2015 Audi A8 - 2015 Audi S8 Review
Audi releases their new A8 and S8 to the showroom floor of the North Atlantic International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detriot, MI last week and we had a front row seat to the latest improvements in class and luxury. Outfitted with their elegant body style upgrades, signature Audi LED headlight accents, and a wider look.
Drivetrain: 333-hp, supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 engine; 240-hp, turbo-diesel 3.0-liter V-6; 435-hp, twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 with cylinder- deactivation technology; 500-hp, 6.3-liter 12-cylinder; 520-hp, twin-turbo 4.0-liter V-8 engine (S8); all pair with an eight-speed automatic transmission
Updates to the interior of the A8 and S8 include more room, improved acoustics for a quiter ride and improved truck space for all of your futture expeditions. No exspense was spared in technology either, equiping the 2015 Audi models with Audi's MMI navigation system, with Google Earth and Google Voice capabilities, along with Audi's connect system, providing real-time localized weather, news, life fuel prices and in-car Wi-Fi for up to 8 devices.
The engine improvements boost the turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 horse power from 420 to 435. For the S8, the 520-ho, twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine will repain in place, with it's eight-speed automatic transmission. The improvements in Audi's power steering system will improve fuel economy, while enhancing driver experience and comfort.
Car saftey features to top the listfor the 2015 Audi A8 and S8 models include active lane assist, secondary collision assist, night vision assistant with pedestrian detection, and head-up display and park assist. The cars will be avaiable summer of 2014.