Audi A8 in for sale in Sri Lanka
Review, images, specification, design and price of Audi A8
The Audi A8 is a full-size luxury sedan that has been in existence since 1994. This Front-engine, Front-wheel-drive or its front-engine, four-wheel-drive variant is currently in its third generation. The most commonly seen version of the Audi A8 in Sri Lanka is the third generation model which has been hailed by many for the superior ride comfort, reliability and luxurious finish.
Audi A8 Review
Audi A8 Engine, Fuel Consumption and Performance
While there are several engine types available for the Audi A8, the most common in Sri Lanka would be the 2.0l 4 TFSI and 3.0l V6 TFSI engines. All of these drive trains are coupled with an 8-speed ZF 8HP triptronic gearbox. The 2.0 litre engine has recorded between 8-9 Km/l in the city and up to 12 Km/l on the highway. The 3.0l V6 has managed up to 7 Km/l in the city and close to 10 Km/l on long distance trips.
Interior and Exterior Design of Audi A8
Upon inception, the Audi A8 was the first mass produced car to employ an aluminium chassis which is labelled the "Audi Space Frame". The first 2 generation models used the Volkswagen D platform whereas the current generation model uses the MLB platform which is seen in the Audi Q5, Audi A6 and even the Porsche Macan. The use of this platform provides improved handling and rigidity which is much needed for a sedan that has these proportions.
Audi hasn't held back on the features front, the car comes with options such as Air Conditioning, Power Shutters and Mirrors as standard. It also includes Auto Dimming Audi Matrix LED Headlamps, Auto dimming rear view mirror, Front electric seats with lumbar support and memory, Keyless Entry, Parking system plus (front and rear) and a BOSE sound system.
Safety Features of Audi A8
The Audi A8 has scored highly on the NACAPP safety ratings due to its rigid structure and extensive list of safety options such as 4-Wheel ABS, Electronic Stability Control, Integrated turn signal mirrors, Night Vision, Blind spot monitor, Traction control and Airbags.
What are the best features of Audi A8?
The extensive list of options and safety gear, the comfort enjoyed by both the driver and passengers, the spaciousness of the car, handling and the frugality of the engine that comes with the Audi A8 make it a cut above the rest. The chic styling, LED lights and grille give the Audi A8 and aggressive stance on Sri Lankan roads.
Audi A8 Price in Sri Lanka
As previously the most commonly available Audi A8 models in Sri Lanka belong to the third generation. If you wish to buy an Audi A8 in Sri Lanka you will come across many reconditioned and brand new options most of which are unregistered. The Audi A8 in Sri Lanka will cost between 15 – 17 Million Rupees depending on the trim level and year of manufacture.
Audi A8 price list at Carmudi Sri Lanka
Used Audi A8 2013 price: Rs. 16.7 Mio
Why you should buy Audi A8?
When driving the Audi A8 you can’t help but think that the engineers at Audi have managed to achieve absolute perfection. The car drives like a dream and provides passengers with every comfort imaginable. The level of attention that has been put in to this car makes it unique and will undoubtedly make you feel special. It is a car that is practical, durable and worth every penny spent.