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      03-07-2009, 06:44 PM   #1
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Autocar review of new Audi R8 V10

This car sounds fantastic...wish I could afford one...



Not keen on the wheels either..but the rest of the car is a major hit.
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      03-07-2009, 07:03 PM   #2
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My god it sounds absolutely phenomenal!
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      03-07-2009, 08:16 PM   #3
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I might have to upgrade... r8 for a DD .... I wouldn't complain
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yeah!! sound awsome!!
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The V10 will come in quite nicely, but might be launching here in the states at a bad time. There are quite a bit of V8s sitting unsold at the dealers now and the used car market is now starting to show a steady drop in pricing / sales. My dealer told me it will not be until late this year before the V10s will hit the showroom.
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The V10 will come in quite nicely, but might be launching here in the states at a bad time. There are quite a bit of V8s sitting unsold at the dealers now and the used car market is now starting to show a steady drop in pricing / sales. My dealer told me it will not be until late this year before the V10s will hit the showroom.
You and your family have all those cars..or is this a progression of cars?
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wow,what a sound!
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I dont say this about a lot of cars, but I want one. High revving V10s are my weakness. They sound so nice.
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um..i don't know, but i don't think that v10 sounds as good as the m5/m6. It doesn't really scream high enough.
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The V10 will come in quite nicely, but might be launching here in the states at a bad time. There are quite a bit of V8s sitting unsold at the dealers now and the used car market is now starting to show a steady drop in pricing / sales. My dealer told me it will not be until late this year before the V10s will hit the showroom.
are you a drug dealer?

if so i want in
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are you a drug dealer?

if so i want in
For an R8 V10... I want in as well.
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The V10 will come in quite nicely, but might be launching here in the states at a bad time. There are quite a bit of V8s sitting unsold at the dealers now and the used car market is now starting to show a steady drop in pricing / sales. My dealer told me it will not be until late this year before the V10s will hit the showroom.
If they really are sitting in showrooms, i wish people would stop trying to flog used R8's at MSRP on eBay.
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