Audi is an official statement which expose the next generation of R8 supercar will use a displacement with fewer cylinders are turbocharged engine.
Not long ago, the rumor was pointed out by the new generation of Audi R8 is likely to continue to enhance the performance of the V8 and V10 slightly naturally aspirated engine, but now Ulrich Hackenberg, Technical Director Audi vehicles have proven to foreign media, due to the V10 engine remains Fengyun and engine related Lamborghini Huracan used, it is expected that the two naturally-aspirated power unit would still have the opportunity to continue to use in which R8 cars.
The new Audi R8 which will remain four-wheel drive and seven-speed dual-clutch automated manual configuration, but more concern part is further described Hackenberg, there will be a smaller turbo engines were added to the cars, and indirectly imply that this will be a six-cylinder turbocharged engine.
Although the second generation of the Audi R8 has entered the final stage of the development process, but because there are some engineering technical change, so when the foreign media to predict the process will be delayed publication until 2015. Then we can see adding a new power unit is able to maintain R8 brisk performance in performance.