New ABT AS8 Based on Audi A8 Revealed at 2010 Geneva Motor Show

4 03 2010

ABT Sportsline tuner has unveiled a modified 2011 Audi A8 at the Geneva Motor Show. Project called as AS8 and features a new front spoiler, aggressive face skirts, a revised rear apron, and classy 20-creep wheels (21-inchers are also available).

What’s about performance, Abt tweaked the 4.2-liter TDI engine to products 385 PS (283 kW / 380 hp) and 880 Nm (649 lb-ft) of torque. This represents a modest fuel of 35 PS (26 kW) and 80 Nm (59 lb-ft), compared to the customary car.

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Next-generation Audi A7 and A8 Spied at Test (spy photo)

25 11 2008

Next-generation Audi A8 and Audi A7 have been spied at test in Germany. From the front, the CLS competitor, however, like any other Audi also camouflaged. Only in profile shows the A7 its long roof line and rear doors, with the Mercedes CLS were presentable.

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Basis for the new A7, which is expected to at least a 4.2-liter V8 under the hood will have new floor is the group of the Audi A8. The turn brings A7 parallel to the heat tests in the United States behind and is on the long platform, with the current A4 celebrated premiere.

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Audi Releases official sketches of new A5 Cabrio, Sportback, A7 and Next Gen A8

28 10 2008

Ahead of future launches, Audi released a few sketches of future models, counting the A7 Coupe , the A5 Cabrio and sportback, and the next-generation Audi A8.

Audi is also affecting more in the path of the auto designs of its fellow German rivals, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, with the new A7, which will be a 4-door sedan projected for freedom in 2010. The A7 line will trait a 204 hp 2.8 liter engine, a supercharged 300 hp 3.0 liter, and a 394 hp 4.2 liter V8. A RS model is also expected, which Audi has announced will come with a remarkable 600hp twin-turbocharged 5.2 liter V10 powerplant.

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New 2010 Audi A8 Facelift (photo and details)

29 09 2008

The next Audi A8 looks more luxury and elegant. Next-gen A8 planned as for a model year 2009, but a significant revision is due for 2010, and we should expect to see that car unveiled sometime during the upcoming show season.

At first new A8 will be on sale with 4.2 FSI / 372 hp and a 4.2 TDI / 340 hp engine. After that Audi followed by two six-cylinder (gasoline / diesel) with 3 liters and later a V10. On the Audi‘s W12 could renounce it lacks a hybrid drive. One sees the D4 internally referred obliquely newcomer from the rear.

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