Audi S8 in Tokyo Motor Show
|Manufacturer||Audi Sport GmbH|
|Body and chassis|
|Body style||4-door sedan|
|Layout||Longitudinal F4 layout (quattro)|
Bentley Flying Spur V8
(D2) V8 4.2 L.|
(D3) V10 5.2 L. (Lamborghini)
(D4) V8 4.0 L.
(D2) First generation
Audi S8 (D2) was produced from 1996 to 2002. The car featured a 4.2 liter V8 with 340 PS. The D2 S8 could accelerate from 0-60 mph in 6.6 seconds. Weight 1730 kg. In 1999, the car was updated with a power increase to 369 PS, which brought the 0-60 acceleration down to 5.4 seconds. Top speed was electronically limited to 155 mph (250 km/h). Weight 1845 kg. Audi S8 (D2) was chosen as the car of the protagonists of the film Ronin.
(D3) Second generation
Audi S8 (D3) was released from 2006 to 2010. The car was equipped with a modified German engine from the quattro GmbH (from 2016 Audi Sport GmbH) engine V10 from Lamborghini Gallardo (Lamborghini V10) volume of 5.2 liters. The power of 450 PS. The engine power of installed on the Gallardo in 500 PS was reduced by 50 PS with the purpose of increasing its resource. The maximum speed is limited to 155 mph (250 km/h). Acceleration to 60 mph (100 km/h) for 5.1 seconds. The weight was 1940 kg.
(D4) Third generation
(D5) Fourth generation
The release of the Audi S8 fourth generation is planned to begin in 2019–2020.
|Compact car||A3 (8P)||A3 / S3 (8V)|
|4000 (81)||80 / 90 (89)||90 (8C)||A4 (8D/8E/8H/8K)||A4 (8W)|
|4000 CS quattro||S4 (8D/8E/8H/8K)||S4 (8W)|
|Mid-size car||5000 (43)||5000 (44)||100 / 200 (44)||100 (4A)||A6 (4A)||A6 (4B)||A6 (4F)||A6 (4G)||A6|
|Ur-S4||Ur-S6||S6 (4B)||S6 (4F)||S6 (4G)|
|Full-size car||V8 (4C)||A8 / S8 (4D)||A8 / S8 (4E)||A8 / S8 (4H)||A8|
|Coupé||Coupé (81)||Coupe Quattro (89)||A5 / S5 (8T)||A5 / S5|
|TT Coupé (8N)||TT Coupé (8J)||TT Coupé (8S)|
|Roadster||TT Roadster (8N)||TT Roadster (8J)||TT Roadster (8S)|
|Convertible||Cabriolet (8G)||A4 Cabriolet / S4 Cabriolet (8H)||A5 / S5 (8F)||A5 / S5|
|Sports car||Quattro (Ur-Quattro)||RS6 (4B)||RS4 (8E/8H)|
|Crossover||allroad quattro (4Z)||allroad (8K)||A4 allroad (8W)|
|Compact SUV||Q3 (8U)|
|Q5 (8R)||Q5 (FY)|
|Mid-size SUV||Q7 (4L)||Q7 (4M)|