The Audi R8 is often considered a supercar that you can use all the time, but in Spyder form is that still the case? With 540PS from the naturally aspirated V10 singing away behind you, four-wheel-drive, and of course the roof down, let’s go out for a drive.

Following the amazing collection day experience with a large group of customers all picking up their personal R8s from the Audi Forum at the factory in Ingolstadt, I had the opportunity to take the car on a longer stint and put it through its paces.