Audi S8 Plus
The pinnacle of sportiness.The Audi S8 plus is the most powerful sports sedan in the premium segment. The 4.0 TFSI engine has been improved again: At 605 hp and with a top speed of up to 280 km/h, the Audi S8 plus provides top performance in the luxury class. One of the strengths of this great sports sedan is its light construction: The car body is almost completely made of aluminium; designed as per the Audi Space Frame (ASF), it weighs only 231 kg.
The interiorThe interior of the Audi S8 plus leaves nothing to be desired – it wins you over with its numerous sporty details, the authenticity of its materials, and generous interior space.
Arras red contrast stitching brings out the black full-grain leather in the interior. And piping, also in arras red, borders the comfortable sports seats, emphasizing the stylish nature of the sports sedan. The roof lining and rear window shelf are in black alcantara.
Fuel consumptionFuel consumption, combined:
CO2 emissions, combined: S8 plus
9.4 l/100 km
*emissions values are subject to adjustment.
Know the limits, so that you can surpass them.The Audi S8 plus combines various innovative technologies. The lightweight technology Audi Space Frame (ASF) is characterised by the aluminium body with its low weight and its extremely high rigidity – and allows more agility. The body of the S8 plus weighs only 231 kg, the unladen weight without driver is 1990 kg. The layout of the Audi Space Frame follows bionic principles: just like the bones in a skeleton, all components combine optimal function with low weight. Extruded profiles and die-cast aluminium parts form a framework that positively integrates the aluminium sheets.
A strong personalityThe Audi S8 plus reveals its position as the sportiest model in the series with its design details. At first glance, the standard spoiler lip on the boot lid is the first thing that catches the eye. It is painted in the car's colour, and is optionally also available made of carbon. The flaps in the side air intakes and the blade on the front spoiler are made of carbon.
The car body colour mirror housings are alternatively available in glossy black or in carbon. The Singleframe radiator grille and double spokes are left in glossy black, but the honeycomb lattice structure of the side air intakes and the radiator grille are in matt black. The trims on the side windows and rear are in glossy black.
The striking design features of the Audi S8 plus also include the darkened rear lights and the diffuser insert in glossy black, edged with an additional carbon brace. The dual-branch exhaust system ends in two oval, shiny black tailpipes, left and right. The customer has the option of choosing the S8 look.
The rear viewThere is S8 lettering on the front and rear, and V8 T badges on the front wings. Florett silver matt effect paint is available exclusively for the S8 plus. In addition, all colours in the S8 programme are available.
The headlights are equipped with Matrix LED technology and a dynamic blinker light. The high-precision full beam is divided per unit into 25 small LEDs, which can be turned on and off or dimmed as needed. Thus it illuminates the road extremely well, without dazzling oncoming traffic.