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MSRP: $81,500-137,900

2016 Audi A8 news, pictures, specifications, and information

The sportiest premium sedan in the full-size class

The Audi A8 L knows how to spell luxury wîth impeccable design, unrivaled accommodations and a commanding presence. Additionally, wîth 450 horsepower, the A8 L 4.0T Sport is the perfect example of how the best things come in big packages.

A multitude of high-end technologies, systematic lightweight construction and excellent comfort: Audi presents a thoroughly revised version of its successful A8 flagship. Its engines have become even more powerful and efficient; new assistance systems and the innovative Matrix LED headlights make for even more superior driving.

Assistance Systems
Lineup Changes for 2015 Include:
► New A8 and S8 front and rear facia design
 Completely redesigned LED headlights are now standard for the complete A8 model
line
 Significant updates to the front fascia of the A8 – the hood has a more sculpted
design to add strength, including a Singleframe® grille: which is more 3-
dimensional, new upper corner shape
 New front facia design for the S8 includes Singleframe® grille, bumper, air intakes,
new side sills, rear diffusor and wider quad oval tailpipes
 S8 received new interior option – Audi design selection Vermont Brown wîth Carbon
Twill Copper inlays
► A8 4.0T engine received an increase in power from 420hp to 435hp
► New optional selection of 20' wheels for all A8 models
► Four new optional inlays for the complete A8 lineup
► Optional Night vision assistant, now wîth animal detection in addition to pedestrian
detection, is available on all A8 models
► The new Audi A8 features an optional Head-up display – for ease of viewing vehicle speed,
navigation information, and Night vision warning information projected onto windscreen
► Audi active lane assist alerts the driver when the car moves across lane markings without
the activation of the turn signal and gently moves the car back into its lane
► Audi side assist alerts the driver of the presence of a vehicle when changing lanes as well as
to vehicles approaching the neighboring lane

Source - Audi
 
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A3
A4
A5
A6
A7
A8
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Q3
Q5
Q7
Quattro
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R8
RS 7
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