Audi A8 (D4,4H facelift 2013) 4.2 TDI V8 Clean Diesel Quattro Tiptronic (385 hp, diesel, 2013) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

sedan (saloon), 4 doors, 5 seats, dimensions: 5135.00 mm x 1949.00 mm x 1460.00 mm, weight: 2040 kg, engine displacement: 4134 cc, 8 cylinders, 4 valves per cylinder, max power: 385 hp @ 3750 rpm, max torque: 850 Nm @ 2000 - 2750 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 4.70 s, max speed: 250 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): - / 8, fuel type: diesel, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 9.4 l / 6.1 l / 7.4 l, rims: 8J X 18, tyres: 235/55 R18
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

Model(D4,4H facelift 2013) 4.2 TDI V8 Clean Diesel Quattro Tiptronic
First year of production2013
Last year of production-

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typesedan (saloon)
Number of doors4 (four)
Number of seats5 (five)
Wheelbase2992.00 mm (millimeters)
9.82 ft (feet)
117.80 in (inches)
2.9920 m (meters)
Front track1644.00 mm (millimeters)
5.39 ft (feet)
64.72 in (inches)
1.6440 m (meters)
Rear track1635.00 mm (millimeters)
5.36 ft (feet)
64.37 in (inches)
1.6350 m (meters)
Length5135.00 mm (millimeters)
16.85 ft (feet)
202.17 in (inches)
5.1350 m (meters)
Width1949.00 mm (millimeters)
6.39 ft (feet)
76.73 in (inches)
1.9490 m (meters)
Height1460.00 mm (millimeters)
4.79 ft (feet)
57.48 in (inches)
1.4600 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity490.0 l (liters)
17.30 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.49 m3 (cubic meters)
490000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight2040 kg (kilograms)
4497.43 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2705 kg (kilograms)
5963.50 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank82.0 l (liters)
18.04 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.66 US gal (US gallons)


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldiesel
Type of fuel systemcommon rail
Engine locationlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement4134 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationturbo
Compression ratio16.50 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)83.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.27 in (inches)
0.0830 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)95.50 mm (millimeters)
0.31 ft (feet)
3.76 in (inches)
0.0955 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power385 hp (horse power)
287.1 kW (kilowatts)
390.3 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at3750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque850 Nm (newton meters)
86.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
626.9 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2000 - 2750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.70 s (seconds)
Maximum speed250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.27

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)9.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.07 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.02 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.61 mpl (miles per liter)
10.64 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)6.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.34 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.61 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
38.56 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.19 mpl (miles per liter)
16.39 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)7.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.63 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.95 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
31.79 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.40 mpl (miles per liter)
13.51 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO VI
CO2 emissions194 g/km (grammes per kilometer)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model8 Tiptronic
Type of transmissionautomatic
Number of automatic gears8 (eight)
Drive typefour-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steeringelectric
Turning circle diameter12.30 m (meters)
40.35 ft (feet)
484.25 in (inches)


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - multi-link suspension
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- trapezoidal link


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size8J X 18
Tyre code235/55 R18

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase+ 12%
Front track+ 9%
Rear track+ 8%
Length+ 14%
Width+ 10%
Height- 3%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity+ 9%
Curb weight+ 43%
Maximum weight+ 38%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 33%
Engine displacement+ 84%
Maximum power+ 142%
Maximum torque+ 220%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 54%
Maximum speed+ 24%
Drag coefficient- 16%
Fuel consumption (urban)- 7%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)- 1%
Fuel consumption (combined)- 0%