2018 Audi S8 News, Specs, Rumors

Friday, April 29th 2016 | Audi


Good news for those who are impatiently waiting on the new coming of Audi S8 version. The latest rumors have rendered that in around year 2018 the brand new high-end sedan is ready to hit the public with more powerful ability and impressive appearance. The upcoming 2018 Audi S8 is reported to be the next hybrid version. Looking into the current auto world, the upcoming Audi vehicle is expected to follow up the arduous competition along the top lines of BMW F01 7 Series, Mercedes new S-Class etc.

Audi S8 2018 Sedan
2018 Audi S8 Specs

Exterior and Interior

Audi does not merely give a detailed information hints about the redesigned body platform. However, according to the current picture, the new S8 will be available in MLB Evo platform. Hence, we could see the sedan as having a sportier body streamline. The front part is now undergoing a new upgrade. For the car interior, changes might be mostly enhanced to serve passengers a comfy driving sensation. High-end materials and sophisticated components are definitely ready to be given to the cabin. Moreover, the electronic video camera, radar and laser will be equipped to offer the full assistant system. The company will also retain its advanced security system for the 2018 Audi S8.

Engines

The German automaker has prepared a new 3-liter TDI to motorize the 2018 Audi S8. This engine is capable to produce the amount of power 286 HP with 458 lb-ft of torque (620 Nm). The company has assured that the upcoming sedan brings more efficient fuel consumption by engaging the new 48 volt electric system and e-tron model for its ultra-low emissions. Some reports have rumored there is going to be a plug-in hybrid version combining a V6 turbocharged gasoline engine with an electric motor and mated with 8 speed automatic gearbox.

2018 Audi S8 Release Date and Price

The car premiere could make its debut in the end of 2016 or early 2017. Albeit official announcement about the date and price have not been confirmed, so the appraised price for the 2018 Audi S8 remains unknown.

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