Audi presented the A8 L 4.2 TDI at a price of Rs. 1 Crore 75 thousand (ex-showroom Maharashtra). With this the level of expectation of luxury cars has gone still higher. What makes Audi A8 L 4.2 TDI the highly qualified luxury car is that no matter what angle you look at it from, it is a large vehicle in all aspects. The looks, comfort features, technology and power make it a car which you cannot ignore.
Under the hood, this diesel version vehicle is powered by V8 4.2 TDI q engine which will provide a power of 350bhp and an 800Nm of torque. The engine of this vehicle is mated to a ZF 8 speed automatic tiptronic gearbox with DSP and it offers an all-wheel drive. This new super luxurious sporty A8 is able to accelerate from 0-100kmph in less than 6 seconds. The highest speed that can be achieved by the car will be 250kmph. The safety features provided by this vehicle includes the car a dual-circuit brake system with diagonal split with ESP, hydraulic brake assist, front and rear disk brakes, electromechanical parking brake etc.
This machine looks as calm and composed in its outer appearance. It provides best in class rear seat comfort. One of the first celebrities to own this the Audi A8 4.2 TDI in India will be Abhishek Bachchan. It is expected that he will soon take the delivery of a customized version of this vehicle.
The interior of the cabin, as usual, keeping in sync with the Audi name, is a perfect blend of leather and wood, designed with utmost perfection. If you like to sit in a chauffeur driven car, A8 L is the perfect choice. To make it easier for the passenger Audi has loaded the rear seating area of the cabin with features like electrical adjust for the seats, seat ventilation, massage seats. The refrigerator placed inside the back of the seats provides easy access. The left rear seat adjusts to best and most comfortable position and the front seat moves ahead making more leg room for the passenger. The most wonderful part is that all these adjustments can be done with just a touch of a button.
Audi A8 TDI has powerful opponents in BMW 7 series and Mercedes S Class. With the introduction of Audi A8 TDI line up, the segment just got more nerve-racking. With the killing looks and unmatched interior comfort it will not be difficult for Audi A8 TDI to capture Indian customers. The A8 is considered as the flagship model in Audi’s sedan range, this is reflected by the long list of standard luxury features, convenience and other technology features.