Self Study Program 990193 – Audi New Technology 2009 – 2010

VAG SSP 990193. The Self-Study Program provides introductory information regarding the design and function of new models, automotive components or technologies.

Audi continues to build on its leadership position in the high-performance sports car segment with the R8 5.2L V10 FSI quattro. The top-of-the-line model of the R8 model series was developed jointly with quattro GmbH. Its ten-cylinder engine develops 525 hp (386 kW) which is capable of delivering breathtaking performance.

Audi technologies such as quattro permanent all wheel drive, lightweight aluminum body (ASF) and innovative all-LED lights propel the R8 5.2L V10 to the top of its competitive field.

At a glance:

  • Newly developed V10 with 5.2 liters displacement, FSI direct injection and dry sump lubrication
  • Superior performance 525 hp (386 kW) and 390 lb ft (530 Nm) of torque

Power train

  • Six-speed manual transmission; optional sequential R tronic with paddle shifters on steering wheel and “Launch Control” function
  • quattro permanent all wheel drive with rear-wheel bias Chassis
  • Dual aluminum wishbone suspension
  • High-performance brakes, optional with ceramic discs
  • 19-inch wheels
  • Audi magnetic ride adaptive suspension

Body and design

  • Lightweight, extremely rigid aluminum ASF body weighs only 436 lb (210 Kg)
  • Spacious interior and high level of everyday utility
  • Exterior and interior design with distinctive new elements
  • All-LED lights as standard


  • R8 with 5.2L V10 FSI Engine
  • Packaged Ultrasonic Level Sensor (PULS)
  • 0B5 S Tronic Transmission
  • Sport Differential
  • Indirect Tire Pressure Monitoring
  • MMI 3G
  • Knowledge Assessment

The Self-Study Program is not a Repair Manual!
All values given are intended as a guideline only.
Refer to the software version valid at the time of publication of the SSP.
For maintenance and repair work, always refer to the current  technical literature.

Language: English
Format: PDF
Pages: 98

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