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A8 4.2 QUATTRO
SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES
TRIM
MSRP
Audi A8 4.2 Quattro $78,050
Audi A8L 4.2 Quattro $84,000
ENGINE
Type:
4,163cc V8; aluminum block and heads
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 372 at 6,800
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 328 at 3,500
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 84.5 x 92.8
Compression Ratio: 12.5:1
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 17 / 27
 
TRANSMISSION
Type:
8-speed automatic
Ratios: 4.71, 3.14, 2.11, 1.67, 1.29, 1.00, 0.84, 0.67
Final Drive: 3.20
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Front-engine
Driveline:
All-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
Multi-link; air springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
Multi-link; air springs, anti-roll bar
 
BRAKES
Front:
15.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear:
14.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
4,409
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 23.8
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
41.7
 
STANDARD TECHNICAL FEATURES
  • Adaptive suspension
  • Auto-leveling and directionally-adaptive bi-Xenon headlights with washers
  • Auto-leveling suspension
  • Daytime running lights
  • P255/45 R19 all-season tires
  • Security system
  • Spare wheel
  • Theft-deterrent system
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
  • Ultra low emission vehicle (ULEV)
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
202.2
Width [in.]:
76.7
Height [in.]:
57.5
Wheelbase [in.]: 117.8
Front Track [in.]: 64.7
Rear Track [in.]: 64.4
 
Coefficient of Drag:
0.26
 
STANDARD EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • 4 door curb lights
  • 4 doors
  • Body color front and rear bumper
  • Chrome door handles and grille
  • Fog lights in rear
  • Power remote, heated, folding and auto-dimming left door mirror with indicator lights
  • Power remote, heated, folding and auto-dimming right door mirror with tilt-down and indicator lights
  • Power sliding and tilting glass sunroof with one-touch open / close and tilt
  • Variable intermittent, rain-detecting and speed-sensitive wipers with heated washers
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Pass. Vol. [cu-ft]:
115.1
Seating Capacity:
5
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
37.2
Rear Headroom [in.]: 38.1
 
Front Legroom [in.]:
41.4
Rear Legroom [in.]: 38.7
 
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
59.1
Rear Shoulderroom [in.]: 57.8
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
13.2
 
STANDARD INTERIOR FEATURES
  • 10-way power, heated front passenger bucket seat with memory
  • 12-way power, heated driver bucket seat with memory
  • 3 12V power outlets
  • AM/FM radio with seek/scan, amplifier, RDS, digital signal processor, voice activation, single in-dash CD-player and 12 speakers
  • Alcantara door panels
  • Ashtray
  • Auto-dimming rear-view mirror
  • Auto-locking doors
  • Cargo area carpeting, light, net and tie-down anchors
  • Cargo concealed storage
  • Carpeted front and rear floor mats
  • Cigarette lighter
  • Clock
  • Cruise control
  • Cupholders in front and rear
  • DVD entertainment system
  • Door bins in front and rear
  • Driver footrest
  • Dual-zone automatic air conditioning
  • External temperature display
  • Floor carpeting
  • Front seat center console with armrest and storage
  • Full cloth headliner
  • Glove box mounted 6-disc changer
  • HD radio
  • Heated door locks
  • Illuminated entry
  • Illuminated visor vanity mirrors in front
  • Keyfob remote keyless entry
  • Keyless entry
  • LCD monitors in front
  • Leather seat-upholstery
  • Leather steering-wheel and shift knob
  • Lighted, lockable and cooled glove box
  • Navigation system with voice activation
  • Overhead console with storage
  • Power rear window blind
  • Power tilting and telescoping sport steering-wheel with auto tilt-away
  • Power windows with one-touch open in front and rear
  • Reading lights in front and rear
  • Rear bench seat
  • Rear seat center armrest with storage
  • Rear window defogger
  • Remote trunk release
  • Remote window control
  • Residual heat circulation
  • SIRIUS satellite radio
  • Speed-sensitive volume
  • Steering-wheel mounted audio controls
  • Tachometer
  • Tinted windows
  • Trip computer
  • Universal garage-door opener
  • Variable instrument panel lighting
  • Vehicle information system
  • Wireless connectivity
STANDARD SAFETY FEATURES
  • 3-point rear seat belts in all positions
  • Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • Brake assist
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Front adjustable and tilting, anti-whiplash head restraints with power-adjustments
  • Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
  • Knee airbag
  • Rear adjustable head restraints
  • Rear seatbelt pretensioners
  • Side-curtain airbags in front and rear
  • Side-impact airbags in front and rear
  • Side-impact bars
  • Traction control
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