Audi is all set, to launch the new Audi A8L TDI diesel sedan in India on August 3, 2012. Currently Audi offers three variants of the A8L in India. The Variants include the base 3.0 TDI quattro, mid-level 4.2 FSI petrol and top of the line 6.3 W12 quattro. The new Audi A8L 4.2 TDI is said to be slotted between 4.2 FSI and 6.3 W12.
The new A8L diesel luxury sedan, will come equipped with a 4.2 litre turbo diesel engine. Audi claims that the engine is capable of churning out 340 PS with 760 Nm torque and a top whack of 250 kph. From the acceleration front, the A8L diesel is expected to hit 0 to 100 kph in 5.5 seconds.
The 4.2 TDI quattro is said to provide fuel efficiency of 13.1 kpl. The Engine is mated to an eight speed sequential automatic gearbox and a quattro all wheel drive system. Moving on to the features, the new Audi Diesel Sedan comes equipped with dynamic steering, abs, traction control, airbags, head up display unit, two piece panoramic sunroof, Bang and Olufsen sound system, 4 zone auto AC.
The Luxury does not end here, the rear passengers will be entertained by a rear seat entertainment system. Considering it to be an Audi, Drivespark is sure that the driver and passengers are sure to feel a comfortable luxurious drive from the specially designed ergonomic seats. Does the Audi A8L diesel interest you?
Stay tuned, as we keep a track of the new A8L diesel sedan. Audi for sure will be hoping, the new A8 continues to lead the Audi shift into the midsized-to-large luxury vehicle.