2017 Audi R8 Exterior

2017 Audi R8

Serving Clearwater, Pinellas Park, and Largo

The 2017 Audi R8 is a sleek and cool sports car that is designed with optimum performance in mind. This awesome roadster comes with two powerful 10-cylinder engine options and the trademark Quattro All Wheel Drive. The high-tech cockpit of the Audi R8 is furnished with premium installations that are integrated into the Audi Virtual Cockpit. Leather upholstery and 18-way power seats further epitomize the high-end interior design of this Audi.

Audi R8 Specs:

Fuel Economy:

14 city/22 highway (mpg) *


5.2L V10


540 @ 7800 rpm


398 @ 6500 rpm


7-speed automatic


The 2017 Audi R8 V10 model is equipped with an engine that generates up to 540 horsepower and 398 pound-feet of peak torque. The V10 Plus edition boasts an engine that yields a maximum of 610 horsepower and 413 pound-feet of torque. Both of these 10-cylinder engines have aluminum alloy components and silicon crystals. Cylinder on Demand technology further improves the performance of these impressive engines. FSI dual injection enhances the combustion inside these powerful engine blocks. The Audi R8 has the Quattro All Wheel Drive that creates optimum traction on various road conditions. This innovative AWD is paired with the S Tronic Transmission System that offers up to seven gear speeds and dual clutch technology. You can also select between Snow, Wet and Dry modes to further customize the driving experience in this sporty Audi. An electromechanical power steering system also provides smooth control on the road.

2017 Audi R8 Interior


The compact and sophisticated Monoposto cockpit in the 2017 Audi R8 has a sporty design with luxurious amenities. The front seats have an 18-way power design that delivers superior ergonomics. These heated seats have Nappa leather upholstery for the ultimate comfort especially during the winter season. Of course, the automatic climate control maintains the ideal conditions in the front cabin. The driver's knee pads also enhance the overall comfort inside this Audi. Stainless steel pedals, illuminated door sills and black Alcantra headliners further highlight the premium interior design of the Audi R8. Even the aluminum inlays have advanced features such as the Anthracite matte with an anodized finish.


The Audi Virtual Cockpit includes a 12.3-inch TFT screen that is integrated right into the instrument cluster. This cutting-edge infotainment system is paired with the MMI Navigation Plus, which delivers accurate directions and other important information. In fact, this advanced navigation system comes with Google Earth and many other greats apps. The 2017 Audi R8 also offers Wi-Fi connections for up to eight compatible devices such as smartphones and tablets. Another innovative high-tech amenity in this Audi is the MMI Touch technology, which can easily recognize handwriting and other hand movements. To enjoy your favorite hits on SiriusXM Satellite Radio, simply turn on the Bang & Olufsen Sound System that comes with a dozen speakers. Rated at 550 Watts, this premium audio system is only available in the Audi R8 V10 edition.


The driver's seat in the 2017 Audi R8 is protected by single-stage airbags, and the front passenger's seats is cushioned by dual-stage airbags. Designed to deploy at head level, Sideguard curtain airbags also deliver superior protection in the front cabin. Some other standard safety features in the Audi R8 include an anti-theft alarm that comes with an immobilizer. In the active safety category, this Audi has solid technology such as Electronic Stability Control. This ESC system includes a brake assist capability during collisions.

Contact Audi Clearwater to learn more about the 2017 Audi R8. We’ll be happy to address your questions and guide you through any processes involving your interests in the Audi R8.

Audi Clearwater
18940 US-19
Clearwater, FL 33764

* EPA estimated MPG may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.