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2008 Audi S8 Review and Pictures

Summary
2008 Audi S8 is a luxury sports sedan that can seat five passengers. It has four doors.

What is New in 2008 Audi S8?
Changes for 2008 Audi S8 include Lamborghini V10 engine.

Introduction
Superbly styled exteriors and all-wheel drive make 2008 Audi S8 the perfect choice for a premium luxury sport sedan.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2008 Audi S8 is available in single trim of Sedan. Options include adaptive cruise control, keyless starting, satellite radio, power door-close assist, front and rear park assist with back-up camera, power rear sunshade, and rear heated seats.

Powertrains and Performance
2008 Audi S8 offers standard 450hp 5.2-liter V10 engine with six-speed automatic transmission and overdrive. It delivers 13-mpg in city and 19-mpg on highway.

Interior Design and Special Features
Interiors of 2008 Audi S8 include birch, aluminum, and leather accents on cabins with comfortable sixteen-way adjustable sport seats. Climate and audio controls are simple and easy to operate.

Safety Features
Standard safety features of 2008 Audi S8 include tire-pressure monitor, stability control, antilock disc brakes, front-seat side airbags, side curtain airbags, dual front knee airbags, rear-seat side airbags, and optional front and rear park-assist system.

Driving Impressions
Smooth gear changes, powerful engines, and adaptive air suspension with expert handling dynamics offer smooth and stable ride.

Pros
Powerful engines, spacious interiors, luxurious cabins

Cons
Brake pedal has soft feel

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  • Allan

    I think Audi should market an A8 diesel so people won’t have to see the 11mpg. They should aslo use the Touareg’s v10 TDI and have the same 17/23 rating. Much better than what the A8 presently provides.