Man Crashes Audi R8 Into Tree in Houston

A 4.2-liter V8 powered Audi R8 was recently demolished in Houston when a man lost control of the powerful German supercar while speeding before slamming to a tree.

Man Crashes Audi R8 Into Tree in Houston

The crash took place at approximately 3 am in the morning, and even though the name of the driver has yet to be released, it’s believed that he is in a stable condition.

Man Crashes Audi R8 Into Tree in Houston

Based on the following pictures alone, it seems pretty clear that the driver slide into the tree from the side, with the rear engine-bay of the Audi R8 taking the brunt of the impact. This means the cabin was left relatively untouched.

[Via Khou]

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