In comparison to the current A8, the inside has a brand new virtual cockpit that shows significant vehicle information in full HD resolution of 1,920 x 720 pixels, 10.5-inch centre infotainment display
It is larger than the outgoing model, comes in 12 outside colours, a new Single-frame grille, with HD Matrix LED high-beam headlamps aka lasers, the vehicle isn’t extremely futuristic.
When compared with the present A8, the inside has a brand new digital cockpit that displays important vehicle data in full HD resolution of 1,920 x 720 pixels, 10.5-inch middle infotainment screen. Virtually everything in the car is based more on the signature and voice commands to access various functions.
The New A8 also features an autopilot system that uses laser scanners, radar and other sensors to get the mapping of the environment, this helps to relieve the driver, especially during traffic. The autopilot may also park flawlessly even when the driver is not around, however, the procedure can nevertheless be tracked by the motorist with his smart phone that must have been utilized to trigger the autopilot system sooner.
Other features include; 41 different driver support systems, 3D audio sound systems, cameras and sensors, connected smart telephones, temperature control systems as well as a foot rest in the back-seats that have foot massaging capabilities. Talk about luxury.
In the mechanical aspect, the eight rate tip-tronic four-wheel- drive Audi A8 includes a pair of turbocharged V6 engine which have a 3.0-litre TFSI petrol mill that provides 340 horsepower, and a 3.0-liter TDI diesel with 286 horsepower. Audi promises 4.0-litre V8 motors for both petrol and diesel power, W12 model and e-tron plug-in hybrid in its own future versions.
The most fascinating characteristic of the Audi, is its smooth ride like that of a Sedan but still maintains its sports car agility. This was possible due to the brand new AI active suspension, so that is made up of an electrical motor and numerous different elements for each wheel, permitting the system to correct suspension load independently.
The newest 2018 Audi A8 will establish between September and December in Germany, together with starting cost that range from N37.8m ($103,000 ) to N39.3m($107,000) in comparison to the present A8’s cost of N30.3m($82,500).