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|2011 Audi A8 L 4.2 and W12|
|Base price||$80,000-$130,000 (est)|
|0-60 mph||4.7-5.8 sec (mfr est)|
|EPA city/hwy fuel econ||13-17/26-27 mpg|
|CO2 emissions||0.95-1.16 lb/mile|
How fast is a 2011 Audi A8?
The new Audi A8 is offered with a 4.2 FSI V8 engine that delivers an impressive 372 hp and 328.22 lb-ft torque at 3,500 rpm. Mated to an 8-speed tiptronic, this engine will sprint the car from 0 to 60 mph in 5.7 seconds, while top speed is once again limited to 155 mph.
Does the 2011 Audi A8 have a turbo?
The A8 will be available here with just one engine when it launches: the long-lived direct-injection, 4.2-liter DOHC V-8. It’s rumored that a new 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 will get the job. Another possible engine in the A8’s future is the 3.0-liter V-6 turbo-diesel that’s available at launch in Europe.
What’s a good 0-60 time?
In the rest of the world, 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62.1 mph) is used. Present performance cars are capable of going from 0 to 60 mph in under 5 seconds, while exotic cars can do 0 to 60 mph in between 2 and 3 seconds, whereas motorcycles have been able to achieve these figures with sub-500cc since the 1990s.
Which Audi is the fastest 0-60?
Top 10 Fastest Audi Cars (0-60 mph)
- 2019 Audi R8 V10 Performances – (2.8 seconds)
- 2014 Audi R8 Competition – (3.2 seconds)
- 2020 RS7 Sportback/ Audi RS6 Avant/Audi TT RS – (3.6 seconds)
- 2017 Audi S8 Plus – (3.7 seconds)
- 2017 RS7 – (3.7 seconds)
- 2019 Audi S8 – (3.8 seconds)
- 2014 RS6 Avant – (3.9 seconds)
Is the 2011 Audi A8 reliable?
Is a used Audi A8 saloon reliable? On the whole the A8 has a good reputation for reliability, according to previous surveys. It didn’t feature in our most recent survey, but its smaller sibling the A6 did very well in the luxury car sector, coming in second place with an overall score of an impressive 92%.
Is Audi A8 bulletproof?
Alpine’s armored Audi A8 is built using latest technology to provide clients with highest levels of protection. Typically armored to Level A9/B6+, this bulletproof Audi is protected against 7.62mm lead core, 5.56×45 and M80 ball rounds, as well as 2 DM51 hand grenades.
How much horsepower does a 2011 Audi A8 have?
Is the Audi A8 Reliable? The 2021 A8 has a predicted reliability rating of 3.5 out of five, which is slightly above average for the market as a whole. However, all super luxury cars rate well for predicted reliability.
How much does a 2011 Audi A8 weigh?
Gone is the 450-horsepower 5.2-liter V10 engine and in its place, Audi has fitted the S8 with their new 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine that produces an amazing 520 horsepower and 479 lb/ft of torque.
Is the Audi A8 2013 a good car?
The 2013 Audi A8 remains a top pick among luxury sedans thanks to its impressive performance, comfort, high-tech features and impeccable build quality.