Audi RS Q8 released, check out specifications, price and features here
27 August, 2020 | newsx bureau
Audi India has just announced the release of the newest flagship SUV, the Audi RS Q8. The price will start from Rs. 2.07 crores, and bookings will be beginning from a Rs.15 lakh
Audi India has just announced the release of the newest flagship SUV, the Audi RS Q8. The price will start from Rs. 2.07 crores, and bookings will be beginning from a Rs.15 lakh, on the Audi India website. This is the second flagship SUV launch this year, following launch of the Q7 just 2 months ago.
It is the fastest SUV in the Nurburg Ring with a time of 7m 42.25s. Making this happen is a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 that makes 608PS and 800 Nm between 2,200 – 4,500 rpm. The RS Q8 can get from 0 to 100 kmph in 3.8s and reach a 250 kmph top-speed. With the optional Dynamic Package Plus, this increases to 305 kmph. The engine also has an eight-speed torque converter automatic, with a 48V mild-hybrid system for improved efficiency.
Other enhancements available on the RS Q8 as standard is all-wheel steering, Audi’s Virtual cockpit, quattro AWD with a self locking differential, adaptive air suspension with eight drive modes( including off-road and the customizable RS-specific RS1 and RS2 modes), an air-purifying system and 23-inch alloy wheels. Available optionally are RS ceramic brakes with Red, Gray or Blue callipers, RS HUD and a 48V electromechanical anti-roll system.
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It also comes equipped with a dual-screen MMI infotainment system with haptic feedback, ambient lighting, perforated RS Sport leather steering wheel, a powered tailgate and sport seats with RS embossing. For some additional cost, one may also get RS leather seats with seat ventilation and massage functions and a Bang and Olufsen audio system can be optioned.
Visually differentiating the RS Q8 from the standard Q8 is the honeycomb grille, air inlets accompanied by body-coloured inserts, new roof spoilers and diffusers, Otionally, a black styling package with blacked-out logo and a panoramic sunroof is available.
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