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Audi A8
2020 Audi A8
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$85,200
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8.9
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2020 Porsche Taycan
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$103,800
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.6
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Overview

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo V6 Gas
Engine
Electric
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
2-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
12.5 ft³
Trunk Volume
12.9 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0-liter Turbo V6 Gas
Electric
Horsepower
335 hp @ 5000 rpm
522 hp
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1370 rpm
N/A
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
2-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
42.2 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 9"
19" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 9"
19" x 10"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P255/45HR19
P255/55YR19
Rear Tire
P255/45HR19
P275/45YR19
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
22 MPG
N/A
City
19 MPG
N/A
Highway
27 MPG
N/A

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 (2019) Tons/yr
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
21.7 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
412.3 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
585.9 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
208.7 in
195.4 in
Height
58.5 in
54.3 in
Max Width
76.6 in
77.5 in
Front Width
64.7 in
67.4 in
Rear Width
64.3 in
66.7 in
Wheelbase
123.1 in
114.2 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.5 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
38.3 in
N/A
Front Seat Shoulder Room
59.1 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
44.3 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
38.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,751 lbs
4,777 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
12.5 ft³
12.9 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Navarra Blue Metallic
  • Savannah Beige Metallic
  • Seville Red Metallic
  • Terra Gray Metallic
  • Vesuvius Gray Metallic
  • Black
  • White

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Carrara White Metallic
  • Dolomite Silver Metallic
  • Frozen Blue Metallic
  • Gentian Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black Metallic
  • Mamba Green Metallic
  • Volcano Grey Metallic
  • Carmine Red

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Valcona Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Black, Valetta Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Merino Gray, Valcona Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Nutmeg Brown, Valcona Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Pearl Beige, Valcona Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Saiga Beige, Valcona Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Saiga Beige, Valetta Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Sarder Brown, Valcona Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Sarder Brown, Valcona Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Sarder Brown, Valetta Leather Seat Upholstery
  • Black, Partial Leather Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Graphite Blue, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Bordeaux Red/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Limestone Beige/Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Slate Grey, Race-Tex Seat Trim
  • Basalt Black, Olea Club Leather Seat Trim
  • Truffle Brown, Olea Club Leather Seat Trim
  • Atacama Beige/Basalt Blk, Olea Club Leather Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Optional
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Optional
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Optional
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Optional
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Optional

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Standard
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Optional
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Standard
Optional
Cooled Rear Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Optional
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Standard
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Standard
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Optional
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Optional
Seat Memory
Standard
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Standard
Seat-Massage
Standard
Optional
Rear A/C
Standard
Optional
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Night Vision
Not Available
Optional
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Maintenance
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
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