The German luxury car manufacturer outshines most other luxury brands and stands distinct with the Audi A8 model. New Audi A8 L 4.2 FSI Quattro, has been designed with a long wheelbase that provides more leg room inside the cabin. The dynamic lines originating from the front wheel arches rise towards the rear end and show off the sporty elegance of the car. Distinctive shoulder lines make the side view totally masculine. The nomenclature suits the imposable design and exclusive mechanics. The stunning metallic finish with glossy head intensifies the sporty elegance without compromising the attribution of comfort and convenience. The innovative techniques involved in its construction make the car much lighter, impart agility and enhance efficiency. The key essence of Audi has been cutting edge technology, that encapsulates the consistent efforts of all the employees towards achieving efficiency in the Audi A8 L 4.2 FSI Quattro . The interiors appear elegant as the configuration of attributes has been done with proper analysis; weather it be alignment, the combination of material or the positioning of switches and control. Executive class Audi A8, boasts a 4.2-litre FSI petrol mill, that cranks out 366bhp at 6800 rpm. This impressive power figure is accompanied by 445Nm of peak torque at 3500 rpm. The 4.2 FSI mill is mated with an 8-speed Tiptronic transmission that assists in hassle free gear shifts even at the tight city corners. Being equipped with all these technical specifications, the new executive class saloon can accelerate from 0-100kmph in just 5.8 seconds with a top speed of 250 kmph.
The evolutionary design of Audi A8 L 4.2 FSI Quattro, is an amazing combination of aesthetics and technology. It is symphony of gentle curves and cuts that is made mesmerising in metallic finish. The extended side profile is embellished loads of chrome infusion. The usage of chrome on foot steps and around windows impart luxury appeal to the car. The innovative design with large trapezoidal glossy black radiator grille, that has been accompanied by day/night running LED headlamps at the front fascia is distinct. The glossy black grille proudly flaunts chrome infused Audi's signature rings. The wheel arches subtle and the the dynamic lines originating from the front wheel arches rise as they extend towards the rear end. The saloon excels in the art of subtlety with its classic contours and flowing curves. The toned body is an outcome of re-modification to shed extra weight that is achieved by utilising a much lighter material for the basic framework, that makes almost 36 kgs lighter. The body colored outside rear view mirrors are automatically adjustable. The side profile is kept visually engaging with glossy black B and C-pillar and clear glasses for windows . The muscular boot is also adorned with chrome on the boot and the exhausts. The new exclusive sedan model runs on 17-inch 10-spoked design aluminum alloy wheels. The glass/tilt sunroof with tinted single-glazed glass and deflector extends to a greater degree.
Geometrically proportionate body framework with longer wheel base provides huge cabin space inside the saloon. The interior allures with high quality leather upholstery, elegant theme and wooden veneers. The configuration of interiors is done in a manner that takes care of the alignment of features in a convenient manner. The interior is developed out of good plastic and high quality fabric. The complexity of the car has been reduced to a much greater extent with the introduction of less operational buttons altogether. The seats are soft and get leather upholstery. Audi A8 L encapsulates ample storage compartment in the doors and on the back rests of the front seats. The temperature is maintained with the intelligent automatic 4-zone air conditioner that comes with climate control. The advanced driver information system is attached with a 7-inch colour display with high resolution and TFT colour display. The rear seats are of flex kind that can be bent to enhance the luggage compartment space. The central console gets chrome finish, easy access knob for the multi-information panel and even comes with hand-writing recognition function. The seats are bucket type and are multi-way adjustable that helps achieve the best driving position for the driver.
Engine & Performance
Developed from super light hybrid aluminum cast material and powered with a robust mill, the new Audi A8 L 4.2 FSI Quattro is truly an adventure for car enthusiast. The saloon is powered by a 4.2-liter FSI petrol engine at its core that exhibits direct fuel injection and mechanical charging module. This engine pumps a maximum output of 366bhp at 6800 rpm, that is accompanied with 445Nm of peak torque at 3500 rpm. The powerful mill is mated with an 8-speed Tiptronic transmission that helps it a overcome all the rough nodes easily. Audi A8 stands to be a pretty good performer as it can complete the run from 0-100 kmph in just 5.5 seconds with a top speed of 250 kmph . Apart from these specifications, the car offers a mileage of 9.7 kmpl.
Saftey & Security
The safety quotient in the A8 L 4.2 FSI Quattro is exhibited by the flurry of airbags for the driver and passengers. The car is packed with front seat side airbags, a front knee airbag, full length side curtain airbag and rear side airbags for the safety of occupants in case of collisions or accidents. The accidents are pre-sensed and controlled with the presence of Anti-lock Braking System, Stability Control and Traction Control and more . Optional safety features available with the all new Audi A8 L include front parking sensors, rear parking sensors, a blind spot warning system and more .
Comfort & Convenience
The application of the good quality materials assures that the cabin confirms to the most luxurious standards with detailed finishing and a comprehensive harmony of colours. Standard soft-grain leather luxury seats are heated type. The intelligent seating package is flexible with multi-way power adjustment and memory function. The fully automatic, dual-zone climate control system with auto-recirculation and humidity control maintains the temperature inside the cabin. Other comfort features within the saloon are automatic window de-mister and camera assisted parking sensor. The stereo department of Audi A8 is quite strong and appealing. The car encloses an attractive 7-inch touch screen that controls numerous functions and keeps the manual switches close to minimum. The audio system in Audi A8 L 4.2 FSI comes with FM/AM radio and is well-complimented with MP3 and WMA players .
Braking and Handling
The braking mechanism of the car is elaborated with a combination of ABS, EBD and hydraulic brake assist that ensures the brakes are responsive in the event of emergency braking . Ventilated disk brakes are provided for the front and rear with electromechanical brakes for the rear axle. The car holds an 8-speed Triptronic transmission with multi-way adjustable steering column for smooth gear shifts. The adaptive suspension with electronically controlled air suspension with infinitely variable adaptive damping system for all the four wheels works as a good shock absorber.
Longer wheelbase and shoulder line provide big cabin.
Big dimensions may be inconvenient during city driving.
The mechanism by which power is transmitted from the engine to the wheels.Transmission type could be Manual,Automatic, Continuously Variable Transmission, or Semi-Automatic.
The maximum amount of fuel that the engine can burn in one complete cycle of all the cylinders together.
The amount of work the engine can do over a period of time. It is measured in Horsepower. One Horsepower is equal to the energy needed to lift 550 pounds at a height of one foot for one second. 1 PS=1.01387 bhp.
The maximum power output the engine can
produce over a particular range of speed.
Sudden braking at high speeds can cause the brakes to lock up and the car to skid. The electronic sensors in the Anti Lock braking System rapidly pressurize and depressurize the brakes, thus stopping them from locking up.
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