If you happen to look around the highways and the streets, chances are you can see a few Audis running around. These German-built cars are easily distinguished because of their trademark logo of four interlocked circles.
Each year, these cars are becoming more and more popular with enthusiasts, not only because of the built-in features, but also for their style and design. And today, Audis aren’t just used as luxury rides. These vehicles have been continuously involved in a variety of racing ventures, which helps keep the company innovative and appealing to the global audience.
While these cars are undeniably luxurious, these are also very fast, such as the Audis below that can speed up to 0 to 60 miles per hour in seconds:
10. 2008 Audi RS4, 4.4 sec.
In the world of automotive, every car manufacturer has a performance benchmark, and for Audi, it is Quattro GmbH. This Audi subsidiary developed the RS4. It is powered by a 414 hp 4.2 L V8 engine, helping it to kick off from 0 to 60 mph within 4.4 seconds.
9. 2015 Audi RS3 Sportback, 4.1 sec.
RS3 is another car developed under Quattro GmbH garage. It has an engine that produces 362 hp and 43 lbs-ft of torque that helps propel it from 0 to 60 mph in 4.1 seconds.
8. 2013 Audi RS5, 3.9 sec.
Under the hood of Audi RS5 is a 4.2L naturally-aspirated V8 engine that produces 317 lbs-ft of torque and 444 hp. Its motor is actually based on Lamborghini’s V10. With all that specs, this car can travel 0 to 60 mph within 3.9 seconds.
7. 2013 Audi A8 (L) 4.0T, 3.8 sec.
Audi’s A8 has an eight-cylinder, 5.0L twin-turbo motor, which produces 420 hp. At a starting price of $88,000, this car can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 3.8 seconds.
6. 2014 Audi RS6 Avant, 3.7 sec.
The Audi RS6 Avant is powered by a 4.0L twin-turbocharged V8 that produces more than 550 hp and about 520 lbs-ft of torque. Because of its electronic stabilization control and AWD system, this beast can travel 0 to 60 mph in a matter of 3.7 seconds.
5. 2013 Audi S8, 3.6 sec.
At first, you will think this four-door luxury sedan looks like a vehicle that a VIP will drive. However, it has an impressive record of travelling 0 to 60 mph. Thanks to its 4.0L twin-turbocharged V8 engine that is capable of producing 520 hp and 480 lbs-ft of torque. Its engine is similar to that of Audi’s S6 and S7.
4. 2012 Audi TT RS, 3.5 sec.
Audi’s TT RS comes with a number of engines, which include the VRG engine used by Volkswagen and a 2.5L inline four and five cylinder engine. When all of these work together, the car can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph within 3.5 seconds.
3. 2014 Audi RS7, 3.4 sec.
The Audi RS7 is powered by a 4.0L twin-turbocharged V8 engine, allowing it to speed up from 0 to 60 mph in 3.4 seconds. Aside from its fast speed, it boasts a number of options, such as driver controls, making it a stand out among the rest.
2. 2011 Audi R8 LMS GT3, 3.1 sec.
The R8 is a two-door coupe, featuring a V10 engine. It has since been used in many films and by many sports celebrities for the past few years. Its highlight is the LMS GT3 variant that is common in the racing world. With a 5.2L V10 putting out more than 500 hp, it can speed up to 60 mph from a stop within 3.1 seconds.
1. 1985 Audi Sport Quattro S1, 3.0 sec.
Back then, the Audi Sport Quattro S1 was the pinnacle of performance. Within 3.0 seconds, this astounding car can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph. This is because of its 2.1L turbocharged inline five cylinder engine.
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