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Audi R8 supercar gets go-ahead

A new R8 supercar has been given the go-ahead for production at Audi.

18th February, 2006

A new R8 supercar has been given the go-ahead for production at Audi. With the manufacturer now in control at Lamborghini, the new mid-engined model has much in common with the Lamborghini Gallardo, including its five litre 450bhp V10 engine.

The car will have four-wheel drive and a top speed of 200mph (360km/h). Electronically controlled dampers are expected, as well as a new DSG gearbox. Sales are expected to start in early 2007 after an...

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