Feature Article: Audi to proceed with twin-turbo V10 powered RS8?
Remember the R8 prototypes running the RS6’s twin-turbo V10 and their eagerness to burst into flames and reduce the R8 to a burning pile of twisted supercar? Audi were testing the turbo-charged V10 R8 last year and while the car was supercar quick it had some serious engine cooling issues - or so the story goes.
Squeezing a V10 and its super hot twin turbo’s into an R8, left little room for cooling air to circulate and the result was a catastrophic fireball on more than one occasion.
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