#GT3
The Audi R8 LMS sets new benchmarks in GT sport
#GT3 - The Audi R8 LMS sets new benchmarks in GT sport
The new Audi R8 LMS is lighter and safer than ever before. It features even more race car technology, clearly improved aerodynamics and, as a result, provides customers with an efficient concept. Only seven weeks after its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show, Audi Sport Team WRT clinched a one-two with the new GT3 sports car in the VLN endurance championship at the Nürburgring.


> AUDI R8 LMS
  TECHNICAL DATA


VEHICLE
TypeSports car complying with FIA GT3 regulations
ChassisAudi Space Frame (ASF) in aluminum-CFRP hybrid construction with stressed steel roll-cage, bodywork parts from CFRP and aluminum
Safety conceptEnergy absorbing aluminum and CFRP crash structures front and rear.
Safety concept fulfills FIA LMP1 crash requirements
Audi Sport PS 1 safety seat
ENGINE
Type90 degree V10 engine, 4 valves per cylinder, DOHC, gasoline direct injection, emission control by two exhaust gas race catalytic converters
Engine managementBosch Motorsport Motronic MS6 4
Engine lubricationDry sump
Cubic capacity5200 cc
PowerVariable by restrictor up to 430 kW (585 hp)
TorqueOver 550 Nm
DRIVETRAIN/
TRANSMISSION
Transmission typeRear wheel drive, traction control (ASR)
ClutchElectro hydraulically activated 3-plate race clutch (ECA)
GearboxSequential, pneumatically activated 6-speed racing gearbox with paddle shift
DifferentialLimited-slip rear differential, variable preload
DriveshaftsConstant velocity joints
SUSPENSION/
STEERING/
BRAKES
SteeringServo assisted rack and pinion steering
SuspensionFront and rear independent suspension. Double wishbones, damper struts with coil springs and adjustable dampers as well as adjustable front and rear anti-roll bars
BrakesHydraulic dual circuit brake system, steel brake discs front and rear, race ABS
WheelsForged aluminum wheels, front 12.5 x 18 inch, rear 13 x 18 inch
TiresFront 30-68/18, rear 31-71/18
WEIGHT/
DIMENSIONS
Width1,997 mm
Height1,171 mm
Homologation weight1,225 kg
Fuel tank capacity1201
EQUIPMENT
Fire extinguisher systemAudi Sport
ControlsHeight and length adjustable safety steering column, quick adjust rail mounted pedal box
Seat systemAudi Protection Seat PS 1
> AUDI R8 LMS TECHNICAL DATA

VEHICLE
TypeSports car complying with FIA GT3 regulations
ChassisAudi Space Frame (ASF) in aluminum-CFRP hybrid construction with stressed steel roll-cage, bodywork parts from CFRP and aluminum
Safety conceptEnergy absorbing aluminum and CFRP crash structures front and rear.
Safety concept fulfills FIA LMP1 crash requirements
Audi Sport PS 1 safety seat
ENGINE
Type90 degree V10 engine, 4 valves per cylinder, DOHC, gasoline direct injection, emission control by two exhaust gas race catalytic converters
Engine managementBosch Motorsport Motronic MS6 4
Engine lubricationDry sump
Cubic capacity5200 cc
PowerVariable by restrictor up to 430 kW (585 hp)
TorqueOver 550 Nm
DRIVETRAIN/
TRANSMISSION
Transmission typeRear wheel drive, traction control (ASR)
ClutchElectro hydraulically activated 3-plate race clutch (ECA)
GearboxSequential, pneumatically activated 6-speed racing gearbox with paddle shift
DifferentialLimited-slip rear differential, variable preload
DriveshaftsConstant velocity joints
SUSPENSION/
STEERING/BRAKES
SteeringServo assisted rack and pinion steering
SuspensionFront and rear independent suspension. Double wishbones, damper struts with coil springs and adjustable dampers as well as adjustable front and rear anti-roll bars
BrakesHydraulic dual circuit brake system, steel brake discs front and rear, race ABS
WheelsForged aluminum wheels, front 12.5 x 18 inch, rear 13 x 18 inch
TiresFront 30-68/18, rear 31-71/18
WEIGHT/DIMENSIONS
Width1,997 mm
Height1,171 mm
Homologation weight1,225 kg
Fuel tank capacity1201
EQUIPMENT
Fire extinguisher systemAudi Sport
ControlsHeight and length adjustable safety steering column, quick adjust rail mounted pedal box
Seat systemAudi Protection Seat PS 1
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   about the Audi R8 LMS.
> Please contact info@ascrusa.com to inquire about the Audi R8 LMS.



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