The 2014 Audi S8 is a large luxury sedan offer the high performance level in one well-equipped facilities. Unlike the 2014 Audi A8 which is based, the 2014 Audi S8 does not offer the option of a longer-range variant base. Standard features include alloy wheels 21-inch summer tires, an adaptive sport-tuned air suspension, LED headlamps, automatic high beam control, front view camera, sensors front and rear parking, sunroof, auto dimming and power folding mirrors a power trunk lid, power door soft close, keyless ignition and entry, leather-stitched diamond, four-zone automatic climate control, 22 way multi-contour front seats, heating and ventilation for the front seats, a power tilt and telescoping steering wheel and power rear and rear side window sunshades.
The 2014 Audi S8, electronic features include a navigation system, interface electronics Audi MMI, a central 8-inch screen, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, and the 14-speaker Bose surround sound system with CD player, satellite radio and iPod interface. Also included Audi Connect, the monitor, and the blind spot warning system rear collision.
2014 Audi S8, options include a number of packages. The 2014 Audi S8, cold weather package includes a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats and rear seat with ski bag. The driver assistance package has a cruise control system with collision mitigation front. The Lane Assist system package adds lane departure warning, and a four-spoke steering wheel. Featured Individual options include different wheel designs, a solar sunroof, an entertainment system for rear seat, night assistance vision and the 19 -speaker surround audio system Bang & Olufsen.
2014 Audi S8 Interior
Based on the A8 sedan, the benefits of 2014 Audi S8 cabin of a thoroughly modern and discreet design. Excellent quality materials and craftsmanship are meeting with one of the best interiors in the automotive world mastery. Seat comfort is outstanding, thanks to the front seats 22 -way- adjustable massage with numerous features that ensure drivers of all sizes can find a comfortable position. Passengers in the rear seats do not feel left out either, as there are a lot of leg room and head for taller adults.
The Audi MMI interface should be a hit among technophiles as it controls a multitude of functions. The menus have a bit of getting used to, but once you’re acclimatized, even more complicated tasks can be executed with ease. A remote touchpad that allows users to trace letters with fingers to enter or search for the phone data, music or navigation are also included. Some may shrink from the price of the premium Bang & Olufsen surround sound system, but audiophiles will probably agree that it is one of the best audio systems on the market.
The only flaw evident in the S8 is its surprising lack of trunk space. In a paltry 13.2 cubic feet, cargo capacity is smaller than many compact sedans and not nearly enough to accommodate luggage for four adults.
2014 Audi S8 Engine
Powering the 2014 Audi S8 is a V8 4.0 -liter twin turbo that produces 520 horsepower and 479 pound- feet of torque. An eight-speed automatic transmission driving all four wheels through a system standard on all-wheel drive. 2014 Audi S8 states that can accelerate from zero to 60 mph 3.9 seconds, which is even faster than fast R8 exotic sports car company. The EPA estimates fuel economy at 19 mpg combined (15 mpg city/26 mpg highway).
2014 Audi S8 Security
Standard safety features for the 2014 Audi S8 include anti-lock disc brakes, stability control, front and rear parking sensors, a camera in sight, blind spot monitoring, rear-end collision alert, side airbags in the front seats, side airbags for the rear seats, full-length side curtain airbags and front knee airbags duration. The optional 2014 Audi S8, system is frontal collision mitigation monitors traffic and alerts the driver if a potential collision, then applies the brakes in case of a detected collision is imminent and the driver has not reacted. 2014 Audi S8 warning system and lane-changing night vision camera are also available.