PPI Automotive Design, a car tuning company from Germany, has presented PPI Razor GTR at the Top Marques Monaco 2009. The PPI Razor is based on the Audi R8 and the follow up version to the PPI R8 Razor.
The engine is fitted with a specially engineered supercharger while a ram-charged air filter and a stainless steel high performance exhaust system has been added in order to produce 580 hp (427 kW) at 7,400 rpm and a maximum torque of 600 Nm at 6,200 rpm.
The weight of the supercar has also reduced to 1,580 kg which is 250 kg lighter than the standard Audi R8. The PPI Razor GTR accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in only 3.7 seconds with the top speed of 332 km/h.
The PPI Razor GTR uses extremely light and high-strength Formula 1 and aerospace proven carbon fiber for its bodykit. The kit features new front bumper with a specially engineered front diffuser, a new LED headlight unit and a larger air inlets that feed fresh air to the radiator and channels the air through the new front hood for optimal cooling to the brake system. Apart from that, the Razor GTR also comes with new side skirts for sporty profile and also diffuses airflow around the sides for improved aerodynamic stability.
The PPI Razor GTR is fitted with a special rear wing with an adjustable Gurney-flap. The OEM engine cover is also replaced with light high-tech polycarbonate Makrolon with specially designed carbon fiber ram-charged air inlets that aid in cooling.
The PPI Razor GTR stands on lightweight 19-inch MAG9 carbon fiber forged aluminum PPI wheels measuring at 10Jx19 wheels weighing at 8.8 kg with 255/35 ZR 19 Michelin Pilot Sport 2 tires and 12.0Jx20 MAG9 wheels weighing at 10.0 kg with 325/25 ZR 20 Michelin Pilot Sport 2 tires at the rear.
A special high-performance braking system in metallic orange-colored brake callipers is used to further improve the braking system. The braking system consists of enlarged 6-piston callipers with 380×36 mm discs at the front and 356×32 mm discs at the rear.
The Razor GTR uses KW Automotive coilover kit that comes with a Hydraulic Lift System which can increase ground clearance by 45 mm if required.
Inside the PPI Razor GTR there are Onyx Nubuck-leather with orange-colored accents and highlights and carbon fiber handbrake lever, door sill protectors, Driver and Radio Console Surround, door trims, center console inserts and kneepad trims.
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