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R8 5.2 FSI - Official Press Materials for the new V10 R8

Discussion in 'R8 Forum' started by JohnC, Dec 8, 2008.

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    [Dec 9, 2008]
    I'm just wondering how long before they bolt on a pair of turbochargers?:)
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    you'd have to change the wheels. Not very Audi at all.
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    [Dec 9, 2008]
    Probably never - they tried this approach when the car was being developed, but one or two of the test mules overheated and the idea was eventually abandoned.

    Thankfully the existing wheels from the V8 are a no-cost option.
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    [Dec 24, 2008]
    if you had the cash you would have to get one.
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    [Jan 4, 2009]
    Euro lottery next week is £32m ha ha. Wheels are definatly different..not sure if they give you a bit of a headache though...awsome in white too!
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