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Looking ahead to the new Audi A8: Fully active suspension offers tailor-made flexibility

Audi A8
Active suspension - system overview
  • Fully active suspension for maximum comfort and dynamism
  • 48-volt main electrical system powers electromechanical suspension system
  • Dynamic all-wheel steering resolves the conflict of aims between agility and stability
  • Global first: Raising the body during a side impact improves passive safety

The new Audi A8 proves itself a versatile performer on the road. Thanks to its active suspension, it provides comfort-oriented customers with a chauffeur-driven sedan offering a stylishly smooth ride. The enthusiastic owner-driver can relish the characteristics of a sports car. This flexibility is made possible thanks to the new active suspension based on the 48-volt electrical system, which is used for the first time as the main electrical system. The new Audi A8 makes its world debut at the Audi Summit in Barcelona on July 11.

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