Audi has been putting in a lot of work in their crossover line-up. True to this, they have certainly not disappointed. If you loved the Q7, you are bound to fall more in love with the Q8. This 2019 Audi Q8 is bigger, classy and more luxurious. On top of that, the vehicle’s engine and drive train are designed to give you command of the open country.
2019 Audi Q8 – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
First impression is everything, 2019 Audi Q8 exterior is nothing short of marvelous. It`s meticulously designed exterior is bound to turn heads wherever you drive it. Up front, the Q8 features its trademark, logo, that is engraved on an elegant hexagonal chrome grill. Franking the grill’s sides, are two sleek LED headlights. Wonderfully designed and powered light up your way at night or foggy conditions. Lying just below the headlights are two large air intakes which incorporate blinkers on the sides. The roof inclines gracefully to the elegantly designed back. Which incorporates LED backlights and a chrome strip.
The interior is no less exhilarating. With a touch of leather and Alcantra as the main base materials for the upholstery, the Q8 aims to create an atmosphere of luxurious cabin. This premium look will be supported by the latest connectivity options available in the market. Multiple screens will be standard in this model. One will be pinned on the dashboard while the second will replace the manual knobs and will give access to various car functionalities and system information. The cabin will be spacious, this is good news for those of us with long legs. The seats will be ventilated, heated and feature a massaging option.
2019 Audi Q8 – Powerful Engine and Performance
At the end of the day, no matter how elegantly a car is designed, it all boils down to one thing, the engine. With that said, let’s take a look at what Audi Q8 2019 has for us under the hood. The Q8 is expected to hit the market with a 3.0-liter turbo V6 which will generate about 335 hp. If this is not enough, an option of 4.0-liter twin turbo V8 with 453 hp will be available for you. This two version will be paired to an automatic eight-speed transmission.
The Q8 is also likely to feature a 100-kW electric motor with a 17.9 kWh lithium ion battery. For more comfort, the suspension will be an electronically controlled active suspension. The 2018 Q8 will feature new features such as maneuvering assist, an automatic parking assist and collision warning radar. However, other older systems such as a blind spot warning, automatic emergency braking and lane departure will still feature in this design.
2019 Audi Q8 – Price and Release Date
The 2019 Audi Q8 is bound to leave you feeling a bit of a pinch, but the price is worth it though. It is expected to have a price range of between $ 66,200 to about $ 119,000. And with a release date set around early 2018, you certainly have enough time to get your finances right.