His R8 RWS special edition will start arriving in the UK in March this year to achieve its commitment to make the rear wheel drive the supercar “serious”.
Limited to 999 examples, RWS R8 can be used as a coupe or Spyder. Instead of the R8’s usual Quattro all-wheel drive, which is equipped with a rear wheel drive, it is still powered by an increasingly rare natural aspirating V10 engine, but all the power is transmitted to the rear wheels.
Ť he change the personality of the car, more accurately reflect what customers expect from a super. The removal of the drive shaft and the all-wheel drive system also saves about 50 kilograms, while the new chassis setting can be described by audi as “particularly interesting driving”. In fact, R8 RWS will be able to perform controlled drifts in “dynamic” mode.
Audi’s natural aspirated ten cylinder engine is one of our favorite products. Generating about 533bhp and the most pleasant noise, it can drive a hard top R8 RWS to 62 miles per hour in 3.7 seconds. The Spyder is a little slower and takes 3.8 seconds. Similarly, the coupe has a top speed of 198 miles per hour and an open car is 197 miles per hour. “It’s a huge growth story,” says Dr Andy Palmer, a former nissan executive who joined the company in 2014. Our core reconstruction work has been basically completed. The next step is portfolio expansion. ”
Under the guidance of Dr. Palmer, the trademark goods – in connection with 60 s James Bond movie is famous – the car has been refresh their stable and released the DB11 hit.
It will launch three new models in 2018 –DB11 Volante and the new Vantage and Vanguard sedan — for the first time since 2007 at the plant in Gaydon, warrick county. It plans to launch its first sport utility vehicle in 2020, targeting key U.S. and Chinese markets.
Aston Martin’s pre-tax profit for 2017 was 87m, reversing an eight-year loss from a loss of 163m pounds a year earlier.
I also made an income of 876 million pounds, an increase of 48 percentage points over 2016, as it transferred 5,117 units to 58 units.
Britain and the us are the two biggest markets, with sales of 1,500 and 1,300, with an average price of 151,000.
Dr Palmer claims that earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation were 207m, suggesting that it has limited its operating costs.
“The number of artificial hours needed to make a new car is much higher. We are a leaner company. We can handle 10 derivatives at a time. “