Audi R8 V10 5.2 FSI Review

We hold an open casting call for any driver wanting to test the new Audi R8 V10 5.2 FSI due to Matt Farah's busted knee. Many failed auditions later, we found a temporary replacement, and were going to watch him try and keep this Audi supercar on the road.

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The Smoking Tire takes to the track in the baddest R8 yet, Project Raptor by Performance Outfitters and PES Tuning. Host Matt Farah puts the Raptor through its paces at New Jersey Motorsports Park to find out if a Supercharger makes for a faster car than a couple of extra cylinders.





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The Smoking Tire hits the canyons with one of the fastest Audi's on the road: Stasis Engineering's Supercharged R8 5.2 FSI. Matt Farah wrings out the red Spyder on an empty canyon road, proving that no amount of horsepower is ever too much.





Audi R8 V10 Plus: Better than a Porsche or Ferrari?
Matt had to go to Sweden to drive Volvos, so he sent Smoking Tire Editor Zack Klapman to test out the new Audi R8 V10 Plus. The R8 has more power, a better transmission, it's lighter, and Audi provided a very twisty road for evaluation. We take it out to find out what you want in a supercar, and if the Audi delivers on more levels than you'd expect. Buy TST T-shirts at https://wwwsquareup.com/market/the-smoking-tire !! It's Zack's first review, so there should be lots of ammo for the friendly commenters.





Lamborghini vs. Turbo Ford GT vs. Audi R8 Supercharged
The Smoking Tire heads out to Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch in a 370Z Roadster to find out which car can attain the highest speed on Spring Mountain's 2.7 mile road course. Can Matt Farah, driving a Lamborghini LP550-2, outgun a Twin turbo Ford GT and a Supercharged Audi R8? We will see.




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