Audi's special edition R8 features GT-inspired 19-inch alloys. Prices start from £93,935
29 June 2011

Audi has launched a special edition version of the 4.2-litre Audi R8, dubbed Audi R8 V8 Limited Edition.

Designed to commemorate the firm’s Le Mans 24 race victory, the special R8 will be limited to just 100 units.

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Distinctive design features include R8 GT-inspired titanium-look 19-inch alloys and red brake calipers, as well as crimson red trim detailing inside.

An ‘exclusive’ titanium effect paint finish and carbon package can be chosen as options, the latter of which adds carbon sigma sideblades, door mirrors, inlays and door sill trims.

Standard equipment includes sat-nav, Bluetooth, Audi magnetic ride and 'Audi Music Interface.'

Prices for the exclusive Audi R8 V8 Limited Edition start from £93,935, with order books opening in July

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