New R8 Spyder is only 0.1sec slower to 62mph than Coupé; sales are kicking off in Britain ahead of first deliveries arriving before the close of 2016
The Audi R8 Spyder V10 is now on sale in the UK priced from £129,990, which is £10,470 more expensive than the R8 Coupé.
When first deliveries arrive later this year, the mid-engined drop-top will go head-to-head with the recently facelifted Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet, which starts at £135,766.
The Spyder is expected to account for 25% of R8 sales in total in the UK.
The 2016 R8 Spyder is based on a modified …read more