Audi S8 1997 on


April 18, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on February 28, 2016
Audi S8 D2 (1999-2002)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
6.4
BHP
355 @7000rpm
Torque lbft
317 @3400rpm
BHP per ton
202
MPG UK/US
20/17
Engine capacity CC/CU
4172/255
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
11.0:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 40
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic (Tiptronic)
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
4WD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
198.2
Width (in)
74
Height (in)
55.8
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3860
Additional Info: The S8 was avialable from 1997 with 335bhp. Has ABS, EBD, and ESP. No mention of an S8 from 2003-2004, but there was a 276bhp 3.7 litre A8 with 0-60 in around 7 secs, a 345bhp 4.2 FSI with 0-60 in around 6 secs and from 2004 a 444bhp 6.0 W12with  0-60 in 5 secs.

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Audi S8 D3 (2005-2010)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
5
1/4 mile
13.5
BHP
444 @7000rpm
Torque lbft
398 @3500rpm
BHP per ton
229
MPG UK/US
21/18
Engine capacity CC/CU
5204/318
Engine type
V10 MPFI
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
12.5:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 40
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic (Tiptronic)
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
4WD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
199.3
Width (in)
74.7
Height (in)
56.1
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4270
Additional Info: Has ABS, EDL, DSP, ASR and ESP. Click Here To See A Guide To Car Abbreviations.

 

Audi S8 Quattro D4 (2012)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
4.1
BHP
512 @5800rpm
Torque lbft
479 @1700-5500rpm
BHP per ton
259
MPG UK/US
28/23
Engine capacity CC/CU
3993/244
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbochargers x 2
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 32
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic (tiptronic)
No of speeds
8
Wheels driven
AWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
202.2
Width (in)
76.7
Height (in)
57.4
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4345
Additional Info: The 4.0 TFSI S8 engine not only gives great performance, but has one of the best fuel efficient engines for the power produced, with it’s start stop and cylinder on demand systems. It also features adaptive air suspension with variable damping, dynamic steering, a sport differential and all Audi’s S series options for the exterior and interior. An S8 Performance version was released in October 2015 with 596bhp/553lbft reducing the 0-60 time to 3.7 seconds.

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