Shmeemobile – Audi R8 V10 Spyder

The Shmeemobile Audi R8 V10 Spyder was the front car from October 2012 until January 2014. In that time it covered 18,000 incredible miles including Gumball 3000 2013 across Scandinavia and Eastern Europe, a trip to Top Marques Monaco 2013 and the Monaco F1, a number of trips to Paris, the Spa Grand Prix and attending numerous events in the UK such as Wilton House and Vmax200.

Audi R8 V10 Spyder

Known as a bit of an oil guzzler, with the 518hp V10 practically drinking the stuff, the car was well documented featuring in countless videos and features online. The Audi R8 V10 Spyder also received a number of upgrades.

What modifications were made to the car?

Colour came in the form of a ‘Midnight Purple’ vinyl wrap, fitted by KIK Customs.

The huge sound was powered by a Titan Sport exhaust from QuickSilver Exhausts.

Air filter upgrades came from K&N Air Filters.

Tyres were changed away from the stock Pirellis to the longer lasting, and better gripping Michelin Pilot Super Sports.

What are some of the highlight videos with the Audi R8 V10 Spyder?

Introducing the Audi R8 V10 Spyder for the first time:

Chasing a Bugatti Veyron:

Fooling around in the snow:

Causing havoc with a reveling crowd:

Burning up the original Pirelli tyres: