Quick tip - The 2011 A8 weighs nearly the same as the outgoing model despite being 3 inches longer, 2 inches wider and hosting more standard equipment (8-speed auto transmission, pre sense basic, keyless go, power trunk, etc.). It is also 15 percent better fuel efficient!
The 2011 Audi A8 was unveiled a few hours back in Miami. It will go on sale in late 2010 in the US. The entry level variant will host a 4.2 liter FSI V8 engine that makes 372 hp. The standard transmission is an all-new eight speed tiptronic coupled to the latest generation quattro all wheel drive. 0-100km/h arrives in 5.7 seconds