The 2008 Audi S8 is a four door, five passenger top-of-the-line luxury Sedan boasting a whopping 450 horsepower 5.2-liter V10 with 398 lbs.-ft of torque, a 6-speed automatic transmission and AWD. The S8 comes equipped with a variety of comfort and convenience features, including dual zone climate control, keyless entry, cruise control, full power accessories, heated lumbar seats, an adjustable leather-wrapped steering wheel, AM/FM/CD audio, alloy wheels, a rear window defogger and intermittent rain-sensing wipers, ABS brakes, traction control and park assist.Read more Read less
New for the 2008 Audi A8 and A8 L are bigger tires, a revised wheel design, standard Sirius satellite radio, and standard heated front and rear seats. The Exclusive Package now has a new color scheme, the S8 can order door close assist and a heated steering wheel. A new Driver Assistance Package is available on the A8, A8 L, and S8 models. It monitors the areas on both sides of the vehicle as well as behind the car in order to alert the driver when traffic is present in the car's blind spots. This feature also vibrates the steering wheel to warn the driver when the car drifts outside of traffic lanes.
All-weather performance; superb safety; excellent ride and comfort; top tier sound systems; full interior features.
The 2008 Audi A8 is separated from its competition thanks to its standard all-wheel-drive quattro system for improved all-weather performance and safety. The A8 offers an especially distinctive, comfortable interior and strong lineup of high-tech interior convenience features, especially in the flagship W12 guise. The S8 pairs all of the A8's technological wizardry with the same V10 engine used in the Lamborghini Gallardo to ensure that no driver feels their Audi is lacking in punch.