(3.8) 5 reviews
MSRP: $3,900$3,900
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 21
Engine: 230-hp, 3.7-liter V-8 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
1998 Audi A8


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by analytikellie from Connecticut on June 27, 2007

All I have to say is TRANSMISSION, TRANSMISSION, TRANSMISSION!!!!! What does it take to get a recall? For the cost of this vehicle you should demand more! Do your homework. This is my third Audi and m... Read Full Review

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