New Audi A8 2016 Model and Release Date
It sounds interesting when Audi finally released that they need to launch the new version for Audi A8 because the concept is visually ready. At this time, the company has serious step in order to continue to produce the concept that has been introduced before at Los Angeles Auto Show under the name of Audi Prologue concept. This concept is quite possible to the source of inspirations to build Audi A8 2016. Learning from the concept, it has the length for about 5.1 meters and the height is 1.39 meters. For the wheelbase, it is offered with 2.94 meters. This concept is clear as the base of Audi A8. We totally welcome the issue that 2016 A8 will get a complete redesign to enter the market in the late of next year.
Changes in the new Audi A8 2016
What makes us interesting to talk about this car is the concept. Audi A8 2016 is built with a totally different design compared to the previous model especially for the grille which is a bit wider and flatter than before. It hides the large air vents that are placed on sides of the front fender. For the headlights, the car will get a new wedge shape. Both front and rear suspensions are built independently along with five linkage connections in order to give ideal balance for both sportiness and comfort.
In addition, Audi A8 2016 will also have completely redesigned cabin that is quite great with the support of clear and horizontal lines. You could find out a lot of latest gadget technology. The cabin is well-built with the presence of the upgraded MMI operating system from Audi. It is more interesting that the dashboard is fully from 3D screens. For the navigation system, all that you need using your finger just like smartphones because it is built with touch screen display. Moreover, you could find out many interesting features inside it.
Audi A8 2016 Powertrain
Audi A8 2016 is coming out with the support of recognizable twin-turbo petrol engine 4.0 liter that is able to produce about 605 horsepower and also 515 lb-ft of torque. For the fuel economy, it is estimated for about 29.5 mpg combined drive. The high efficiency engine could be achieved with the help of electrical system 48 V so that this car is categorized as a mid-hybrid model. As a result, in just 3.7 seconds, the car could accelerate to 62 mph. It is also possible to see W12 engine with the output about 570 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. To complete European market, the company offers diesel powertrains that perhaps will go with TDI V6 engine 3.0 liter for 275 horsepower, TDI V8 engine 4.0 liter for 414 horsepower and the last is TDI V10 engine 5.0 liter for 507 horsepower. Those all engines are paired to 8-speed tiptronic transmission and it go with all-four wheel drive system.
Audi A8 2016 is expected to be released in the end of 2015 as a powerful sedan in the market.