Audi drivers know that the in the previous years the Audi A8 has traditionally been engineered with a V8 engine; however the new 2013 Audi A8 is built with supercharged new V6 engine that has TDI variants, innovative efficiency technologies, top and corner view cameras, LED.
“The Audi A8 is the sportiest luxury sedan in its segment,” said Matt Tom, McDonald Audi Sales Manager. “The new model combines elements that are traditional to Audi as well as new technologies and advancements that we know Audi drivers will appreciate.”
The new 3.0T supercharged V6 and new 4.0T twin-turbo V8 engines are faster and maintain exceptional driving characteristics versus the outgoing 4.2 liter V8 engine. The 3.0T V6 produces an exhilarating 333 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque and accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 5.5 seconds. The Audi A8 4.0-liter TSFI biturbo V8 engine features an all-new powertrain that produces 420 hp and 444 lb-ft of torque and seamlessly goes from 0 to 60 mph in 4.7 seconds. All engines are mated to an eight-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission with the confidence-inspiring Audi quattro all-wheel drive system.
For further improvements in the 2013 Audi A8, there is a new start and stop feature that shuts the engine off then the car comes to a stop. Similar to a light switch, the new Audi A8 engine will switch to a prolonged idle when the driver puts their foot on the brake and then turns back on one the brake is released.
For more information or to test drive a new 2013 Audi A8 please contact McDonald Audi: (888) 484-3601 or visit their website at: http://www.mcdonaldaudi.com/
About McDonald Audi: McDonald Audi is part of the McDonald Automotive Group that has been selling and servicing vehicles in the greater Denver Metro area since 1965. As one of the fastest growing dealerships in the United States and in recognition for their outstanding citizenship, the McDonald Automotive Group was awarded with the Quality Dealer Award. McDonald Automotive Group shares their success with the community by supporting many charities and clubs, including the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation with an annual golf tournament