Recently, Audi revealed that it has slightly improved the A8 luxury sedan. It’s basically the next installment after Gen 8. Some changes include regular OLED taillights, airway grille, and new headlights.
It comes with a dynamic interface design. The headlights use digital Matrix LED technology. The lower edge of the headlamps contour over the vertical air intakes. At the rear of the vehicle, it has OLED taillights.
The S8 comes with three signature styles of light, unlike the other variants that offer only two. On the S8, if you opt for dynamic mode, the backlights will become the exclusive dynamic signature. In addition, you also have the proximity indicator. And features include dynamic turn signals.
In the A8, Audi offers the S appearance unit. If you prefer a sportier look, you may not have much pizzazz with SE dance. But you can customize and make a combination of the optional Black and S Experience packages. You may like the chrome package if you prefer trim that is quite prominent. When it comes to exterior paint options, you can choose from Ultra Blue, Manhattan Gray, Sky Blue, and Metallic District Green.
The interior comes with a high quality configurable material. In addition, there is a wide range of seed equipment and designs. In addition, the cabin uses Audi’s MMI system and features a pair of touch screens. One screen is 8.6 inches and the other is 10.1 inches.
The virtual cockpit is completely digital if you prefer a group of digital gauges. So the navigation system is the next level. If you are an audiophile, you can enjoy your playlist on this powerful sound system. Plus, the actual compartment is pretty stylish too, especially if you choose the A8 L model. These hidden feature options are plentiful. The center console is stretched out. Also, the footrest can warm and massage your feet.
In this vehicle, rear passengers can enjoy their favorite content on a beautiful 10.1-inch screen that sits on the backs of the front seats. In addition, they can receive a body massage and enjoy a cold drink at the same time. It can also be folded on tables. Also, there is an air quality pack that comes with a fragrance system, which is optional.
For climate control, there is a 4-zone air conditioning system. In addition, the headrests and seats are electrically adjustable. In case you don’t know, there is an extremely luxurious A8 version that will be available for purchase in China only.
The A8 L Horch points to the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class. Additionally, the A8 features an extended wheelbase along with a stylish interior. In other words, the interior includes an expanded panoramic roof, deep pile methods, embossed logos, diamond-patterned padding, and soft cushions.
For the US market, the powertrain options will be the same. It includes both the twin-turbo V-8 that produces 590 lb.-ft. of torque and the hybrid V-6. The 2022 Audi A8 will go on sale in December in the UK. The price of the base unit is $ 115,000 while the price of the S variant is $ 168,000.