The Audi A8 L knows how to spell luxury with impeccable design, unrivaled accommodations and a commanding presence. The Elegant, sumptuous quality, advanced lightweight construction and a host of high-end equipment supply ship exemplify Audi badge, the Audi A8 L. By 2014, Audi has introduced a new model, extensively updated to include more powerful and more efficient engines, updated interior and unique ,matrix LED headlamps.
Audi A8 L Inteiror
Like theMercedes-Benz S-Class and BMW 7 Series, the Audi A8 L also allows buyers to choose from a full load of customizable features and upholstery combinations. Audi, in fact, is offering a total of 111 color choices for exterior paint only. In addition, buyers can opt for custom logo headrests, door trim and folding tables. The Audi A8 L Premium features include ventilation and massage function for seats, adaptive air suspension with Audi drive select, Bang & Olufsen surround sound system, panoramic sunroof, head-up display, among others.
Audi A8 L Exterior
The Audi A8 L design is more expressive than before, thanks to the sculpted hood, the single-frame grille and redesigned front bumper. In addition, the lower edge of the headlights is straight on this new model. Speaking of the headlights, Audi is now offering its unique LED Matrix technology as an optional extra. The beam is composed of 25 individual light emitting diodes per unit that is turned on and off individually or attenuated according to the situation. Audi A8 L allows the system to react precisely to oncoming vehicles, thereby adjusting the beam and the illumination of the road where it is needed. At the rear, the LEDs in the taillights are flatter and are joined together by a strip of constant chromium.
Audi A8 L Engine
By 2014, Audi has worked in the engine line up all the while maintaining performance and efficiency in mind. The new A8 L has a TFSI gasoline engine and two TDI diesel units. These are the 4-liter TFSI V8 bi-turbo engine with 435 hp, the efficiency of 3 liters of diesel TDI and 250 hp 4.2-liter TDI diesel with 385 hp. Audi says that the latter now makes 35bhp more over the previous version, while gasoline biturbo unit makes 15bhp more than before.
As for the 3-liter TDI version to be the biggest seller in the range, the torque has been increased by 30 Nm, while fuel efficiency is increased by 20 percent. All models feature a box of eight-speed tiptronic change-drive four-wheel quattro and the Audi drive select system series.
Audi A8 L Price
The brand’s flagship sedan competes with the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and BMW 7 Series, Audi A8 L base price starting at $81,400.