R8



      We can't say it'd be our first choice when ordering an R8 but Java Green is definitely a cool color. We've just found photos of this car over on AudiBlog.nl. Check out more shots after the jump.

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    5. AutoCar Reviews VF-Engineering Supercharged Audi R8



      UK automotive weekly AutoCar Magazine has published a review of an Audi R8 4.2 variant augmented through the addition of VF-Engineering's supercharger system. The kit is good for a reported 548 bhp at 7500 rpm (30 more than the V10) and torque of 437 lb ft at 4800 rpm.

      The VF kit uses a roots style Magnuson/Eaton TVS 1900 supercharger running 6-7 psi, an air-water heat exchanger and GIAC ...
    6. Audi Laps Le Mans with R8 e-tron Prototype



      Audi's been promoting the fact that an "e-tron" would lap Le Mans this week as part of a demonstration of alternative fuel vehicles shown at speed just before the start of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Joining cars like the Porsche GT3 hybrid and natural gas powered Volkswagen Scirocco that both ran Nurburgring, the Audi e-tron turned out to be an outwardly ...
    7. 2010 24 Hours of Le Mans: Friday Photo Gallery Added (Matte Suzuka Grey R10 GT and Wasabi Green A1)



      We've just added photos from around the track on Friday. This includes many shots of the Matte Suzuka Grey R8 GT on display at the Audi Racing Arena and also an A1 on display at the AreA1 in the village with Wasabi Green interior option.

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    8. Modified Audi R8 Stars in Jay Sean 'Do You Remember' Video



      Over the years the scope may have changed, from Tupac rapping about his Explorer Eddie Bauer to Bugattis and the like popping up in any number of songs or videos, but cars have always been a consistent component of urban music and music videos. Cars are a show of wealth and power so it's cool to see Audi becoming more prevalent in the genre. Case in point: we've just spotted a modified R8 in the Jay Sean video 'Do You Remember'. ...
    9. Video: DIY's Garage Mahal Makes Over Car & Driver Garage + Audi Content



      Who doesn't love a cool garage makeover, so when Car & Driver posted time lapse video of the DIY Network's Garage Mahal series hosted by Bill Goldburg making over their own staff garage we clicked with interest. We weren't disappointed as we watched them install everything from car-bodied couches to cabinets and a lift. Even better, the first car that seems to grace the space is an Audi R8. ...
    10. Rendered: Production e-tron or e-R8 by Designer Nuno Silva



      We found a collection of renderings over at Audiblog.nl by Portuguese artist Nuno Silva. Effectively Silva imagineered what a production e-tron might look like by adding more production believable components such as wheels, grille and rearview mirrors to e-tron imagery.



      So what do we think?
      The images are purely from Silva's ...
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