The V10 engine of the LMS ultra was tweaked for a higher power output by optimising the cooling system and fitting the exhaust system with race catalytic converters.
For improved aerodynamic efficiency, the car received a new rear spoiler and redesigned front plate.
Need for Speed: World
The R8 LMS ultra was added to Need for Speed: World on November 29, 2012 as a S class vehicle.
The R8 LMS ultra is a lightweight car with an emphasis on acceleration and handling. Its straight-line performance is up to par with that of the fastest accelerating cars in the game such as the Pagani Zonda Cinque. It has an average nitrous boost output.
The car has a sensitive steering, making it both responsive at any speed and prone to oversteer under hard cornering. Top speed is 223 mph (359 km/h) and 242 mph (390 km/h) with nitrous applied.
W-Racing Team (SpeedBoost)
The W-Racing Team style is an art director car that costs 6800. It was released on November 14, 2011.
W-Racing Team (Cash)
- On November 29, 2012, Speedhunters.com released a free 3-day rental code featuring the R8 LMS ultra. It was redeemable until December 14, 2012.