Audi S8

Recall Alert: 2007-2009 Audi A8, S8

By Matt Schmitz on July 7, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 540 model-year 2007-09 Audi A8 luxury sedans and S8 luxury sport sedans The Problem: The sunroof glass may not be properly secured to the sunroof frame and could detach while the car is in motion, creating… Read More

Recall Alert: 2007-2009 Audi A8, S8

By Matt Schmitz on July 7, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 540 model-year 2007-09 Audi A8 luxury sedans and S8 luxury sport sedans The Problem: The sunroof glass may not be properly secured to the sunroof frame and could detach while the car is in motion, creating… Read More

2015 Los Angeles Auto Show: What to Expect

By Matt Schmitz on November 11, 2015

In a city where the streets are literally paved with celebrities, the rich-and-famous denizens with and without stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame love their luxury vehicles, performance cars and SUVs. In that regard, the 2015 Los Angeles Auto… Read More

Audi to Reveal 2017 R8 at 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show

By Jennifer Geiger on November 10, 2015

The 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show is just over a week away and the latest automaker to confirm debuts is Audi, with plans to show off a trio of performance-oriented cars: the new 2017 R8 as well as RS 7… Read More

Our view: 2016 Audi S8

By Aaron Bragman on July 15, 2015

Editor's note: This review was written in April 2015 about the 2015 Audi S8. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's new for 2016, click here, or check out a side-by-side comparison of the two… Read More

2016 Audi S8: What's New

By Cars.com Editors on June 17, 2015

Vehicle Overview Fortified with a 520-horsepower, twin-turbo 4.0-liter V-8 engine, the S8 is the hot rod of the A8 line. It comes with an eight-speed automatic transmission, all-wheel drive, adaptive suspension and driver-selectable settings for the steering and suspension. Rivals… Read More

2015 Audi S8 Review

By Aaron Bragman on April 6, 2015

After driving the 2015 Audi S8 for about 500 miles, I found the large sedan to be a fantastic blend of luxury, sportiness and capability wrapped in an understated body that's perfect for flying (very, very quickly) under the radar.… Read More

Our view: 2015 Audi S8

By Aaron Bragman on April 6, 2015

The latest Audi S8 is a fantastic blend of luxury, sportiness and capability, wrapped in an understated body that's perfect for flying (very, very quickly) under the radar. There are a few schools of thought when it comes to big,… Read More

2015 Audi S8: What's New

By Cars.com Editors on January 14, 2014

Vehicle Overview Audi's already luxurious and stylish flagship sedan is getting a makeover for 2015 with a horsepower bump and updated front- and rear-end styling.ExteriorThe A8 was redesigned for 2011 and the 2015 update only improves on its dynamic look.… Read More

2015 Audi A8 and S8 at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show

By Jennifer Geiger on January 9, 2014

Competes with: BMW 7 Series, Jaguar XJ and Mercedes-Benz S-Class. Looks like: Audi's flagship gets a slight makeover Drivetrain: 333-hp, supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 engine; 240-hp, turbo-diesel 3.0-liter V-6; 435-hp, twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 with cylinder- deactivation technology; 500-hp, 6.3-liter 12-cylinder; 520-hp,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2014 Audi S6, S7, A8 and S8

By Jennifer Geiger on October 29, 2013

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,594 model-year 2013-14 Audi S6 and S7 vehicles and approximately 1,120 A8 and S8 vehicles The Problem: A manufacturing issue may cause certain model-year 2013-14 S6 and S7s equipped with 4.0-liter engines to leak fuel. This could lead… Read More