Audi Q8 Price and First Images
The Audi Q8 is a stylish coupe which display lotss of distinctive features. The car has a more practical concept design. The look and design of the car makes it a much better option than the coupe SUV cars like Mercedes GLE or BMW X6. The first look at the car and concept at the Detroit Auto Show in 2017 created quite a buzz. The Q8 is the largest of all Q series cars of Audi. With a straight front end, wide grille, sleek headlights, as compared to the old Q7, this car has a rakish and stronger look.
The Q8 would be built with an e-tron hybrid plug in engine. An engine of 3.0 liter TFSI, electrically powered by 17.9 kWh li-ion battery runs the car. The output claimed by the сar is 438 bhp with 700 Nm of torque, with an 8 speed auto gear box. The car accelerates to 62 mph from 0 in only 5.4 seconds with Quattro 4 wheel drive. The maximum speed that it reaches is 155 mph.
The Q8 is designed to cover 37 miles on a single charge without using any other fuel than electrical charge. To charge its li-ion battery it takes almost 2.5 hrs. A higher performance version of the car is the SQ8, which has bi-turbo 4 ltr V8 diesel engine with 429 bhp.
The Q8 would be almost like the Q7 at some places. The wheelbase of the Q8 is 3 mtrs and the entire length of the car is more than 5 meters. The car is closer to the ground than the Q7 by 40 mm. the boot space in Q8 is enormous and has 630 liter space. The roofline is sloping and the back of the car tapers, and inside it is four seater with room at the rear for an extra seat. Before the initial batch delivery in 2018, the production version of the car would come with this rear extra seat. In the SQ8 the LED headlamps, single frame grille of octagonal shape, alloy wheels of 23 inches, and ceramic brakes with carbon fiber, all characterizes the gorgeous Q8. The car also has a cockpit display of 12.3 inch with a good resolution, where buttons are minimized and replaced by a touchscreen.
Price and Release date
The price of the car is estimated to be around $78000, and is scheduled for release in te late 2018.