Presentation of the new Audi A8, we can slowly bring lighter paraphrase Neil Armstrong’s famous statement: “It is only a small step for the uninitiated observer, but a giant leap for the brand.” At first glance, too, the German news only slightly shifts the design of its predecessor. Far more has changed under the hood, one of the main pillars of a lightweight design. Audi A8 3.0 TFSI with basic wheelbase and weighs 1,830 kilograms, representing the prim luxury limousines equipped with all-wheel drive. Furthermore, in comparison with předfaceliftovou version in this regard we register 75 pound diet.
2017 AUDI A8 Exterior and Interior
Before the engines, we have to officially introduce the new headlamps, which promotes Audi practically since January. While the standard (at least for the German market) becomes the front diodes surcharge may be replaced by a new Matrix LED technology. One in each headlight employs 25 LEDs that can be completely independent of the others must be activated or slightly obscured. A8 and able to respond to oncoming traffic, based on data from the navigation system, then the vehicle can illuminate the bend before them hover.
Inside the new Audi A8 is already so much as changed under the hood. New ones are little more than some textures, shades of leather upholstery and wood finishes. For the S8 model it is possible to reach beyond carbon accessories, while an extended version promises especially in the rear seats in the same seating position as first-class airline. Among the extras then miss-conditioning or refrigeration box.
2017 Audi A8 Engine
Now let’s move to offer engines that counts in the standard version with two petrol and two diesel units. The first is a 3.0 TDI six-cylinder tuned to 258 hp (an increase of 8 horses), with which the new Audi A8 running at 5.9 l / 100 km, the second is the eight-cylinder 4.2 TDI disposing power of 385 hp (+35 hp) and torque 850 Nm. But unfortunately for him, brand consumption or driving dynamics tactic, which also applies to gasoline six-cylinder 3.0 TFSI producing 310 newly hp (+20 hp).
A little more is known about climactic eight-cylinder 4.0 TFSI, which now offers 435 hp (+15 hp). In combination with all-wheel drive is humble manages to hundred in 4.5 seconds, ie a tenth faster than before. However, if you decide not to use this potential, the car is able to deactivate half the cylinders and thus reduce consumption. And what about some 10 percent. In addition, then just like any other drive units meet new emission standard Euro sixth
Four-liter eight-cylinder engine, however, there is still one tune, and under the hood S8 model. Here offers 520 hp, which allow the model to accelerate from zero to hundred in 4.2 s, while the average paper consumption is just 10.1 liters / 100 km. Even in this case, the missing half of the cylinder deactivation, but innovation is the active noise barrier ANC (Active Noise Cancellation), which uses a completely different frequency vibration suppression, which otherwise would penetrate into the cabin during a four-cylinder run.
The same system also received the Audi A8 L W12 quattro, which is the highest performing, although his 6,3litrový twelve promises the same power (520 horsepower) than the S8 model. Driving dynamics Unfortunately we have available, in terms of consumption, but it has a limousine ride in 11.7 l / 100 km. It is on the opposite end of the menu than A8 hybrid, whose turbocharged four-cylinder 2.0 TFSI engine in combination with an electric motor promises average 6.3 l / 100 km and the possibility of a three kilometer drive purely on electricity at a maximum rate of 100 km / h. But we must recall that the overall system performance of 245 hp heading in this case, the front wheels only.
2017 Audi A8 Price and Release date
2017 Audi A8 on the price, we do not get accurate information. If you want to know the price of New Audi A8, follow the continuing development of our blog. We will provide details about the price of this car as soon as possible for you loyal readers of our blog. and expected release date of this car : July 2016