2018 Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO

2018 Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Specifications

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About the 2018 Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO

The 2018 Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO is an all-wheel drive four-door sedan that was released to the Australian market on 01/07/2016 classified as a 4H MY17. The S8 is regarded as an upper large car built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$174,000.

The S8 is an all-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 4.0L TURBO V8 engine that has 382 kW of power (at 5800 rpm) and 650 Nm of torque (at 1700 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic Tiptronic. AUDI claims the S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO uses 9.8L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 225g of CO2. It has a 82L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 837km per full tank.

The S8 measures 1468mm (57.8 inches) in height, 5147mm (202.6 inches) in length, 1949mm (76.7 inches) in width with a 2994mm (117.9 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1915kg (4221.8 lbs) of unladen weight. The S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO comes standard with 275/35 R21 front tyres and 275/35 R21 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2018 Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO has a 116mm ground clearance with a 2300kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 3.204.

The VIN number can be found on the Lower Driver Side Centre Pilla and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Lower A-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WAUZZZ4HZEN000011.


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Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Details
Used Price From DealerA$174,000
Trade-In ValueA$151,400
Series4H MY17
Body Stylefour-door sedan
Release date01/07/2016
Discontinued date30/04/2018
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationLower Driver Side Centre Pilla
Compliance plate locationPass Side Lower A-Pillar
VIN ExampleWAUZZZ4HZEN000011
Country of originGermany
SegmentUpper Large Car
Safety ANCAP ratingNot tested
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Engine Specifications
Size3993cc, 4.0L
Power @ RPM 382kW @ 5800rpm (512.3 hp)
Torque @ RPM650Nm @ 1700rpm (479.4 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged eight-cylinder
Number of Valves32
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio9.3
Power/weight ratio199.5kw/tonne
Bore/stroke84.5mm × 89mm (3.3in × 3.5in)
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic Tiptronic
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle12.3m (40.4 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size275/35 R21 - 9x21
Rear tyre & wheel size275/35 R21 - 9x21
Front suspension typeMulti-link system, Air Springs, Double wishbone, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeTrapezoidal link, Double wishbone, Air Springs, Anti roll bar
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity82L
Fuel consumption (combined average)9.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range836.7km (519.9 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)225g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Dimensions
Length5147mm (202.6 inches)
Width1949mm (76.7 inches)
Height1468mm (57.8 inches)
Wheelbase2994mm (117.9 inches)
Front track1634mm (64.3 inches)
Rear track1625mm (64.0 inches)
Ground clearance116mm (4.6 inches)
Unladen weight1915kg (4221.8 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2300kg (5070.6 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Audi S8 4.0 TFSI QUATTRO Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Con + Climate Control Multi Zone
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Air Suspension
  • AUX/USB Input Socket
  • 21 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Cruise Control Intelligent/Active
  • Chrome Front Grille
  • Carbon Fibre Trim
  • Centre Console Box - Multi-purpose
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Exterior Mirrors - Auto Dimming
  • Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Electric Parking Brake
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Front Footwell Lights
  • Head Airbags
  • Hard Disk Drive (Built-in)
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Head Up Display
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Keyless Entry and Drive
  • Lane Change Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • LED Headlights
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Metallic Paint
  • Mobile Phone Connectivity
  • Massage Seats Front
  • Park Assist
  • Power Adjustable Steering Column
  • Power Door Closing
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Power front seats
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators & Folding
  • Power Steering
  • Power Sunblind - Rear Side Windows
  • Power Sunroof
  • Power Tailgate
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Centre Armrest
  • Radio Compact Disc Player
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Side Airbags
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Surround Camera System
  • Sport Seats
  • Sound System with 14 Speakers
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring Display
  • Television
  • Ventilated Front Seats
Optional Features
  • Carbon Fibre Brakes - A$23,100
  • Comfort Seats Rear - A$5,650
  • Heated Rear Seats - A$2,350
  • Leather Trim Special - A$3,000
  • Leather Extended Coverage - A$1,490
  • Night View Assist - A$5,970
  • Protective Glazing - A$4,390
  • Power Sunroof Solar - A$1,150
  • Rear Seat Entertainment System - A$9,900
  • Sports Exhaust System - A$3,150
  • Racing Sports Seats - A$14,600
  • Sound System with 19 Speakers - A$14,500