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2010 Audi A8 details and Australian release

Audi has released official information on the next generation flagship limousine, the Audi A8. It showcases an all-new aluminium body - know as Audi Space Frame which weighs 40 percent less than conventional structures - a revised 4.2-litre V8 - boasting more power and torque whilst consuming less fuel - and a Multi Media Interface system - using touch screen character recognition...

2011 Audi A8 LWB to debut in Beijing, confirmed for Australian release

Audi is set to formally unveil the 2011 Audi A8 LWB at next week’s Beijing International Automotive Exhibition following the debut of the standard wheel base saloon at Detroit earlier this year. Audi Australia’s Anna Burgdorf this morning confirmed the long wheel base luxury limousine will “absolutely” arrive in Australia following strong local sales, but said no launch specifications or dates had been finalised so far...

Audi A8 Hybrid revealed at Geneva 2010

Audi has taken the covers off its A8 Hybrid at the Geneva Motor Show overnight. The Audi A8 Hybrid combines a 2.0-litre TFSI engine with a small electric motor to develop a combined total of 180kW of power and 480Nm of torque. The combined fuel economy figure is 5.15L/100km while CO2 figures are just 144g/km...

2010 Audi A8 revealed

Audi has today revealed its new A8 sedan, showcasing a more fuel-efficient, technologically advanced, safer and stylistically sharper luxury limousine. Two new 4.2-litre V8s headline the upgrades, with efficiency taking priority over power. Outputs from the petrol unit are up modestly from 257kW/440Nm to 273kW/445Nm, but fuel use is down from 10...

Audi A8 to be unveiled in 10 days time

Audi will continue to celebrate its 100th anniversary with the official unveiling of the new A8 in 10 days time. In a move the German company is itself describing as “unconventional”, the A8 will skip both the upcoming Los Angeles and Detroit motor shows. Audi has instead chosen Design Miami – a high-profile design event – on November 30 to take the wraps off the new saloon...

2010 Audi A8 spy pics

The current Audi A8 has been on sale since 2003 and since that time has only received a minor facelift to keep it fresh alongside the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Lexus LS and even the all-new BMW 7-series. The minor styling changes implemented during that facelift will have to soldier on for a few more months as the next-generation ‘D4’ A8 isn’t expected to arrive until 2010...

Audi releases 2010 A8 teaser pic

Although heavily disguised beneath a black veil, Audi has today released a teaser pic of its upcoming 2010 model A8. The new A8 was set to debut at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show in September, but due to financial constraints, we may not see the car now until the Los Angeles Auto Show in December...

2008 Audi A8/S8

Audi has shown the world the first official images of the new 2008 Audi A8... oh yes, we forgot to mention, it still looks nearly identical, doesn't it? If you look closely, you can spot some differences, for a start the 2008 model gets a single-frame grille as well as new side mirrors. The wheels have also seen a face lift and Audi has reworked the rear lights with LEDs...