Starting at at £95,545 OTR

Audi first dropped word of the V8 powered R8 Spyder back in July for the German market, but have now announced pricing for the UK.

The Audi R8 Spyder with EU5 compliant 4.2-liter FSI V8 engine with six-speed manual or six-speed R-tronic automated manual transmission is priced at £95,545 OTR and £100,855 OTR, respectively.  That price takes into account the forthcoming 20% VAT rate. 

The V8 engine produces 430 PS (316 kW / 424 bhp) at 7,900rpm, 430Nm (317 ft-lb) of torque from 4,500 to 6,000rpm, 0-62mph in 4.8 seconds, top speed 186 mph (300 km/h). Combined fuel economy is 20.9 mpg with the R-tronic transmission.

First deliveries in January 2011.  See press release for further details.

Audi R8 Spyder V8 pricing announced for UK