Audi R8 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
84.0% pass rate
from 550 tests in 2017
(57% better than other 2008 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi R8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (61% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Fog lamp (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (75% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Headlamp aim (81% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Headlamps (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.18% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.36% fail on Direction indicators (79% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Flashing type (79% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.18% fail on Individual lamps
  • 3.8% fail on Tyres (51% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth (62% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
  • 3.5% fail on Suspension (74% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Shock absorbers (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Suspension arms (78% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 2.2% fail on Brakes (73% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 0.91% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.55% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.3% fail on Brake performance (64% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.36% fail on Brake performance not tested (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.18% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.91% fail on Components
        • 0.91% fail on Pipes
      • 0.18% fail on Leaks
  • 1.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions
    • 0.18% fail on Exhaust system
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.91% fail on Driver's view of the road (84% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Washers (77% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Wipers (88% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.36% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
  • 0.36% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.36% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.18% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.18% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.18% fail on Steering
    • 0.18% fail on Power steering
      • 0.18% fail on Rams
  • 0.18% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.18% fail on Load security
      • 0.18% fail on Tailgate
Read the Honest John Review

  • Audi R8 (2007 - 2015)
    Refined supercar that can be used everyday, with a forgiving ride. Very quick with secure quattro roadholding. Outstanding V10 engine.

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