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2023 Audi A8 L 3.0T quattro AWD
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2023 Audi A8
L 3.0T quattro AWD
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2023 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
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The BMW 7 Series is all-new for 2023. Now in its seventh generation, the large luxury sedan boasts a new level of comfort, convenience, and connectivity. Performance receives an upgrad...

Specs

2023 Audi A8
L 3.0T quattro AWD
2023 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.7 gal 19.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
335 hp @ 5,000 RPM
375 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,370 RPM
383 lb-ft @ 1,850 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.2:1
11:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.33 in x 3.5 in
3.23 in x 3.72 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
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer 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 41.2 in
Back Legroom 44.3 in 43.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.5 cu ft 19.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 970 lbs 1,098 lbs
Exterior
Length 208.7 in 212.2 in
Width 83.9 in 86.3 in
Height 58.6 in 60.8 in
Wheelbase 123.2 in 126.6 in

Available Options

2023 Audi A8
L 3.0T quattro AWD

Exterior Colors

  • District Green Metallic
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Firmament Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Vesuvius Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Black Optic Package
  • Black Optic Plus Package
  • Comfort Plus Package
  • Executive Package
  • Luxury Package
2023 BMW 7 Series
740i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Brooklyn Grey Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Frozen Deep Grey
  • Frozen Pure Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Oxide Grey Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins Diamond Surround Sound System
  • Front & Rear Heated Seats
  • Anthracite Alcantara Headliner
  • Automatic Doors
  • BMW Individual Composition
  • BMW Theater System
  • Carbon Fiber Trim W/Silver Thread & Piano Black
  • Climate Comfort Laminated Glass
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Luxury Rear Seating Package
  • M Sport Brakes W/Blue Calipers
  • M Sport Professional Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Two-Tone Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Two-Tone Oxide Grey Metallic
  • AMARONE, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Atlas Grey, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Front Massaging Seats
  • Front Ventilated Seats
  • Mocha, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Smoke White, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • TARTUFO, Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Integral Active Steering
  • Wheels: 21" Individual Aerodynamic Style 910
  • Wheels: 21" M Aerodynamic Bi-Color Style 908
  • Wheels: 21" M Aerodynamic Jet Black Style 909

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