Audi A8 L Models and A8 L History

Introduced during the 2004 model year on a completely refreshed vehicle platform, the Audi A8 L was an extended wheelbase version of the A8 sedan. Compared to the 2005 model year standard wheelbase A8, the 2005 Audi A8 L was 5.1 inches longer in overall length that is biased towards rear seat room. Entering the market powered by a 4.2-liter V-8 engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission and quattro all-wheel drive in 2004, the 2005 model of the Audi A8 L additionally offered a 450-horsepower W-12 engine.


The leather-upholstered interior of the 2005 Audi A8 L featured an array of 10 airbags. The exterior design of the 2011 Audi A8 L received a revision featuring redesigned headlight housings and is equipped with an eight-speed automatic transmission. A 372-horsepower version of the 4.2-liter V-8 engine remained part of the 2011 Audi A8 while an upgraded W-12 powerplant generating 500 horsepower was added for 2012. For specialized exclusive car activity, the 2011 model year also provided a factory available A8 L Security model fitted with armor-grade construction, two-way communication system and a fire extinguishing system.


In 2013, the 4.2-liter V-8 was replaced by a supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 and a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 engine. A fourth engine was made available on the 2014 model year Audi A8 L with the addition of a 3.0-liter TDI powerplant.

New and Used A8 L Prices, Audi A8 L Model Years and History

The A8 L has carved a name for itself as one of the elite luxury sedans on the market today.
The large-sized A8 L by Audi surrounds you in complete and utter luxury, boasting a smooth drive and powerful engine.
The Audi A8 L is packed with amenities in this signature, limited-edition model.
Maximizing on luxuriousness, interior space and replete amenities, the third-gen Audi A8 L delivers and then some. Leading to the tried and true notion that you do indeed get what you pay for.
An extended length sedan with a multitude of engine options, the 2014 Audi A8 L offers luxury, comfort, and performance all in one sleek package.
An extended length variant of the A8, the 2013 Audi A8 L grants the driver rear window shades, Audi parking system plus, and power door close assist.
Given a strikingly more profound appearance last year, the full-sized 2012 Audi A8 L advancements includes a radical High Security package.
The long-wheelbase version of the Audi sedan flagship, a revised 372 horsepower 4.2 liter V-8 provides extra momentum to moving the 5.1 inches of extra wheelbase.
The 2010 Audi A8L offers all of the same great style and comfort as a standard A8 but rides on a longer wheelbase to allow for even more comfort in the rear seats.
The 2009 Audi A8L is a sedan for the driver who enjoys luxury, without sacrificing power, peformance and leg room.
The 2008 A8L luxury sedan is just like the A8 but with a longer wheelbase and offers the choice of a 350 hp 4.2L V8 or a very impressive 450 hp 6.0L W12.
A longer wheelbase than the A8 allows the 2007 Audi A8L, a large luxury sedan, to enhance the already superior levels of luxury for the rear passengers.
A long-wheelbase, five-passenger luxury sedan, the 2006 Audi A8L adds 5 inches over the standard A8 for increased rear passenger legroom.
A large luxury sedan with seating for five very comfortable passengers, the 2005 Audi A8L stretches the wheelbase of the standard A8 to allow for greater room in the rear seats.
A full-size luxury sedan on a long wheelbase, the 2004 Audi A8L features a long list of standard amenities and plenty of rear seat legroom.