2012 Audi R8 Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2012 Audi R8 against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro GT Spyder AWDReview
    ajitprabhu writes:
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    Feel Like Driving A Steady Locomotive At Lightening Speed — If every life gives you a chance to buy a sports car of 100K+ go for this. You will enjoy every bit of life spent in/with it. You can feel it even when you are not driving it! All the best Ajit

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Love every bit of it

    Cons: cargo space is not sufficient

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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro GT Spyder AWDReview
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    Best Super Car Ever Bought — its the best car ive ever bought compared to all the other cars i have ever gotten. I just cant take my foot of the gas pedl ive smocked so many cars. Even a lambo. the overal concept of the car is great.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: the horse power

    Cons: none

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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Coupe AWDReview
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    Perfect. — This car is fast...really fast, and deceptively so. The exterior styling is more seductive then angular (unlike many of the Italian manufacturers). The interior is comfortable, manageable and simple. The interior is obviously designed by Germans who value sheer driving more than holding shareholder meetings and dinner parties inside. In other words there is nothing inside that doesn't need to be there. The stance of this car is visually beautiful. It's wide hind quarters and confidently displayed engine subtly insinuates sophistication yet when the engine is fired up, a noticeable growl lets the onlooker that this is no ordinary Audi.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Beautiful styling, both inside and out.  Great accelleration, unbelievable handling, and USEABLE power make this car essentially flawless.

    Cons: I guess fuel economy, but honestly this is a stupid category to judge super cars by.  It's not a Prius, but it's respectable considering the size of the engine.  If Audi would have offered this car in the V12 diesel I would have grabbed one, but the V10 is basically perfect.  Plus, the fuel tank is huge, especially for a car this small...I think it's 23 gallons or so.

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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro GT Coupe AWDReview
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    Audi R8 — oh my god what to say about this car, well theres millions of things to say, this car is fast , easy to control, good brakes, but the main thing is my other one the race one it is sooooooo fast that you actually cant move when at top speed, its awsome im tellin ya

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: oh my god

    Cons: it costs a lot

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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro GT Coupe AWD Review
    GuruZFG57 says:
    I like them they go fast they are loud
    vs2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale
    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro GT Coupe AWD winning categories:
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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro GT Coupe AWD Review
    vs2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Coupe AWD
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    Handling Ranked 2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Coupe AWD better.
    "Better"
    Family Car Ranked 2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Coupe AWD better.
    "Better"
    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Spyder AWD Review
    Mattress427 says:
    Its a daily driver super car!
    vs2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder RWD
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    Back Seats Ranked 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder RWD worse.
    "There are no back seats in either of these cars."
    Cargo Capacity Ranked 2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder RWD better.
    "Cargo capacity is horrible in both cars. 3.5 cubic feet I believe. Soft bags only."
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    2012 Audi R8 Review
    abraham says:
    Great value if its the V10. Good car if its a weekend drive and just want an R8.
    vs2012 BMW M3 Coupe RWD
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    Looks/Style Ranked 2012 BMW M3 Coupe RWD worse.
    "It has a super car body with very unique design. The E92 M3 looks great and gets attention too but it blends in with other cars of its type."
    Cargo Capacity Ranked 2012 BMW M3 Coupe RWD better.
    "Lots of interior space for a coupe, has a good size trunk room with fold down 60/40 seats."
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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Spyder AWD Review
    John says:
    Owned for two and a half years. Love it. Great power speed handling and exhaust note. Best with top down. Not for those over six feet tall in convertible style. Bluetooth music not available only Bluetooth calling. Can hook phones in to aux. great looking car.
    vs2012 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet AWD
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    2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Coupe AWD Review
    My car has unique touches which make it better then the normal GT.
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    Handling Ranked 2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Coupe AWD better.
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    Family Car Ranked 2012 Audi R8 5.2 quattro Coupe AWD better.
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    2014 Audi R8 Reviews

    Review By Siddm

    Over modified car, and has too many owner. Plus seems too many miles in recents month. Read More

    Review By J

    Everything that could be an issue has been addressed. Extended warranty is a huge plus. Read More

    2011 Audi R8 Reviews

    Truly Worth It By Gel

    fun factor- this car put the UN in fun. the way it handles curves and accelerates is a dream. its like i'm driving using my mind. no effort at all. i love this car and i know other owners do too Read More

    Fun Toy Car By Jonathan

    This car is fun to drive. Whether you have it in manual or automatic mode this car tears up the track. Handles quite well, although the all wheel drive does take some getting used to. It really gets u... Read More

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