The company Audi has presented a top-end modification of the updated “charged» sedan S8 , received in the name of the prefix plus. Premiere chetyrehdverki held in mid-September at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
Novelty equipped four-liter gasoline twin-turbo “eight”, which develops 605 horsepower and 700 Nm of torque, which, thanks to overboost function can briefly rise to 750 Nm. The motor works in tandem with the eight-speed automatic transmission.
The return of the unit increased by 85 forces in comparison with a standard S-engine version. Engineers increased the boost pressure by changing the internal geometry turbocharger and upgraded exhaust system.
Externally S8 plus can be identified by a black grille, different front and rear spoiler, side “skirts”, a rear diffuser with carbon trim. Shells mirrors can be made of carbon fiber.
Sedan able to gain a first “hundred” for 3,8 seconds, and its top speed is electronically limited to 250 kilometers per hour. The optional sports package Dynamic Package will allow the new product to be dispersed to 305 kilometers per hour. For comparison, a conventional S8 sedan accelerates from zero to hundred kilometers per hour in 4.2 seconds, and top speed is 250 kilometers per hour.
Novelty is equipped with all-wheel drive with sports rear differential, adaptive air suspension, 21 inch wheels with tires of dimension 275/35, as well as LED matrix headlamps, which will be included in the basic package. Chassis model has been specially reconfigured for the modification plus.
Optional Package Dynamic Package includes carbon-ceramic brakes with calipers gray and recustomized sports exhaust system.
For an additional fee you can order a carbon frame several aerodynamic elements. On request, interior trimmed in leather or Alcantara with red stitching. Inside, there were also additional aluminum inserts.
Audi S8 plus appear in European dealerships in November, the German mark. Prices for the sedan will start from 145 thousand 200 euros.