Audi A8

These large-footprint premium sedans have very outspoken fan clubs, for at this scale a company's design logic is laid out big on the table for all to dissect. Speaking for myself, I am an Audi A8/Volkswagen Phaeton kind of person. I absolutely enjoy the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class and have a certain…

- Reviewed by Matt Davis


2016 Audi A8 - 4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L 3.0T)
4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L 3.0T)
3.0L V-6
19 City / 29 HWY
2016 Audi A8 - 4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L 3.0 TDI)
4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L 3.0 TDI)
3.0L V-6
24 City / 36 HWY
2016 Audi A8 - 4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L W12 6.3)
4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L W12 6.3)
6.3L W-12
14 City / 22 HWY
2016 Audi A8 - 4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L 4.0T Sport)
4dr All-wheel Drive quattro LWB Sedan (L 4.0T Sport)
4.0L V-8
18 City / 29 HWY
Next Audi A8 to drive itself up to 37 mph

A report in Autoweek says public adoption of autonomous technology in vehicles will continue with the next-generation A8, which will be able to navigate on its own up to 37 mph, make its way through traffic, find a parking spot and park itself.
Witness the Prologue to Audi's design future [w/videos]

Audi went Hollywood for its debut of the forward-looking Prologue concept car last night, pulling the silks back at a sprawling LA manse in the hills. The cost-no-object unveiling of the car, as well as its prominent positioning at this year's LA Auto Show, speaks to the importance with which the company views the styling you see here.
2015 Audi S8

Speak Softly And Carry A Big Stick

You've gotta hand it to the Audi A8. Last year, Mercedes-Benz launched the truly stunning S-Class, putting the rest of the high-dollar luxury flagship class on notice. With the brand-new S-Class turning heads and garnering all sorts of praise from the automotive press, classmates like the BMW 7 Series, Jaguar XJ and Audi A8 started to look, well, old. But Audi didn't see fit to just let its big sedan carry on and let the Mercedes take the cake.

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2011 Audi A8
$41,500 / 38,109 miles / MD
2006 Audi A8
$15,995 / 106,252 miles / VA
2006 Audi A8
$12,995 / 128,725 miles / VA
2015 Audi A8 rises to meet the challenge [w/video]

It's turnover time in the extra large premium sedan segment. With Mercedes having stuffed HAL 9000 in its new S-Class, other luxury marques are quickly updating their own super sleds to keep up with this persistent march of technology. While far from a full redesign, the Audi A8 has changed enough for 2015 in terms of styling, powertrains and new technology to keep it in the conversation.
2015 Audi S8
We take a spin in Audi's refreshed 2015 S8 to see if it's still at the top of the luxury/sport flagship class.
2015 Audi A8 Quick Spin
The 2015 Audi A8 has been updated on the outside with new design tweaks, as well as on the inside with new technologies for improved safety and fuel efficiency.
1,682 miles in a 2014 Audi A8 L TDI - Part 1
A road-trip review of the 2014 Audi A8 L TDI.
Audi also calling in A8, S8 over sunroof issue

The S6 and S7 (apparently prone to potential fuel leaks) aren't the only Audis being recalled currently, as a separate recall notice has been issued for its flagship A8 luxury sedan and its high-performance counterpart, the S8.
Audi Chantilly
14839 Stonecroft Center Ct Chantilly, VA 20151 9.9 miles
Audi Tysons Corner
8598 Leesburg Pike Vienna, VA 22182 15.0 miles
Audi Arlington
3200 Columbia Pike Arlington, VA 22204 24.5 miles