Rare are those who have been able to drive or even ride in an Audi A8, the sportiest Audi. And fewer still are those who were able to ride in an Audi R8 LMS is prepared to race.The Audi brand has decided to make a gift to his fans and lovers of motor sport in general, by using one of the latest technologies available to make videos : the technology immersion 360 degrees. A video seemingly simple, but which will allow you to live a lap of the circuit as if you were there.
The power of the V10 5.2-liter
The video was posted on Youtube by Audi and is part of the program Audi2e360, who wants to feel a part of the sensations of the pilot of the endurance motor sport fans. Naturally, sitting in your sofa, you will not feel the acceleration and the braking, or the centrifugal force in the turns.
But the sound and the visual are there. The track passes under your eyes in this video filmed on the legendary Paul Ricard circuit of le Castellet. At your side, the driver who will take you on the Audi R8 LMS and show you what that may well give the fact you have a V10 naturally aspirated engine of 5.2 liters that develops 570 horses under the hood.
See in the slide show : Audi unveils the new Audi R8 LMS GT4 (2017)
How to experience the Audi 360 ?
To have the best Audi experience 360, it is necessary to have a virtual reality helmet. Not need one of the helmets ultra-technological in the trade for several hundreds of euros : the headsets that adapt to smartphones are perfect.
Once the video is launched, it is possible to turn to the right and to the left as if you were really passenger of the car. At least, not really : the shooting is not that of the passenger, since the camera has been placed between the two seats of the car. But the sensations are guaranteed.
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