The new Audi RS Q8 is the top-end model of Q product lines and holds the honor of being the Nürburgring ‘s fastest series production SUV. The big news here is that the Audi family’s most powerful SUV coupe finally comes at Rs 2.07 crore in India (ex-showroom, India). The new Audi RS Q8 features an attractive exterior, spacious interior, a comprehensive list of driver assistance features and it provides maximum power from the Audi vehicle’s most powerful engine that ever launched.
Starting from the core of the matter, the turbocharged direct-injection V8 twin-turbo 4.0L TFSI engine under the hood of the Audi RS Q8 produces 600bhp, 800Nm and accelerates the large SUV just need 3.8 seconds for 0 to 100. The maximum speed of 250kmph is controlled electronically and with the optional dynamic kit, the top speed is 305kmph.
The engine is equipped with the tried and tested standard 8-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission which sends power to the permanent Quattro all-wheel drive. The RS Q8 also features a mild-hybrid system (MHEV) with a 48-volt main on-board electrical system ensuring maximum output consists of high efficiency.
Audi RS Q8 is the performance-based variant of the Q8 SUV and, to distinguish it from the regular edition, the German carmaker has modified the flagship performance SUV to better match both the racetrack and off-road route. The basic dynamic air suspension sport with adjustable damping assists the Audi RS Q8 in a large range between a comfort-based system and an extraordinarily sporty set-up. The RS Q8 introduces with a 22-inch aluminium wheels includes 10 spoke star design with 295/40 series tires. The company is providing another optional 23-inch cast aluminium wheels with 5 spoke rotor design.
The new RS Q8 interior features intentionally clean design. The headlining is preferably available in various materials like lunar silver cloth, Alcantara lunar silver or Alcantara black. The slim instrument panel and the horizontal lines demonstrate a feeling of spaciousness while the MMI touch response display is the central element in the cockpit. The wide and symmetrical console of the central tunnel is a primary attraction in design. The MMI display provides information regarding tire pressure, torque performance, temperature lap times and g-forces.
The features of Q8 Includes adaptive cruise assistance, performance assist, intersection assist, lane shift alert and 360-degree cameras, the wide range of over 30 assist systems. The navigation system will help the drivers to make the intelligent decision for preferring the routes. The exterior design also gives an attractive look for the vehicle.