|A8 L Mileage Details|
|Diesel||City - 13.77 kmpl | Highway - 16.77 kmpl | Overall - 6.0 kmpl ||
|Petrol||City - 10.63 kmpl | Highway - 16.4 kmpl | Overall - 16.77kmpl kmpl ||
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Audi A8 L Variants
Audi A8 L • Price, Variants & Specifications
The German brand, Audi, has launched their luxury limousine, the A8L. The car has been available in India from 3rd August 2012 and the showroom price of the car is Rs. 1.07 crore. The “A” suffix in the car’s name is indicative of the car’s Audi Quattro permanent all wheel drive system. The Quattro system used a power ratio of 60: 40 (for the rear and front wheels, respectively). The Audi A8L TDI has the only all wheel drive system in any car of its range and segment. Like all other Audi cars, especially in this particular price bracket, the A8L is a luxury car that promises the greatest elegance. It is quite a good car to look at too.
Engine & Performance
The Audi A8L comes with a 4.2 litre TDI diesel engine. It can produce 800 Nm of torque and generate 354PS of power. The car can go from 0-100 km/h in 5.6 seconds. The top speed of the car is 250 km/h. The car has the most powerful engine among all the luxury limousines in India. It’s biggest rivals are the Mercedes Benz S- class and the BMW 7 Series, both of which just have a 3.0 litre diesel engines and produce a mere 489Nm of torque, which is good, but quite low when compared to the power of the Audi A8L. There are two other engine options that are available in the Audi A8L series. One engine option available is the 6.0L Quattro. This W12 engine is petrol one and it can deliver 450 PS and generate a torque of 580 Nm. The petrol engine powered car can accelerate from 0-100 in 5.2 seconds. The top speed for this version is also 250 km/hr. The third engine variation is the 3.0 TDI Quattro, which produces 233 PS and generates a torque of 450 Nm. The 0-100 acceleration of the car is achieved in 7.9 seconds and it has a slightly lower top speed of 243 km/h. The Audi A8L has a six speed transmission.
The A8L has promised ergonomic design and functionality. The car comes with an option of Natural leather upholstery for the interiors, or Valcona. The seats are electrical and provide a higher level of control and comfort for the occupants of these seats. The cabin also has a multi- media interface (MMI). The MMI has a retractable 7 inch colour monitor. This monitor will display vital information, including a route guide, audio and vehicle information. The steering wheel of the car is also upholstered with the same leather used in the seats and it is a four spoke multifunctional wheel. There is also an interior lighting pack which can provide quite a cozy ride for those who are riding in the vehicle.
Audi A8L comes in a variety of colours, including Brilliant Black, Phantom Black, Cherry Black, Avus Silver Pearl, Ibis White, Night Blue, Deep Green, Oyster Grey Metallic, Impala Beige and Ice Silver Metallic. The car has really good looking exteriors as well. There is a muscular trapezoidal unit in the front of the car. The lower and upper sections of the car are joined together with the help of a radiator grille. The tail lamps are sparkling LED ones, and it is possible for one to get custom tail lights, in case they want the car to look different.
Features & Specifications
A car of this size and cost would certainly have a lot of top- notch security features. The standard security features such as anti- theft system, electronic brake force distribution, antilock braking system, brake assist, electromagnetic parking brake, dual seat belts, etc. The automobile also has Servotronic technology which would enable the vehicle to be controlled at high speeds, so that the driver would not have to put in too much effort while trying to park.