Audi has updated the 2015 Audi S8 for the latest model year, the added styling freshened interior and new options and technologies. Supercar performance and Luxury Limo-like are the qualities that seem to be mutually exclusive, but Audi 2015 Audi S8 ingenuity combines both in a single package. The 520-horsepower twin-turbo V8 provides the rocketship-grade acceleration, while the other Interiors Audi’s finest makes this version the range-topping of the A8 full-size sedan excellent way to travel long distances in comfort.
Like the 2015 Audi S8 based standard, the S8 constructed almost entirely from aluminum, helping to keep the weight performance- efficiency Epping down to a minimum. The two are also closely related to the outside, with a few touches like a front fasica sportier, a unique grill, rear diffuser and wheels 21-inch sets 2015 Audi S8 apart. The 2015 Audi S8 rides on a full air suspension adaptive dampers, and setup can be adjusted to suit the driver’s preferences with Drive Select system to control throttle response, steering effort and removing Calibration.
With Drive Select in its sportiest, the 2015 Audi S8 is remarkably agile for such a large machine, with precise steering and controlling body movements. Yokuguquguqula the comfort mode, and S8 uses a roll of the pampering luxury sedan, and the softer, more deliberate answers and a relaxed riding. Despite its performance credentials, the S8 is no gas guzzler – that is rated at 15/26 mpg – for cylinder deactivation system that essentially turns a V4 engine in a low throttle highway driving. Known as Cylinder on Demand, the setup uses active noise cancellation technology and active engine Mounts eliminate any NVH issues that would be uncouth in such a premium car.
2015 Audi S8 Interior
Fine craftsmanship and an elegant design illuminate the room, which features rich details like leather quilted, real steel trim the consumer’s choice of wood or carbon fiber accents. Sports seats well bolstered to keep the driver and passenger in place during spirited driving, and a steering wheel three-spoke aluminum pedals are model-specific touches. There are plenty of five to stay in complete comfort, and a plethora of optional luxury experience first-class cabin: heated, air and massages front and rear seats, 4-zone automatic climate control, the rear seat entertainment system with two 10 inch screens , and the incredible the Ninteen-speaker, 1,200 watt Bang & Olufsen sound system with speakers to get up on the dashboard opens in a neat piece of theater.
Navigation and entertainment functions are accessed through the MMI system Audi’s, including the touchpad for entering the novel or other info by writing out the numbers and letters with a finger. It is one of the more accurate infotainment setups on the market, although users find that its location under the center console requires a bit of a reach. Navigation system includes Audi Connect with in-car internet connectivity and industry-first Google Earth integration provides panoramic views and high-resolution 3D satellite/aerial imagery.
2015 Audi S8 Features
The 2015 Audi S8 comes well equipped with a quilted leather Upholstery, heated and the 22-way power-adjustable front seats, navigation system with SiriusXM Traffic, a 14-speaker, 630-watt Bose AM / FM / CD / SiriusXM / HD Radio Surround Sound System, the Bluetooth connectivity, the front and rear parking sensors, a bird’s-eye view of the camera system 360 degrees, a rear parking camera, a sunroof, power rear / rear side sunshades, LED taillights, LED lights and full, four-zone automatic climate control and 21 inch wheels and variety. The number of different options packages are available.
The Driver Assistance package includes the adaptive cruise control, Audi pre sense plus, Audi side assist and Lane assist, and auto-dimming high beams. The 2015 Audi S8 Cold Weather Package includes heated steering wheel, heated rear seats and rear seat pass-through with ski bag. The Audi Design Selection Package Include heated leather seats valcona sport stitched diamond look rear seats, balsamic brown fine grain ash natural wood inlays, alcantara Headliner, and comfort front seats. Stand-alone options include a Night Vision Assistant with Pedestrian Finding Animal Finding, the sound system Bang & Olufsen and rear entertainment systems. A head-up display is also newly available, as is a leather Vermont Brown with copper inlays twill.
2015 Audi S8 Engine
Under the long hood of the 2015 Audi S8 lies a V8 4.0-liter that makes up for its relative lack of Displacement with a pair of turbochargers and direct injection. Output is quoted upto 520 horsepower and 479 LB-ft of torque from 1,700 to 5,500, even though both figures may be conservative. In independent testing, the 2015 Audi S8 has sprinted from 0-to-60 Mph just 3.5 seconds, which suggests Sedan is possible to pack more small spaces. Power is sent to all four wheels via an eight-speed with paddle shifters and Quattro Audi’s all-wheel-drive system, which in this application shows 40:60 front / rear torque split. The standard rear torque vectoring system can send power to wheels out to reduce under-steer or oversteer in turns. Lightweight carbon ceramic brakes are even more extreme stopping power.
2015 Audi S8 Safety
2015 Audi S8 models come standard with two front, front knee, front side, rear and side full-length side curtain airbags, the traction control and stability systems. Optional safety features include active lane assist, which warns driver when the Audi S8 is wandering into a lane near the kindly and even steer the car back into the first lane. There is also the Audi pre sense, you can see the obstacles in front of the 2015 Audi S8 and apply the brakes to prevent a crash or reduce its strength. Finally, Audi side assist alerts the driver if the car is in one of the 2015 Audi S8 rear blind spots.