Audi R8 COUPE 5.2 Petrol M6+ Fuel Consumption & Efficiency

R8 COUPE from Audi is a Two-seater car with a 5.2 L petrol engine.
It has ten strong cylinders and uses regular unleaded gasoline.
It is equipped with a manual gearbox.
Transmission: 6-speed gearbox with overdrive.

Fuel consumption test for Audi R8 COUPE

This car was tested both in a city and on a highway.

Fuel consumption in L / 100km

City: 19.1 liters per 100 km
Highway: 12.0 liters per 100 km

Fuel consumption in miles / gallon

City: 15 MPG
Highway: 24 MPG

Average fuel consumption for this car is 19.5 MPG (15.6 liters per 100 km).

Is this car economical and environmentally friendly?

This factor is measured by the value of CO2 per kilometer (car releases CO2 to the atmosphere). If the value is small than yes, car is economical. If it’s big (above 300) than it will cause high petrol costs.
In case of R8 COUPE 5.2 CO2 emission is 347 grams per kilometer.
This is a Gas-Guzzler. The 10 cylinder engine is very thirsty and you might visit gas stations quite frequently.

Yearly fuel expenses for R8 COUPE

If you drive 20 000 kilometers a year (that’s 12 427 miles) and spend half of that time in town while other half on open road you will end up burning 3180 liters of fuel.
Multiply 3180 with a fuel price and you will end up with a yearly fuel cost. It would be around 3657 $ if you are in Canada and year is 2012 (that’s when and where this tests were performed).


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