MotorSport-Magazine.fr performed a 0-300 km/h (0-186 mph) test with the 2013 Audi R8 V10 Plus.

MotorSport-Magazine.fr performed a 0-300 km/h (0-186 mph) test with the 2013 Audi R8 V10 Plus.

The R8 V10 Plus was launched last year as a more powerful version of the existing V10-powered model. Under the hood is the same 5.2-liter FSI but it outputs 550 HP (404 kW) and 540 Nm (398 lb-ft) of torque, whereas the regular R8 V10 has 525 HP (386 kW) and 530 Nm (390 lb-ft).

According to Audi, the Plus version will do 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in 3.5 seconds and reach a top speed of 317 km/h (197 mph), while the regular V10 is 0.1 seconds slower in the sprint and has a top speed of 313 km/h (194 mph).

The starting price of the 2013 Audi R8 V10 Plus stands at 173,200 EUR.

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