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2021 Audi RS Q8
4.0T quattro AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

With a powertrain shared by automotive outliers like the Lamborghini Urus and the Bentley Flying Spur, the Audi RS Q8 sits on a unique perch in the automotive tree. It’s not often you ...

2021 Audi SQ8
4.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

For the 2019 model year, Audi introduced the Q8 SUV, and followed that up with the SQ8 performance variant for 2020. The 2021 Audi SQ8 carries over into the new model year unchanged. K...

Specs

2021 Audi RS Q8
4.0T quattro AWD
2021 Audi SQ8
4.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
13 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
19 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 22.5 gal 22.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
10.1:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
4,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.39 in x 3.39 in
3.39 in x 3.39 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard 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 41.2 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom 40.1 in 40.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 30.5 cu ft 30.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 893 lbs 981 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,700 lbs 7,700 lbs
Exterior
Length 197.3 in 196.6 in
Width 86.2 in 86.2 in
Height 66.7 in 67.2 in
Wheelbase 117.9 in 117.9 in

Available Options

2021 Audi RS Q8
4.0T quattro AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Dragon Orange Metallic
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Galaxy Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Matador Red Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Night Black
  • Orca Black Metallic

Option Packages

  • Night Vision Assistant
  • Bang & Olufsen Advanced 3D Sound System
  • Black Optic Package
  • Blue Ceramic Brakes
  • Carbon Optic Package
  • Ceramic Brakes W/Gray Calipers
  • Ceramic Brakes W/Red Calipers
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Executive Package
  • Luxury Package
  • Steel Brakes W/Red Calipers
  • Towing Package
  • Wheels: 23" Alum Audi Sport 5-Y-Spoke Rotor Design
2021 Audi SQ8
4.0T quattro Premium Plus AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Carrara White
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Dragon Orange Metallic
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Galaxy Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Matador Red Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Night Black
  • Orca Black Metallic
  • VICUNA Beige Metallic

Option Packages

  • Carbon Fiber Mirror Caps
  • Carbon Vector Inlay
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Luxury Package
  • SQ8 Black Optic Package
  • Sports Exhaust Resonator Kit
  • Towing Package
  • Wheels: 22" 5-Twin-Spoke-V Design Forged

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