The Audi A8 is a big, powerful, smart, luxury sedan that oozes class in every way. It has autonomous capabilities too, so you can truly ride in style.
Audi says that the A8 “is the first production automobile to have been developed specially for highly automated driving”. So what is the Audi A8’s auto-pilot capable of? For starters, it can take the stress of the driver in traffic jams. Just push a button to activate it and you can quickly catch up with the details of that presentation you are on your way to deliver while stuck in traffic on 3rd Mainland Bridge in Lagos.
Or you can watch a movie in the backseat of the car.
The A8 also has auto parking capabilities, meaning that it can find its way into a parking lot and park itself even if you are not sitting in it. You see, the auto parking can be initiated from the myAudi app on your smartphone and you can view how it maneuvres its way.
Other Audi A8 Features
Beyond these auto driving features,you can talk to your Audi A8. It will talk back too, so you can have conversations. Intelligent conversations, Audi says.
The centre of the instrument panel is a 10.1-inch touchscreen display on which you can access almost every control in the car.
There are five (5) variants of the Audi A8, and the distinctions is in the engine department. There are two V6 turbo engines, two eight-cylinder engines and a 6-litre flagship version.
The new Audi A8 will hit the market in late fall 2017. The starting price for the A8 is EUR 90,600.
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