Saying Goodbye To The Audi R8 V10 Plus, The Best Modern Halo Car

I need to warn you that this isn’t going to be just a straightforward review of the Audi R8 . The R8 has now been around for nearly a decade. Plenty of ink, both the Internet kind and the real kind, has been spilled describing how it drives. I will definitely address that, of course, but I have to start… » 4/14/15 12:25pm 4/14/15 12:25pm

The 2016 Audi R8 Might Get A Twin-Turbo V6 Eventually, Because Of Course

Wanna know how to be an auto writer in the year 2015? Besides doing the occasional powerslide in a press car, you just write these sentences over and over: "(Blank) will get a turbocharged 2.0-liter four" or "(Blank) will get a turbocharged V6." The next car to fill in the second blank might just be the 2016 Audi R8.… » 2/24/15 3:42pm 2/24/15 3:42pm

2016 Audi R8 Will Come In 540 And 610 HP V10 Flavors, Top Gear Reveals

While the rest of the world waits for Audi to pull the sheet off the 2016 Audi R8 (and hopefully reveal it's better-looking than this) those lucky bastards at Top Gear Magazine got to ride shotgun while racing driver Frank Stippler whipped it around Ascari. They also dropped some interesting new tidbits about the car. » 2/18/15 10:57am 2/18/15 10:57am

Someone Really Beat The Shit Out Of This Audi R8

These pictures have been bouncing around the car-loving internet for a few days, and are both painful to look at and impossible to ignore. The story is the destructive work was from a cheated-upon wife, though there's no real proof. What is obvious, though, is that whoever did this is a master of really fucking… » 2/10/15 12:38pm 2/10/15 12:38pm

Auto Show photos are boring so I shot the Houston Auto Show in the dark

Everyone's auto show photos look the same. Crowds, ropes, reflections, and a variety of unfavorable lighting conditions all make sure that there's no hiding the fact that these are cars in a convention center. Going to an auto show is a blast for the car-obsessed, but looking at pictures in an auto show is usually… » 1/23/15 2:52pm 1/23/15 2:52pm