I would also say it's going too far to call the R8 "underperforming" for the money, Sticky. If I had 150k and was "forced" to buy a new car, chances are I'd be going straight for a white R8 with CF side blades.
Past:'08 E92 335i|ZPP|ZSP|6AT|four (4) HPFPs
Present:'15 Mustang GT|401A|PP|6MT|Recaros
Sig pic unrelated. I like to go sideways and stuff.