The Audi A8 series has not disappointed when it comes to offering stylish cars into the market. In fact, the brand is best known for offering luxurious and stylish vehicles into the market while also adding comfort and performance into the mix. This is a significant reason behind the success of the brand and the performance of previous model releases will become a reference as to how the new 2012 Audi A8 will be like. Shall we get started into looking at the details of this new car model?
The best way to describe the new Audi A8 2012, according to critics, is that it is a perfect blend of luxury and efficiency. The body specifications of the A8 2012 are largely similar to that of the 2011 model, although new features were integrated into the brand new model to add more efficiency to your ride. The actual measurement of the body's length is at 17.29 inches, while it features new LED headlights that deliver a new sense of style with its striking expression that complements the vehicle's body style. Meanwhile, it is also an added safety function, along with several other features that were incorporated into this new 2012 A8, such as the in-trunk emergency release and the tire pressure monitoring capability.
The 2012 Audi A8 also comes equipped with many features that improve driving efficiency such as front and rear heated seats, navigation system, and parking sensors. The 2011 model got negative feedback from consumers with its use of a 17-inch tire wheels, hence the manufacturer made all the necessary adjustment with this new release and the 2012 model now comes with an 18-inch wheel.
The performance of the 2012 Audi A8 is one of the brightest features of this model. The use of a turbocharged 4.0 liter V8 engine can deliver up to a maximum of 310 horsepower to ensure optimum power and efficiency on the road. This type of engine is indeed capable of delivering excellent driving ability. Meanwhile, the hybrid models that are also due for release feature the Audi Valve lift system and a 4-cylinder unit that takes your driving performance up another notch.
Another excellent thing about the 2012 Audi A8 is the acceleration capacity, which is unlike any other in the market. Within only 7 seconds or less, it can go from a complete standstill to as much as 100 km/h in speed. In fact, its top speed capacity can reach up to 210 km/h. The excellent driving performance and speed is impressive for a model that is known to be fuel-efficient. The engine for this model is determined to consume 13.5 liters of fuel within a 100-km distance run.