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Selected Style 2-Door Convertible LP550-2
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe LP550-2 N/A N/A N/A $187,900
2-Door Coupe LP560-4 Coupe 12 20 N/A $202,000
2-Door Coupe LP570-4 Superleggera 13 20 N/A $237,600
2-Door Convertible LP560-4 Spyder 12 20 N/A $225,400
2-Door Convertible LP570-4 Spyder Performante 13 20 N/A $248,000
2-Door Coupe LP570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale 13 20 N/A $256,300
2-Door Coupe LP550-2 Bicolore N/A N/A N/A $196,995
2-Door Convertible LP550-2 N/A N/A N/A N/A
2-Door Coupe Manual quattro 4.2L
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Automatic quattro 5.2L GT 13 19 $183,024 $196,800
2-Door Convertible Automatic quattro Spyder 5.2L 13 19 $159,774 $171,800
2-Door Convertible Manual quattro Spyder 5.2L 12 19 $151,311 $162,700
2-Door Convertible Manual quattro Spyder 4.2L 11 20 $118,761 $127,700
2-Door Coupe Automatic quattro 5.2L 13 19 $147,033 $158,100
2-Door Coupe Automatic quattro 4.2L 13 21 $114,669 $123,300
2-Door Coupe Manual quattro 4.2L 11 20 $106,206 $114,200
2-Door Coupe Manual quattro 5.2L 12 19 $138,570 $149,000
2-Door Convertible Automatic quattro Spyder 4.2L 13 21 $127,224 $136,800
2-Door Convertible Automatic quattro Spyder 5.2L GT 13 19 $195,579 $210,300
Pricing
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$106,206
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
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$114,200
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$1903 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line A marriage of the best of German handling and Italian power, the 2012 Audi R8 is a fantastic all-around supercar.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 11 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 20 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two Seater Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 37.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 54.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 2 2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.0 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 172.7 174.4
Height, Overall (in) 46.6 49.3
Track Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 62.8
Wheelbase (in) 100.8 104.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 31.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.8 75.0
Track Width, Front (in) - TBD - 64.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - TBD - 3.5
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.4 x 1.3 14.4 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.0 x 1.3 14.0 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 23.8
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 17.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.8 38.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P295/30ZR19 P295/30R19
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P235/35ZR19 P235/35R19
Spare Tire Size NA NA
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - TBD - 3605
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8.5 19 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 11.0 19 x 11.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 21.2 24.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 520
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 190
Engine
Fuel System Direct Injection Direct
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 397 @ 6500 316 @ 4500-6000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 5.2L/318 4.2L/254
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 550 @ 8000 430 @ 7900
Engine Type Gas V10 Gas V8
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) - TBD - 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) - TBD - 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) - TBD - 11
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.41
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.92
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 4.37
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.87
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All-Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.12
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.71
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.70
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.46
Summary
Vehicle Name Lamborghini Gallardo Audi R8
Body Style Convertible Coupe
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-wishbone Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double-wishbone Double-Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - TBD - 13.3
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 1 1
 
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