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2020 Audi A8
L 3.0T quattro AWD
Christian Wardlaw Preview:

Serving as the flagship sedan in Audi’s lineup, the 2020 A8 model range expands this year, adding a new twin-turbocharged, V8-powered variant as well as a plug-in hybrid. Lane-depart...

2020 Audi A7
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Audi A7 is a luxury 4-door coupe similar to the BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe and Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class. Beneath the A7’s sleek exterior lies seating for 5 occupants. Unlike its compet...

Specs

2020 Audi A8
L 3.0T quattro AWD
2020 Audi A7
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
26 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.7 gal 19.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
335 hp @ 5,000 RPM
335 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,370 RPM
369 lb-ft @ 1,370 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.2:1
11.2:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.33 in x 3.5 in
3.33 in x 3.5 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.5 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 44.3 in 37 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.5 cu ft 24.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 970 lbs 1,102 lbs
Exterior
Length 208.7 in 195.6 in
Width 83.9 in 83.4 in
Height 58.6 in 56 in
Wheelbase 123.2 in 115.2 in

Available Options

2020 Audi A8
L 3.0T quattro AWD

Exterior Colors

  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Savannah Beige Metallic
  • Seville Red Metallic
  • Terra Gray Metallic
  • Vesuvius Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Cold Weather Package
  • Audi Design Selection Merino Gray
  • Audi Dynamic All-Wheel Steering
  • Audi Laser Light
  • Black Optics Package
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Executive Package
  • Lighting Package
  • Luxury Package
  • Rear Seat Comfort Package (5 Passenger)
  • Sport Style Exterior Package
  • Winter Wheel & Tire Package
  • Wheels: 20" 20-Spoke-Structure-Design
2020 Audi A7
3.0T quattro Premium AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Avalon Green Metallic
  • Brilliant Black
  • Carat Beige Metallic
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Firmament Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Soho Brown Metallic
  • Triton Blue Metallic
  • Typhoon Gray Metallic
  • Vesuvius Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Convenience Package
  • Winter Wheel & Tire Package
  • Wheels: 20" 5-Double-Arm V-Design

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