2017 Audi A8

Thursday, November 19th 2015. | Audi

Another luxury sedan car manufactured by Audi is 2017 Audi A8. The car is also produced by German automaker. The car will have simple modification and engine update. The report said that, most of design will be taken from the previous model. However, the new performance and appearance of the latest A8 will be built on the better place that is Modular Standard Platform (MSB). The platform comes from the VW Group. Possibility, the 2017 A8 will launch in the late of 2016 with the high price that is $80.000.

2017 Audi A8 Front View

Design

The German automaker plans to take design concept of Bentley and Porsche Panamera for the 2017 Audi A8. The body weight of the car will be lighter than previous one. It caused the bodywork uses lightweight materials that composed of the combination between aluminum hybrid, high-strength steel, and other components. The material is useful to minimize the total weight of the car, enable the car move faster, and increase the fuel economy. There will be several improvements on the front parts. It includes the LED headlights that will help to improve visibility at night or in other situation. The Feature will be more elegant look. To minimize the effects of reflective lights, the 2017 Audi A8 will be completed with the sleek fog lights. Besides that, the new sedan car will also get redesign of grille, bumper, air vents, front braking system, exhaust system, and 18 inch alloy wheels. Meanwhile, to allow more air get into the engine and front braking system, the air vents will be improved bigger. Then, the variety of colors will be available for the alloy wheels.

More relaxing and comfortable of interior sides will make the driver and passengers feel enjoy. The cabin will have nice black trim. The leather will cover the seats. Besides that the seats will be completed with the attractive stitches. Compared with the previous, the 2017 Audi A8 will have more space of cabin, so that there are more space for legroom and headroom. There will be a large touch screen on the center of dashboard. The feature will help to control and alert the driver about the some features status. To add enjoyable, the automaker will upgrade infotainment features such as Wi-Fi hot spot, a USB port, wireless Bluetooth, and Smartphone connectivity option.

Engine

There is speculation that the 2017 Audi A8 will use a 3.0 liter TDI V8 engine 286 horsepower and with 458 lb-ft of torque. Then, the engine will be combined with 8-speed transmission and it will be transmitted to four wheel standard drive. In sum, the car will accelerate 0-60 mph in just 7 seconds.