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Audi A8 Saloon Special Editions 4.2 TDI Quattro Black Edition 4-door Tip Auto

£81,0201
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Accessories and Options

The following equipment is available for a new Audi A8 Saloon Special Editions 4.2 TDI Quattro Black Edition 4-door Tip Auto:

Standard Equipment Available at No Cost

* Option packs, the options contained in the packs, optional extra data and prices shown may not be final or confirmed by Audi. Prices include VAT. Some options and packs cannot be ordered in certain combinations.

  • Driver Convenience

    'Lights On' warning buzzer Standard
    Advanced key with Audi hands free boot opening system Standard
    Colour driver's information system display Standard
    Electro - mechanical power assisted steering Standard
    HDD sat nav system with radio/CD/DVD/MP3 + 60GB + SD card slots and voice recognition Standard
    MMI touch panel Standard
    Power boot opening and closing Standard
    Power door closure Standard
    Remote fuel filler release Standard
    Service interval indicator Standard
    Audi drive select No Cost
    Audi parking system advanced with rear view camera No Cost
    Cruise control No Cost
    Mobile phone preparation - High with Audi Connect No Cost
    Homelink (garage door opener) £195
    Speed limit display £250
    Audi parking system plus + park assist £410
    Audi phone box £425
    Mobile phone preparation - High with Audi Connect and bluetooth privacy handsets in front centre armrest £480
    Audi parking system advanced with top view £500
    Audi active lane assist £510
    Audi side assist + pre sense rear £525
    Audi side assist & Audi lane assist + pre sense rear £900
    Mobile phone preparation - High with Audi Connect and bluetooth privacy handsets in front and rear centre armrest £965
    Adaptive cruise control with Stop and Go + pre sense front £1,330
    Drive select with Dynamic Steering £1,330
    Head up Display £1,340
    Night view assist £1,535

    Safety

    3 point rear seatbelts x3 Standard
    ABS/EBD Standard
    Active front headrest system Standard
    ASR traction control Standard
    Driver and passenger airbags Standard
    EDL traction control Standard
    Electromechanical parking brake Standard
    ESP Standard
    First aid kit Standard
    Front passenger airbag deactivation Standard
    Rear child proof door locks Standard
    SIDEGUARD side head airbag system Standard
    Tyre pressure monitor Standard
    Warning triangle Standard
    Pre sense basic No Cost

    Security

    Keyless entry and keyless start Standard
    Locking wheel bolts Standard
    Remote central locking Standard
    Thatcham category 1 alarm+immobiliser Standard
    Tracker system Standard

    Interior Features

    22 way electrically adjustable front seats with memory Standard
    Air quality sensor Standard
    Centre console with cupholders Standard
    Comfort front centre armrest with storage Standard
    Comfort rear headrests Standard
    Cooled glovebox Standard
    Door armrest with storage Standard
    Door pockets with bottle holder Standard
    Dust/pollen filters Standard
    Electric adj front seatbelt height + memory Standard
    Electric front headrests Standard
    Electric front lumbar adjustment Standard
    Folding grab handles Standard
    Front and rear cup/can holders Standard
    Heated front seats Standard
    Height adjustable rear head restraints Standard
    Height/reach electric steering column with easy exit function Standard
    Humidity sensor Standard
    Illuminated door sills Standard
    Isofix child seat preparation Standard
    Leather gear lever Standard
    Memory for steering column Standard
    Passenger footwell storage net Standard
    Rear centre armrest Standard
    Roof mounted sunglasses holder Standard
    Sunvisor with ticket holder Standard
    Sunvisors with illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
    Tool kit Standard
    3 spoke multifunction leather steering wheel including paddle shift No Cost
    Cloth headlining No Cost
    Delete smokers pack No Cost
    Dual zone climate control No Cost
    Front/rear floor mats No Cost
    Perforated Valcona leather upholstery with comfort front sports seats No Cost
    Smoking kit No Cost
    Valcona leather upholstery with comfort front seats No Cost
    Air Ioniser £130
    Through load facility £245
    3 spoke multifunction leather heated steering wheel with paddle shift £250
    4 spoke multifunction leather heated steering wheel with gear shift paddles £250
    2 rear reading lights £280
    Black cloth headlining £315
    Electric rear window blind £345
    Heated rear seats £350
    Natural leather upholstery with comfort front seats £410
    Front seat ventilation £765
    Electric rear/rear side window blinds £845
    Massage function for front seats £870
    4 zone automatic climate control + air filtration £1,100
    Cool box £1,275
    Front and rear seat ventilation £1,530
    Massage function for front and rear seats £1,530
    Audi Exclusive seat belts £1,635
    Massage and ventilation function for front seats £1,635
    Audi exclusive-Carpet and floor mats with piping £2,145
    Folding tables on the front seat backrests £2,500
    Personalised front and rear door sill trim £2,700
    Massage and ventilation function for front and outer rear seats £3,060

    Wheels

    21" 5 arm rotor design alloy wheels with titanium finish Standard
    Space saver spare wheel Standard

    Trim

    Aluminium interior trim Standard
    Brushed aluminium lower inlay Standard
    Piano black finish upper inlays Standard
    Perforated Valcona leather - Black with comfort front sports seats No Cost
    Perforated Valcona leather - Nougat brown + comfort front sports seats No Cost
    Perforated Valcona leather - Nutmeg brown + comfort front sports seats No Cost
    Perforated Valcona leather - Titanium grey + comfort front sports seats No Cost
    Perforated Valcona leather - Velvet beige + comfort front sports seats No Cost
    Valcona leather - Atlas beige with comfort front seats No Cost
    Valcona leather - Black with comfort front seats No Cost
    Valcona leather - Nougat brown with comfort front seats No Cost
    Valcona leather - Nutmeg brown with comfort front seats No Cost
    Valcona leather - Titanium grey with comfort front seats No Cost
    Valcona leather - Velvet beige with comfort front seats No Cost
    Natural leather with comfort front seats - Black £410
    Natural leather with comfort front seats - Nougat brown £410
    Natural leather with comfort front seats - Velvet beige £410

    Exterior Features

    Auto dimming rear view mirror Standard
    Automatic headlight control system Standard
    Black gloss door mirror housings Standard
    Body colour bumpers Standard
    Body colour door handles Standard
    Body colour side protection with aluminium trim strips Standard
    Break-in protection glass Standard
    Dark tinted rear lights Standard
    Electric front windows Standard
    Electric heated, adjustable, folding and dimming door mirrors with memory Standard
    Electric rear windows with isolation switch Standard
    Headlight washers Standard
    Heated rear window with time switch Standard
    Heated windscreen washer jets Standard
    High gloss black front grille frame Standard
    High gloss side window surrounds Standard
    LED brake lights Standard
    LED daytime running lights Standard
    LED rear lights Standard
    Matrix beam LED headlights Standard
    Matt black front air intake Standard
    Matt black radiator grille Standard
    Reverse activated kerb-view adjustment on passenger's door mirror Standard
    Twin exhaust pipes Standard
    Delete privacy glass No Cost
    Deletion of engine designation at rear No Cost
    Deletion of model + engine designation at rear No Cost
    Double glazing No Cost
    Metallic paint No Cost
    Privacy glass No Cost
    Solid paint No Cost
    Electric folding towing bracket £825
    Twin pane heat and UV insulating privacy glass + heated windscreen £920
    Electric tilt/slide sunroof £1,035
    Exclusive paint £1,500
    Electric slide and tilt solar sunroof £1,890
    Exclusive paint to customer's formula £2,000

    Paintwork

    Metallic - Argus brown No Cost
    Metallic - Cuvee silver No Cost
    Metallic - Floret silver No Cost
    Metallic - Glacier white No Cost
    Metallic - Havanna black No Cost
    Metallic - Monsoon grey No Cost
    Metallic - Moonlight Blue No Cost
    Metallic - Mythos black No Cost
    Metallic - Oolong Grey No Cost
    Solid - Brilliant black No Cost
    Solid - Ibis white No Cost

    Entertainment

    Audi music interface Standard
    DAB digital radio module Standard
    USB connection Standard
    BOSE sound system No Cost
    6 CD/DVD autochanger in glovebox £415
    Digital TV reception £1,000
    Bang + Olufsen advanced sound system £5,565

    Technical

    Adaptive air sports suspension Standard
    Diesel particulate filter Standard
    Quattro sports differential Standard

    Luggage compartment pack - A8

    Standard
    12V socket in luggage compartment
    Bag hook in luggage compartment
    Luggage net
    Umbrella holder

    Light and rain sensor pack - A8

    Standard
    Automatic headlights + automatic windscreen wipers
    Coming home function
    Leaving home lighting function
    Sunband for windscreen

    LED ambient lighting pack - A8

    Standard
    Illuminated centre console
    Illuminated door pockets
    Illuminated entry system
    LED active door warning lights
    LED footwell lights
    Roof light strips

    Extended leather upholstery pack - A8

    £1,020
    Centre console/armrest upholstery in the doors in Fine Nappa leather
    Fine Nappa leather airbag cover
    Fine Nappa leather kneepad

    Alcantara package - A8

    £1,530
    Alcantara heading
    Alcantara rear parcel shelf
    Alcantara upper trim for A,B,C and D columns

    Black Alcantara package - A8

    £1,530
    Black Alcantara headlining
    Black Alcantara rear parcel shelf - A8
    Black Alcantara upper trim for A,B,C and D columns

    Extended leather upholstery pack plus - A8

    £2,195
    Centre console/armrest upholstery in the doors in Fine Nappa leather
    Door pockets and rear MMI surrounding in fine nappa leather
    Fine Nappa leather airbag cover
    Fine Nappa leather kneepad
    Underside of instrument panel , glovebox lid and door facings in fine nappa leather

    Audi Assist pack with pre sense plus + active lane assist - A8

    £2,230
    Adaptive cruise control with Stop and Go + pre sense front
    Audi active lane assist
    Audi side assist + pre sense rear
    Pre sense plus

    Rear Seat Entertainment - A8

    £2,370
    20GB Hard drive
    Audi music interface
    Aux-in socket
    Separate MMI control unit in rear with additional DVD
    Two adjustable 10.2" monitors on the backrest of front seats
    Two SDXC card slots
    Wireless headphones (two sets)

    Rear seat pack - A8 - Electric outer rear seats

    £4,445
    4 zone automatic climate control + air filtration
    Electric adjustable outer rear seats
    Electric rear lumbar adjustment with memory
    Electric rear/rear side window blinds
    Front passenger seat electrically adjustable from rear
    Heated rear seats

    Audi Exclusive leather equipment and trim (package 1) - Valcona Leather - A8

    £5,795
    Leather centre armrest
    Leather door inserts
    Leather front seat backrest covers
    Seat side sections in leather
    Valcona leather

    Audi Exclusive leather equipment and trim (package 2) - Valcona Leather - A8

    £8,045
    Centre console and door armrests in Valcona leather
    Leather centre armrest
    Leather door inserts
    Leather front seat backrest covers
    Leather knee rest
    Seat side sections in leather
    Valcona leather

    Audi Exclusive leather equipment and trim (package 3) - Valcona Leather - A8

    £12,025
    Centre console and door armrests in Valcona leather
    Leather centre armrest
    Leather door inserts
    Leather front seat backrest covers
    Leather knee rest
    Lower section of dashboard including glovebox in leather
    Seat side sections in leather
    Valcona leather

    Audi Exclusive leather equipment and trim (package 4) - Valcona leather - A8

    £22,035
    Centre console and door armrests in Valcona leather
    Fine Nappa leather front seat backrest covers
    Fine Nappa leather Front seat bottom trim
    Leather centre armrest
    Leather door inserts
    Leather front seat backrest covers
    Leather steering column casing
    Leather steering wheel
    Seat side sections in leather
    Top of door, instrument panel cover, dashboard and headrest piping in fine nappa leather
    Valcona leather

Technical Specifications

  • Max Speed 155 mph
  • Max Power 380 bhp
  • Height: 1,460 mm Width: 1949 mm Width (inc. mirrors): 2,111 mm
    Wheelbase: 2,992 mm Length: 5,135 mm
  • Engine and Drive Train

    Cylinders - Bore
    83 mm
    Cylinders - Stroke
    95.5 mm
    CC
    4,134
    Cylinders
    8
    Cylinder Layout
    V8
    Number of Valves
    32
    Camshaft
    DOHC
    Fuel Delivery
    Common Rail
    Catalytic Convertor
    Yes
    Engine Layout
    North South
    Compression Ratio
    16.5:1
    Transmission
    Semi-Auto
    Gears
    8 Speed
  • Performance

    Engine Power
    385 BHP/PS
    Engine Power in PS?
    Yes
    0-60mph
    4.7 secs
    Top Speed
    155 mph
    Engine Power
    284 kW
    Engine Power At
    3,750 RPM
    Engine Torque
    627 lbs/ft
    Engine Torque
    850 Nm
    Engine Torque At
    2000 RPM
  • Fuel Consumption

    EC Directive 1999/100/EC Applies
    Yes
    EC Urban
    29.1 mpg
    EC Extra Urban
    45.6 mpg
    EC Combined
    37.7 mpg
  • Emissions

    CO2
    196 g/km
    Standard Euro Emissions
    Euro 6
  • Tyres

    Wheel Style
    5 Arm Rotor Design
    Alloys?
    Yes
    Space Saver?
    Yes
    Tyre Size Front
    275/35 R21
    Tyre Size Rear
    275/35 R21
    Tyre Size Spare
    Space Saver
    Wheel Type
    21" Alloy
  • Weight and Capacities

    Gross Vehicle Weight
    2,705 kg
    Fuel Tank Capacity
    82 Litres
    Luggage Capacity (Seats Up)
    490 Litres
    No. of Seats
    5
    Minimum Kerbweight
    2,040 kg
    Max. Towing Weight - Braked
    2,300 kg
    Max. Towing Weight - Unbraked
    750 kg
    Max. Loading Weight
    665 kg
    Max. Roof Load
    100 kg
  • General

    NCAP Pedestrian
    -
    NCAP Front/Side Impact
    -
    Special Edition
    Yes
    Special Order
    No
    Insurance Group 1 Effective January 07
    50E 50
    Badge Power
    385 BHP/PS
    Badge Engine CC
    4.2
    Vehicle Homologation Class
    M1
    Standard manufacturers warranty
    3 Years
    Standard manufacturers warranty
    60,000
    Manufacturers Paintwork Guarantee
    3 Years
    Man Corrosion Perforation Guarantee
    12 Years

Running Costs

Calculate approximately how much a year's worth of fuel would cost according to usage:

Efficiency

EC Urban 29.1 mpg
EC Extra Urban 45.6 mpg
EC Combined 37.7 mpg

Filling Up

Tank Size 82 litres
Cost to fill £99.91

Annual Estimate

Total Fuel Use 1,205.86 litres
Total Fuel Cost £1,469.22
Road Fund Licence £270.00

Company Car Costs

Tax Year to 5th April P11D Value Percentage Charge Benefit in Kind Tax payable at 20% Tax payable at 40% Tax payable at 45%
2017/2018 £81,020 36% £29,167.20 £5,834 £11,667 £13,126
2018/2019 £81,020 37% £29,977.40 £5,996 £11,991 £13,490
2019/2020 £81,020 37% £29,977.40 £5,996 £11,991 £13,490

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