The C8 Corvette Stingray, Audi R8 V10 RWD and Porsche 911 Carrera S have been raced towards the clock on the Hockenheim GP with the identical driver behind the wheel, so as to see which one is faster.
So, does the American mid-engined sports car have what it takes to problem the 2 Germans? It certain has the efficiency on its aspect, with lower than Three seconds required for the 0-60 mph (0-96 km/h) run because of its 6.2-liter V8 that places out 495 HP (502 PS / 369 kW) and 470 lb-ft (637 Nm) of torque when outfitted with the elective Z51 pack.
The R8 V10 RWD, however, which has returned for 2020 as a manufacturing mannequin fairly than a restricted sequence, can hit 62 mph (100 km/h) in 3.7 seconds in Coupe and three.eight seconds in Spyder guise, and can hold pushing as much as 199 and 198 mph (320-318 km/h) respectively. Audi’s supercar is powered by a 5.2-liter naturally aspirated V10 that produces 532 HP (540 PS / 397 kW) and 398 lb-ft (540 Nm).
The new 992 Carrera S is the least highly effective of the three, with its twin-turbo 3.0-liter six-cylinder making 444 HP (450 PS / 331 kW) and 391 lb-ft (530 Nm). However, it’s simply as fast because the fixed-roof model of the R8 RWD to 62 mph, whereas topping out at 191 mph (308 km/h).