German automobile manufacturer Audi has revealed the R8 LMS GT2 customer race car. The race ready car will be sold as a track day machine. Although currently, no GT2 championship exists, Audi reckons that it is bound to change by 2020. The R8 LMS GT2 has a V10 engine which produces 640 horsepower and 550 Newton metres torque. Enthusiasts will be able to get one after shelling out 380,000 dollars (Rs 2.6 crores approximately), deliveries are expected o begin before the end of 2019. The R8 LMS GT2 was revealed at the Goodwood festival of speed held in England, an annual hill climb racing event that attracts thousands of automotive brands and enthusiasts.
Published On: Jul 08, 2019