Audi A8 and A8 L

Posted on 02. Oct, 2016 by in Audi Canada

Design and body
The extraneous pattern of a Audi A8 is sporty, issuing and rarely expressive. The Audi A8 L is 13 centimeters (5.1 in) longer than a customary chronicle in both wheelbase and altogether length. As an option, Audi can supply a headlights in innovative Matrix LED technology. Each headlight section has 25 small, particular LEDs that beget a high-beam light; they can be away switched on or off and can be dimmed as necessary.

One good strength of a vast sedan is a lightweight design. The Audi A8 3.0 TDI quattro with a normal wheelbase has a quell weight (without driver) of only 1,880 kg (4,144.7 lb). The physique with a Audi Space Frame (ASF) pattern is done roughly wholly of aluminum, weighing in during only 231 kg (509.3 lb), that is around 40 percent lighter than a allied steel body.

Interior
Elegant lines and inexhaustible interior space mount out inside a Audi flagship. Audi offers countless options for a front seats, including 5 modes of movement and massage. Two particular power-adjustable back seats are accessible in a A8 and a A8 L. The top-of-the-line apparatus in a sedan with a prolonged wheelbase is a decrease chair with a energy fold-out footrest. Many other oppulance facilities are accessible to name from.

All interior tools were comparison with a apex caring and vaunt uncompromisingly accurate workmanship. Each and each fact expresses a hand-crafted impression of a oppulance sedan. Despite a many functionalities, a handling judgment is a indication of perceptive design. Audi can also implement an discretionary head-up display.

Drive system
The TFSI and a dual TDI engines that are accessible in a Audi A8 vaunt considerable power, well-spoken using and efficiency. With a 4.0 TFSI, a cylinder on direct (COD) complement deactivates 4 cylinders when underneath prejudiced load. The 4.2 TDI engine delivers a strong 850 Nm (626.9 lb-ft) of torque to a crankshaft.

Engine lineup

  • 4.0 TFSI quattro COD with 320 kW (435 hp)
  • 3.0 TDI quattro with 193 kW (262 hp)
  • 4.2 TDI quattro with 283 kW (385 hp)

Audi A8
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 9.3 – 5.7 (25.3 – 41.3 US mpg)
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 214 – 149 (344.4 – 239.8 g/mi)
(Figures change depending on engine/transmission/wheels/tires)

Audi A8 L
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 9.3 – 5.8 (25.3 – 40.6 US mpg)
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 215 – 153 (346.0 – 246.2 g/mi)
(Figures change depending on engine/transmission/wheels/tires)

All a engines are versed with an eight-speed tiptronic that delivers quick and well-spoken rigging shifts. The electronically tranquil involuntary delivery is interconnected with quattro permanent all-wheel drive. Audi can supplement a competition differential as an option; it comes as customary apparatus with a 4.2 TDI.

Chassis
The sedan owes a sporty impression in vast partial to a chassis. The customary Audi expostulate name complement also incorporates a adaptive atmosphere suspension. Audi also offers a atmosphere cessation with competition tuning and energetic steering as options.

Equipment
In a MMI navigation and system, a MMI user interface with a vast rotary/push-button control adds MMI touch. The Audi bond record procedure with automobile phone connects a vast sedan to a internet. Components such as a Bang Olufsen Advanced Sound System and back chair party turn out a infotainment range.

Driving is even some-more considerable with a discretionary assistance systems. The many critical systems are adaptive journey control with StopGo function, a Audi pre clarity simple reserve system, Audi side assist, Audi active line assist, park support and night prophesy assistant.

Audi A8 L W12
The Audi A8 L W12 is a apex of a indication series. Its naturally aspirated gasoline engine – intensely brief and lightweight interjection to its W-shaped blueprint – produces 368 kW (500 hp) and 625 Nm (461.0 lb-ft) torque from a 6.3 liters of engine displacement. At low engine load, a specifically grown cylinder on direct (COD) complement is active.

The customary apparatus on a top-of-the-line indication – including a Matrix LED headlights, a particular back seats and many other facilities – can prove even a many perceptive requirements. Exclusive options embody a Audi disdainful judgment trim line with leather from a Italian tradition handcrafting association Poltrona Frau.

Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 11.2 – 11.0 (21.0 – 21.4 US mpg)
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 259 – 254 (416.8 – 408.8 g/mi)
(Figures change depending on engine/transmission/wheels/tires)

Audi A8 L Security
The Audi A8 L Security, a special confidence oppulance sedan approved for a VR7 ballistics class, meets a difficult discipline for municipal high-security sedans. Its newcomer dungeon integrates intensely volatile materials such as hot-formed armored steel, aramid fabrics, special aluminum alloys and multi-plate glass. The sedan’s customary and discretionary facilities ideal a confidence concept. The Audi A8 L Security is accessible with a 4.0 TFSI and with a W12.


The equipment, information and prices specified in this request impute to a indication operation offering in Germany. Subject to change but notice; errors and omissions excepted.

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