ABT Sportsline Roll Out Audi A8 and Audi R8 GTR


ABT sports line introduced a new line of stylish kits recently, the two which will be discussed in this article are fir the Audi A8 and Audi R8 GTR cars. Beginning with the latest GTR version for the Audi R8 GTR and Audi A8 cars gained many trivial aerodynamic components for improving its looks. With a carbon fiber adjustable rear wing, front and rear aprons and fresh bonnet. The stunning R8 GTR appears as it could match with the infamous Nissan GTR. Even the windows were replaced with Makrolon pieces, great mighty, non-bulky materials that are good as compared to factory parts. The tuning firm of ABT exchanged the original door panels with carbon fiber ones and these all father type of additions made the 100 kg weight of Audi R8 GTR lighter than the stock model.

Audi R8

The ABT sports line tweaked and tuned 5.2 liter V10 to produce 620 hp under the bonnet of the Audi R8, this is an increase of 95HP over the factory numbers. The improvement in the handling is a height adjustable ABT sports suspension kit, high performance ceramic braking system and adjustable dampers. The prominent wheels are ultra light ABT CR alloys that are available for the front in 19?×9? and 19?×11? for the rear. The track of the striking Audi R8 GTR was able of sprinting from 0 to 100 km/h in just a matter of 3.2 seconds, reaching 200 km/hr in just a short time of 9.9 seconds and achieving a top speed of 325 km/hr. This is surely an impressive car tuning.

Coming to the Audi A8 which is the new luxury car of Audi, this sedan offers customers a four door model having solar looks arriving in 2011. The ABT has previously introduced these images of the new aero kit of the highly awaited Audi A8 and a small power boost was given to the car. The exterior features of the 2011 Audi A8 gained a new body kit including redesigned rear apron, front spoiler, a three-piece rear spoiler, tailpipe covers and redesigned rear apron. The completion of car fashion is a set of aftermarket wheels available in 20 and 21 inches and in a variety of designs. The ABT engineers helped the 4.2 liter TDI engine with some tuning for increasing its power by 35 hp and 80 Nm. This gave the all new 2011 Audi A8 a final 385 HP output and a maximum torque of 880 Nm.

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