A revision of equipment means the 3.0 version now has a rearview camera, and the 4.0 comes with 21-inch alloy wheels as standard.See the 2018 Audi A8 models for sale near you
If you really can't wait for the all-new 2019 model or prefer to get a version in which any bugs have been ironed out by now, the choice between the V6 or V8 model is completely up to you. Or, perhaps more likely, whatever's the best deal on offer. In our view, the smaller wheels of the V6 translate to a nicer ride quality.
The 2018 Audi A8 L comes in 3.0TSFI and 4.0TSFI versions.
The 3.0TSFI ($83,475) has 19-in alloy wheels, full LED lighting with automatic headlights, an adaptive air suspension, keyless entry/ignition, headlight washers, heated windshield-washer nozzles, rain-sensing wipers, quad-zone automatic climate control, a sunroof, dual-pane acoustic glass, heated/power-folding side mirrors, self-dimming mirrors, parking sensors front and rear, a rearview camera, power door closers, Drive Select (adjustable steering, suspension and throttle settings), leather upholstery, 18-way power-adjustable/heated front seats with memory settings, a power-adjustable tilt-telescopic steering wheel, ambient cabin lighting and power sunshades for the rear window and rear side windows. Audi's proprietary MMI infotainment system includes a retractable 8-in TFT display, Bluetooth, a touchpad with handwriting recognition, navigation with Google Earth street views, 4G LTE Wi-Fi, voice control and a Bose 630-watt/14-speaker Surround Sound system with a CD/DVD player, iPod integration, twin SD card slots and satellite radio.
The 4.0TSFI ($92,975) brings 21-in wheels, a panoramic sunroof, twin trapezoidal exhaust outlets, upgraded leather upholstery with diamond-pattern stitching, a simulated suede headliner, 22-way ventilated/massaging front seats (with power lumbar adjustment), heated rear seats, a heated steering wheel, top- and corner-view cameras, blind spot monitoring and a head-up display.
Many standard features in the 4.0 are available as options in the 3.0. Other extras include forward-collision mitigation, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assistance, sport seats and heated/ventilated/massaging/power-adjustable rear outboard seats.
Trunk space is 14.2 cu ft., which isn't as good as some midsize sedans. At least there's a hands-free power trunk lid as standard.
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|Drivetrain||4 Years/50,000 Miles|
|Corrosion||12 Years/Unlimited Miles|
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