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2012 Audi R8 2-Door Coupe Automatic quattro 4.2L Specs

2-Door Coupe Automatic quattro 4.2L
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe Automatic quattro 4.2L
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 13 mpg City/21 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V8, 4.2L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name 2dr Cpe Auto quattro 4.2L
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 6-speed R tronic automatic transmission -inc: auto & sport modes

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3616
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.8
Front Head Room (in) 37.7
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 104.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.8
Height, Overall (in) 49.3
Length, Overall (in) 174.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 64.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.0
Liftover Height (in) 31.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 3.5

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.8
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 316 @ 4500-6000
Fuel System Direct
Engine Type Gas V8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 430 @ 7900
Displacement 4.2L/254
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain All-Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.37
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.70
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.71
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.12
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.87
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.4 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Front Tire Size P235/35R19
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P295/30R19
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 11.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Double-Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic rear brake...
Electronic stabilization program -inc: sport & disable settings,...
Side intrusion door beams
LED daytime running lights
Dual front airbags w/dual-threshold deployment -inc:...
Dual seat-mounted side-impact head & chest airbags
Dual front knee airbags
3-point seat belts -inc: belt tensioners, force limiters
Tire pressure monitoring system
Crash sensor -inc: fuel supply shut off, battery disconnect,...

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 12
Drivetrain Miles/km 50,000
Drivetrain Years 4
Maintenance Miles/km 5,000
Maintenance Years 1
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 24.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 520
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 190
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
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