Comparison between:
• Audi S8 (D4 facelift 2013) 4.0 TFSI COD V8 Plus Quattro Ttiptronic (petrol, 2015)
• Audi S8 (D4 facelift 2013) 4.0 TFSI COD V8 Quattro Tiptronic (petrol, 2013)
• Audi S8 (D3, facelift 2007) 5.2 FSI V10 Quattro Tiptronc (petrol, 2007)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

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

ManufacturerAudiAudiAudi
SeriesS8S8S8
Model(D4 facelift 2013) 4.0 TFSI COD V8 Plus Quattro Ttiptronic(D4 facelift 2013) 4.0 TFSI COD V8 Quattro Tiptronic(D3, facelift 2007) 5.2 FSI V10 Quattro Tiptronc
First year of production201520132007
Last year of production--2010

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)sedan (saloon)sedan (saloon)
Number of doors4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2994.00 mm (millimeters)
9.82 ft (feet)
117.87 in (inches)
2.9940 m (meters)
2994.00 mm (millimeters)
9.82 ft (feet)
117.87 in (inches)
2.9940 m (meters)
2944.00 mm (millimeters)
9.66 ft (feet)
115.91 in (inches)
2.9440 m (meters)
Front track1632.00 mm (millimeters)
5.35 ft (feet)
64.25 in (inches)
1.6320 m (meters)
1632.00 mm (millimeters)
5.35 ft (feet)
64.25 in (inches)
1.6320 m (meters)
1620.00 mm (millimeters)
5.31 ft (feet)
63.78 in (inches)
1.6200 m (meters)
Rear track1623.00 mm (millimeters)
5.32 ft (feet)
63.90 in (inches)
1.6230 m (meters)
1623.00 mm (millimeters)
5.32 ft (feet)
63.90 in (inches)
1.6230 m (meters)
1607.00 mm (millimeters)
5.27 ft (feet)
63.27 in (inches)
1.6070 m (meters)
Length5147.00 mm (millimeters)
16.89 ft (feet)
202.64 in (inches)
5.1470 m (meters)
5147.00 mm (millimeters)
16.89 ft (feet)
202.64 in (inches)
5.1470 m (meters)
5062.00 mm (millimeters)
16.61 ft (feet)
199.29 in (inches)
5.0620 m (meters)
Width1949.00 mm (millimeters)
6.39 ft (feet)
76.73 in (inches)
1.9490 m (meters)
1949.00 mm (millimeters)
6.39 ft (feet)
76.73 in (inches)
1.9490 m (meters)
1897.00 mm (millimeters)
6.22 ft (feet)
74.69 in (inches)
1.8970 m (meters)
Height1458.00 mm (millimeters)
4.78 ft (feet)
57.40 in (inches)
1.4580 m (meters)
1458.00 mm (millimeters)
4.78 ft (feet)
57.40 in (inches)
1.4580 m (meters)
1424.00 mm (millimeters)
4.67 ft (feet)
56.06 in (inches)
1.4240 m (meters)
Ground clearance--120.00 mm (millimeters)
0.39 ft (feet)
4.72 in (inches)
0.1200 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity520.0 l (liters)
18.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.52 m3 (cubic meters)
520000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
520.0 l (liters)
18.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.52 m3 (cubic meters)
520000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
500.0 l (liters)
17.66 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.50 m3 (cubic meters)
500000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity---
Curb weight1990 kg (kilograms)
4387.20 lbs (pounds)
1990 kg (kilograms)
4387.20 lbs (pounds)
1940 kg (kilograms)
4276.97 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2590 kg (kilograms)
5709.97 lbs (pounds)
2590 kg (kilograms)
5709.97 lbs (pounds)
2540 kg (kilograms)
5599.74 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank82.0 l (liters)
18.04 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.66 US gal (US gallons)
82.0 l (liters)
18.04 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.66 US gal (US gallons)
90.0 l (liters)
19.80 UK gal (UK gallons)
23.78 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

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

Type of fuelpetrolpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemdirect injectiondirect injectiondirect injection
Engine model---
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement3993 cc (cubic centimeters)3993 cc (cubic centimeters)5204 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturboturbonaturally aspirated
Compression ratio9.30 : 19.30 : 112.50 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engineV engineV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)8 (eight)10 (ten)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)84.50 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.33 in (inches)
0.0845 m (meters)
84.50 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.33 in (inches)
0.0845 m (meters)
84.50 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.33 in (inches)
0.0845 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)89.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.50 in (inches)
0.0890 m (meters)
89.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.50 in (inches)
0.0890 m (meters)
92.80 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.65 in (inches)
0.0928 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 power605 hp (horse power)
451.1 kW (kilowatts)
613.4 ps (metric horsepower)
520 hp (horse power)
387.8 kW (kilowatts)
527.2 ps (metric horsepower)
450 hp (horse power)
335.6 kW (kilowatts)
456.3 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at6100 - 6800 rpm (revolutions per minute)5800 rpm (revolutions per minute)7000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque750 Nm (newton meters)
76.5 kgm (kilogram meters)
553.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
650 Nm (newton meters)
66.3 kgm (kilogram meters)
479.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
540 Nm (newton meters)
55.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
398.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2500 - 5500 rpm (revolutions per minute)1700 - 5500 rpm (revolutions per minute)3500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM---
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h3.80 s (seconds)4.10 s (seconds)5.10 s (seconds)
Maximum speed305 km/h (kilometers per hour)
189.52 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.280.280.286

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)13.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
3.01 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.62 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
17.17 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.54 mpl (miles per liter)
7.30 km/l (kilometers per liter)
13.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.99 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.59 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
17.30 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.57 mpl (miles per liter)
7.35 km/l (kilometers per liter)
19.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
4.29 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
5.15 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
12.06 mpg (miles per gallon)
3.19 mpl (miles per liter)
5.13 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)7.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.74 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.09 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
29.77 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.87 mpl (miles per liter)
12.66 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.61 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.93 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
32.22 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.51 mpl (miles per liter)
13.70 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.09 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.51 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.76 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.54 mpl (miles per liter)
10.53 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)10.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.20 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.64 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
23.52 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.21 mpl (miles per liter)
10.00 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.11 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.54 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.50 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.47 mpl (miles per liter)
10.42 km/l (kilometers per liter)
13.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.90 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.49 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
17.82 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.71 mpl (miles per liter)
7.58 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO VIEURO VIEURO IV
Catalytic converter---
CO2 emissions231 g/km (grammes per kilometer)225 g/km (grammes per kilometer)314 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 Tiptronic8 Tiptronic6 Tiptronic
Type of transmissionautomaticautomaticautomatic
Number of automatic gears8 (eight)8 (eight)6 (six)
Number of manual gears---
Final drive ratio---
Drive typefour-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)

Steering

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

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steering-electric-
Turning circle diameter12.70 m (meters)
41.67 ft (feet)
500.00 in (inches)
12.30 m (meters)
40.35 ft (feet)
484.25 in (inches)
12.10 m (meters)
39.70 ft (feet)
476.38 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

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

Brakes

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 discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discsventilated discsventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYes

Wheels

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

Rim size9J X 209J X 209J X 20
Tyre code265/40 R20265/40 R20265/35 R20