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Audi A8

The new Audi A8 presents the future of the luxury class. In its fourth generation, the brand’s flagship model again provides the benchmark for Vorsprung durch Technik – with a new design language, an innovative touchscreen operating concept and a systematically electrified drive. The Audi A8 is also the first production automobile in the world to have been developed for conditional automated driving.

Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 5.9 - 5.6 (39.9 - 42.0 US mpg)*;
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 157 - 148 (252.7 - 238.2 g/mi)*
* Figures on the fuel consumption and the CO2-emissions vary in case of given ranges depending on the used combination of wheels/tires and engine version


Technical details

Audi A8 50 TDI quattro tiptronic (210 kW)
Engine type V6 engine
Displacement in cc / bore x stroke in mm / compression 2967 / 83.0 x 91.4 / 16.0
Max. power output in kW (hp) / at rpm 210 (286) / 3500 - 4000
Max. torque in Nm (lb-ft) / at rpm 600 (442.5) / 2250 - 3250
Top speed in km/h (mph) 250 (155.3)
Acceleration, 0-100 km/h (0-62.1 mph) in sec 5.9
Combined fuel consumption in l/100km 5.9 - 5.6
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km 157 - 148
Unladen weight according to EU (excluding driver) / (including driver) / gross weight limit in kg (lb) 1975 (4354.1) / 2050 (4519.5) / 2690 (5930.4)
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Audi A8 50 TDI quattro tiptronic (210 kW)

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  • 10/06/17
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    Audi A8

    Audi has fundamentally reengineered the A8 in its fourth generation. With its stylistically defining design, top-rate suspension solutions, touchscreen operating concept and superlative comfort, the luxury sedan demonstrates Vorsprung durch Technik right across the board. One of the top innovations is the Audi AI traffic jam pilot, which no other competitor offers.

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  • 09/11/17
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