The 2015 Audi A8 is a large luxury sedan is available in either normal or long-wheelbase versions for six- and eight-cylinder gasoline-powered models. The diesel-powered TDI models and the range-topping 2015 Audi A8 W12 are available only in long-wheelbase body.
The 2015 Audi A8 3.0T cuts are appointed with 19-inch wheels, heated and power-folding exterior mirrors, LED headlights, a sunroof, auto-dimming mirrors, front and rear sensors, power door closers, an adaptive air suspension, keyless ignition, dual-zone automatic climate control, the leather upholstery, 14-way power adjustable front seats, the memory front seats, a power-and-telescoping steering wheel and a power rear sunshade. Electronic features in-board WiFi, an 8-inch display screen, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, the Audi’s MMI infotainment interface, navigation system, voice control, rearview camera and a 14-speaker Bose surround-audio system with a CD player, iPod connectivity and the satellite radio.
The 2015 Audi A8 4.0T eight-cylinder is all of the above plus interior noise cancellation. Opting for any of the additional long-wheelbase versions of the warm weather package, the extra green package, rear seat vanity mirrors and LED reading light. The long-wheelbase 2015 Audi A8 W12 further adds 20-inch wheels, the panoramic sunroof, dual-pane acoustic glass, variable-ratio steering, premium leather upholstery, simulated suede headliner, thea head-up display, a change kaakiri- view camera system, the blind spot monitoring system, the dual-screen rear seat entertainment system and a six-CD changer. Also included are cold weather package, the rear seat comfort package and a fixed rear seat center console that reduces the power from five to four.
Many of the signal in the upper trims are available as options instead supported models. Other notable add-ons in adaptive control field, a sport differential, enhanced steering, night vision with pedestrian and animal detection, automatic high-beam control, lane-departure warning and installing the system, a sunroof with solar panels power an auxiliary cooling fan, ventilated eighteen-way power-adjustable front seats, sports seats with diamond-stitched upholstery and a 19-speaker Bang & Olufsen surround-audio system. A variety of interior wood trim accents are also available. 2015 Audi A8 W12 trim, additional options in the Executive rear seat comfort package, which includes a foot rest for the right to carry passengers, a cool box in the rear center console and a fold-type power outlet.
2015 Audi A8 Interior
Among large luxury flagships, the street is arguably one of the most important deciding factor. The 2015 Audi A8 rises to the occasion with excellent materials, smart design and the abundance of high-tech features. Audis are notable for their businesslike austere design, but the Audi A8 is decidedly luxurious in its execution, using the rich wood accents and supple leather surfaces to help you.
The 2015 Audi A8 comfort is not in short supply, even with standard fourteen-way adjustable front seats. Upgrading picks 18-way adjustable ventilated seats more thought satisfactory, and massage services should be enough to put many people on the beach. The same level of decadence can also be enjoyed in the rear seat by upgrading the rear seat comfort package for long-wheelbase versions. Even without options, rear passengers enjoy a wealth of space and materials.
Audi’s MMI infotainment interface should also meet the high expectations for the class with sharp graphics and quick responses to inputs. There is also a small pad on which you can trace the letters and numbers with your Fingertip to enter or search for phone numbers and music. On the whole, the system is not as easy to operate as those of rivals, but after the short time it should become second nature. On the downside, cargo capacity is on the small side compared with the competition, accommodating a maximum of only 14.2 cubic of feet.
2015 Audi A8 Engine
Powering the 2015 Audi A8 3.0T is a supercharged 3.0-liter V6 engine that generate 333 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque. As with all 2015 Audi A8 models, the 3.0T channels power to all four wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission. In HIV, this model reached 60 mph in a short 5.3 seconds, which is quicker than the other six-cylinder-powered rivals and almost as quick as some V8s. The EPA estimates fuel economy at 22 mpg combined (19 city / 29).
The diesel-powered 2015 Audi A8 TDI using a turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 good for 240 hp and 428 lb-ft of torque. Audi estimates it accelerate to 60 mph in 6.3 seconds. The EPA Estimated fuel economy is 28 mpg combined (24 city / 36). The 2015 Audi A8 4.0T models get a turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 engine that generatefFuel economy is estimated at 22 combined 435 hp and 444 lb-ft of torque – an increase of 15 hp over the last year. Audi estimates it will get to 60 mph in 4.3 seconds. Fuel economy is estimated at 22 combined (18/30) for the regular-wheelbase model. Long-wheelbase versions are estimated to take some 1 mpg on the highway.
The range-topping 2015 Audi A8 W12 for 500 hp and 463 lb-ft of torque from 6.3-liter normally aspirated w12 engine. The Audi expects it to reach 60 mph in 4.4 seconds, while fuel economy estimates 17 mpg combined (14/22). No other A8s, the w12 not benefit from an automatic engine stop-work order to conserve fuel when not in motion.
2015 Audi A8 Safety
Standard safety features for the 2015 Audi A8 models have antilock brakes, stability and traction control, front and rear side airbags, front knee airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, a rearview camera and Audi pre-Earth system pretensions seat-belts and closes the sunroof and windows if it detects heavy braking.
Models equipped with the adaptive control field options are also available with pre-World Plus, which alerts the driver to track imminent collisions and intervenes with maximum braking if appropriate measures are not taken. Also included in the Pre-World, which reacts to imminent rear-end collisions by tensioning seatbelts, and other Windows Adjusting the seat for optimal protection. Other features that can be standard or famine depending on the trim level in a surround-view camera system, the night vision system, a lane-departure warning and lane-keeping assist system and a blind-spot monitoring system.
The brake check for the previous year but mechanically similar 2015 Audi A8s, models equipped with summer tires came to a stop from 60 mph in the distance shorter than 104 feet, which is exceptional for cars in this class. With all season tires, the distance to 114 feet, which (2015 Audi A8) is also excellent.