Audi India has confirmed the date for the A8 L launch in India. The launch will take place on the 12th July 2022 at 11:00 IST. As the nomenclature suggests this is going to be a long wheelbase version of the sedan. Audi aims to strengthen its grip in the ultra luxurious sedan segment in India with the A8 L. The car will compete with the Mercedes Benz S-Class and BMW 7 series. The car will be offered with the Audi’s new 5 years warranty coverage for unlimited mileage. Audi is already taking pre-bookings for the car.
Audi India has been teasing the A8 L for a while on social media now, driving up the hype leading to the launch. The car will be equipped with a multifunctional control unit in the rear central console, which can control functions like climate control, seat ventilation, massage speed and intensity, lights, blinds, media and car perfume selection.
At the front end the car now sports a new single frame grill and the signature matrix LED headlamps. At the back it now has wraparound OLED tailights with chrome inserts which run across the width of the car. The silhouette of the car is unmistakable German and you won’t have a difficult time figuring this out.
The A8 L is expected to be powered by the 3.0L V6 turbo petrol mill. However the car is also rumored to sport a hybrid powertrain. In combination the car will produce 455bhp and 700nm of torque. All this power will be delivered to all four wheels via the Audi’s Quattro all wheel drive system.
The car is expected to be Priced around ₹1.75 crores