Third generation Audi S8 512 hp in fog at night 1920×1080 HD

Posted by at 30 July 2014, at 14 : 08 PM

Car of the dayThird generation Audi S8 512 hp in fog at night 1920×1080 HD

The third generation Audi S8 is powered by a 4.0-litre (3993 cc) TFSI biturbo V8 engine. This engine produces up to 512 hp (382 kW) at 6000 rpm and torque of 479 lbs-ft (650 Nm) between 1700-5500 rpm.

The S8 is a sports sedan which is a luxury 4 door car and is available in only one trim which is the Sedan. However, this sedan is so fast that you would be really surprised when driving it. It can easily accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (0-62 mph) in just 4.2 seconds. It also can reach a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) which is electronically limited.

The interiors and seating

The interiors and seating are of a rich finish which gives the vehicle an ambience of luxury and comfort combined. The seats are upholstered with perforated leather of the Valcona type; there is a lumbar support in the front which is powered; the rear seats have adjustable headrests and a center armrest which is fold down; the passenger seat in front can be adjusted 16 ways and so is the driver’s seat. The seats are of the sports bucket type and have adjustable height and head rests which are powered and have a dual memory power of 4 positions.

Storage space in the sedan

There is storage space in every conceivable nook where it is possible in this vehicle. Storage space is there in the rear armrest with tie downs and nets in the cargo area; a covered console on the lower part with storage on the floor; a glove box which is illuminated, mounted storage space on the rear door and the front door and 4 cup holders in the front and rear.

The exterior paint and design

The exterior of the third generation Audi S8 is as elegant as the interiors with a V8 badging and new, improved design lines.

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