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The R8 had one of the most memorable introductions ever, roaring away from the severed grille of “old luxury” in a Superbowl ad parodying a famous scene from The Godfather. While the commercial won awards and acclaim, the R8 really didn’t need any help drawing attention to itself. Fusing Lamborghini DNA with Audi aluminum, bestowed with LED-ringed headlights brooding over deep, dark air intakes, emboldened with contrasting “sideblades,” the R8 can’t help but be the center of attention. That’s what happens when a stunning concept car is translated into a production roadcar with almost no changes whatsoever. All four wheels are motivated by a highly refined 4.2-liter V8, resting under a glass cover for all to see. Despite the power and the Gallardo bits lurking under the gorgeous body, the R8 is tame and luxurious around town, like a superhero in disguise as a dapper but harmless civilian. Speaking of superheroes, the R8 4.2 was Tony Stark’s ride of choice in the hit film Iron Man.
— Official description [1]

The 2008 Audi R8, also known as Audi R8 4.2 FSI quattro, is a V8-engined supercar by Audi featured in all Xbox 360 Motorsport titles.

It is included in Forza Motorsport 2 as part of the December Car Pack.

Synopsis

The 2008 Audi R8 is equipped with a 4.2 litre V8 engine, specifically, it is an all-aluminium alloy 32-valve petrol engine. It develops a motive power output of 420 metric horsepower and generates 430 newton metres of torque. It is basically the same engine used in the Audi B7 RS4, but is modified to use a dry sump lubrication system.

It uses two chain-driven double overhead camshafts (DOHC) per cylinder bank, and utilises variable valve timing for both inlet and exhaust camshafts. The 4 wheel drive system is biased towards the rear; it sends 30% of its power to the front wheels and 70% to the rear.

Statistics

Icon Game ForzaMotorsport2 Speed 6.7 
Acceleration 5.2 
Braking 4.6 
Handling 4.5 
Base Rarity 7.8
A 705
Rarity (North America) ?  
Rarity (Europe) ?  
Rarity (Asia) 7.8  
NA: December Pack
EU: December Pack
AS: December Pack
135,000 CR
135,000 CR
135,000 CR
Icon DLC Pack DLC: Requires December Car Pack
Top Speed: missing data Body Style: missing data
Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-97 km/h): missing data 0-100 mph (0-161 km/h): missing data
Braking 60-0 mph (97-0 km/h): missing data 100-0 mph (161-0 km/h): missing data
Lateral G's 60 mph (97 km/h): missing data 120 mph (193 km/h): missing data
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport3 Speed 7.6 
Handling 5.7 
Acceleration 6.1 
Launch 7.4 
Braking 5.6 
A 508
Unlock: Purchase from the car dealer Price: 120,000 CR
Top Speed: 199.4 mph  (320.8 km/h) Body Style: Coupé
Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-97 km/h): 4.300 secs. 0-100 mph (0-161 km/h): 12.746 secs.
Braking 60-0 mph (97-0 km/h): 122.4 ft (37.3 m) 100-0 mph (161-0 km/h): 320.7 ft (97.7 m)
Lateral G's 60 mph (97 km/h): 1.05 g 120 mph (193 km/h): 1.05 g
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport4 Speed 8.5 
Handling 5.6 
Acceleration 7.6 
Launch 8.8 
Braking 5.5 
A 590
Unlock: Purchase from the car dealer Price: 120,000 CR
Top Speed: 199.7 mph  (321.3 km/h) Body Style: Sports Car
Acceleration 0-60 mph (0-97 km/h): 4.300 secs. 0-100 mph (0-161 km/h): 12.700 secs.
Braking 60-0 mph (97-0 km/h): 118.4 ft (36.1 m) 100-0 mph (161-0 km/h): 317.2 ft (96.7 m)
Lateral G's 60 mph (97 km/h): 0.95 g 120 mph (193 km/h): 0.95 g


Conversions

Icon Drivetrain Conversion - Drivetrain
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport3 RWD Drivetrain
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport4 RWD Drivetrain
Icon Aspiration Conversion - Aspiration
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport3 Twin Turbo, Twin-Screw Supercharger, Centrifugal Supercharger
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport4 Twin Turbo, Twin-Screw Supercharger, Centrifugal Supercharger

Gallery

References

  1. "Forza Motorsport 4 - Cars". forzamotorsport.net. Retrieved 01-09-2019.
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