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Country of origin:Germany
Introduced in:2012
Internal name:R18
Predecessor:Audi R18 TDI
Source:Company press release
Last updated:May 03, 2012
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Configuration TDI 120º V6
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Construction aluminium block and head
Displacement 3,700 cc / 225.8 cu in
Valvetrain 4 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel Diesel
Fuel feed Direct Fuel Injection
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Single Garrett VTG Turbo
Power 510 bhp / 380 kW
Torque 850 Nm / 627 ft lbs
BHP/Liter 138 bhp / liter

Body carbon composite panels
Chassis carbon-fibre composite with aluminium honeycomb monocoque with fully stressed engine
Front suspension double wishbones, push-rod actuated torsion bar springs and dampers
Rear suspension double wishbones, pull-rod actuated torsion bar springs and dampers
Steering rack-and-pinion, electrical power assistance
Brakes carbon ceramic discs, all-round
Gearbox Paddle Operated 6 speed Sequential
Drive Rear wheel drive

Weight 900 kilo / 1,984 lbs
Length / Width / Height 4,650 mm (183.1 in) / 2,000 mm (78.7 in) / 1,030 mm (40.6 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.57 bhp / kg

Race history
Major wins
2012 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (Romain Dumas / Marc Gene / Loic Duval in 207)

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