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Owner Reviews: Audi / R8

Average Rating

2009 Audi R8

by mralex on 11-02-2012
Its a terrific ride
i like this care very much its good for riding in and going to places, i went to disney land and the fuel economy was really good and i really liked it and it was good.
Overall
4.0
Comfort
4/5
Performance
4/5
Fuel Economy
4/5
Interior Design
4/5
Exterior Styling
4/5
Reliability
4/5
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2009 Audi R8

by madd_skillz on 10-18-2012
This is an example of true craftsmanship.
This is in reviewing my friend's car I was lucky enough to be loaned for a test drive last week. The ratings above really speak for themselves. Gorgeous exterior styling and more horsepower than I've ever experienced in a vehicle. Obviously with a V8 engine, you'll be at the petrol station more often, but this isn't a daily driver folks. This is a "sports" car... you drive it for sport, fun, and excitement.
Overall
4.0
Comfort
3/5
Performance
5/5
Fuel Economy
2/5
Interior Design
4/5
Exterior Styling
5/5
Reliability
4/5
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2008 Audi R8

by SixtySix on 10-17-2012
One Word Perfect


I tried a number of cars including an Aston Vantage and a Nissan GTR before buying the Audi.

The Aston didn't feel that special. It reminded me of my old TVR days all be it better finished and nicer to look at. The GTR was very fast - amazingly fast. But again it didn't feel that special and left me a bit numb - I also found the ride very hard compared to the Audi.

The R8 for me was the complete package. It looks gorgeous, sounds lovely and you don't need to drive it fast to appreciate it. It may not be as quick as the GTR but it is plenty quick enough for road use and it comes with more smiles per mile than any other car for the money.

OK its not particularly practical when compared to a saloon, but for a mid engined sports car it isn't bad with the boot upfront and the space behind the seats. Servicing intervals are great and the costs are reasonable.

Fuel consumption is low 20's unless you drive it hard.

All round it is a fabulous car!
Overall
5.0
Comfort
5/5
Performance
5/5
Fuel Economy
5/5
Interior Design
5/5
Exterior Styling
5/5
Reliability
5/5
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