Audi S8 plus – top-end modification of sedan-based Audi A8 (D4), which was presented in August 2015, and sales started in November.
Unlike the standard version of the Audi S8, modification Plus looks different exclusive 21-inch wheels, “shod” in the dimension 275/35 tires, a grille, in the presence of the base of the head Optics Matrix LED, carbon-fiber body mirrors and spoiler on the lid trunk and tinted lights.
Configuration and price Audi S8 plus (2016).
|4.0 TSFI S tronic quattro||$160,100||4.0 petrol (605 hp)||Automatic (8)||front|
Inside Audi S8 plus sports a black leather upholstery with red stitching, straps on the pedals in stainless steel and painted black piano lacquer center console. But the main thing here – it’s upgraded 4.0-liter engine TFSI, the impact of which was increased to 605 “horses” and 700 Nm of torque, which is due to the Overboost function can briefly rise to 750 Nm.
An increase of 85 forces, compared with the original S8, the engineers were able to achieve due to changes in internal geometry turbocharger and an increase in boost pressure. In addition, the issue has been finalized and modified engine management software. As before, the thrust is transmitted to all wheels via an 8-band automatic transmission.
As a result, from 0 to 100 km/h the new Audi S8 plus accelerates in 3.8 seconds (0.3 sec. Faster than usual S8), but the maximum rate of default is limited to 250 km/h. However, at a surcharge of Dynamic Package limiter can push to a mark of 305 kilometers per hour.
Price Audi S8 plus Germany starts with a mark of 145 200 euros. The car can be equipped with carbon-ceramic brakes, air suspension, a Bose sound system and multimedia complex for rear passengers, as well as night vision and so on.