Audi R8 Gets First Full LED Headlamp — But Not for U.S. Yet
AUBURN HILLS, MI –
The Audi R8 will have what is being described as the world’s first full LED
headlamp technology — but it is not coming to the
U.S. just yet, according to Audi. The
optional LED headlamps, priced at the equivalent of $5,564, are available
immediately in Europe.
America spokesman Christian Bokich told Inside
Line in an e-mail message, “At the moment, no timing or availability info
is yet available for the
States, but it’s not being ruled out for our
headlamp technology bundles full LED low/high beams, as well as full LED turn
signals. Audi said it uses 54 high-performance LEDs.