2018 Audi A8 Review and Interior & Exterior 2018 audi a8 review, A new Executive package for the 2018 Audi A8 adds 20-inch alloy wheels, a full suite of driver assistance tech, ventilated and massaging front seats, heated rear seats, a panoramic sunroof, and a four-spoke steering wheel with paddle shifters.

Higher trims add rear seat lumbar, ventilation, and massage as part of the Executive package. The Black Optics package can now be had with 20- or 21-inch alloy wheels. The A8 gets redesigned for the 2019 model year. 2018 audi a8 redesign offers V-6 and V-8 engines including a 3.0-liter supercharged V-6 with 333 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque in the A8 L 3.0T and a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 with 450 hp and 444 lb-ft in the A8 L 4.0T.

Go for the S8 Plus and the 4.0T engine gets upgraded to 605 hp and 517 lb-ft. Both engines are paired exclusively with an eight-speed automatic transmission. EPA ratings stand at 19/29 mpg city/highway for the A8 L 3.0T, 18/29 mpg for the A8 L 4.0T, and 15/24 mpg for the S8 Plus. Trunk space is 14.2 cubic feet for all variants.