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Audi R8GT First Model Delivered 21
Posted by Alex Ion in audi, Automotive News, limited-edition, R8GT on 04 21st, 2011

The Audi R8GT has been delivered to its first customer in the UK. The mean machine is a Limited Edition version in the Audi R8 series. The Phantom Black high-performance sports car was passed on to its new proud owner at the Audi Forum in Neckarsulm. A total of 333 envied units of this luxury sports model have been sold out in 23 countries within weeks of release.

Audi R8 GT2
Audi R8 GT
Audi R8 GT1

The sports car comes with a  total weight of 1525 kg (3362 lb), a 100 units minus what the former R8 version had boasted of. This owes largely to fine tuning and carbon-fiber composites (CFC) from master engineers of Audi factory.

The Audi limited edition model brings in power from 5.2 litre v10 engine, which steams an output of 560PS (412 kW / 552 bhp) directed to all four wheels via the R-tronic gearbox.

The machine races from 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) with just 3.6 seconds and requires just 10.8 seconds to touch 200 km/h (124 mph). It also boasts of  a maximum speed 320 km/h (199 mph). The price of the car in Germany starts at a whopping €193,000 !