Audi has revealed the R8 LMX, a limited edition model that features the world's first production application of laser lighting technology for the headlights high beams.
The Audi R8 was captured by Karl Lagerfeld for the art calendar "Kaleidoscopic Vision of a Car". The black and white images will be presented on 12 May at the Audi Forum New York exhibition.
Official commented video of the Audi R8 sportscar – Design and aerodynamics details.
Audi has released new images and information about the R8, including design sketches and details about the development process.
Unveiled at the Paris Motor Show, the R8 combines the Audi Space Frame aluminium construction with a 420-hp V8 engine and the quattro four wheel drive system. With a top speed of 300 km/h it is the fastest production car ever produced by Audi.
Audi officially announced that it will producethe R8, a supercar based on the Quattro Le Mans Concept presented in 2003. The market launch is scheduled for the second quarter of 2007.