The A8 L W12 is the standard bearer of superior craftsmanship

Named for its engine design and number of cylinders, the 2014 Audi A8 L W12 represents the pinnacle of Audi engineering. This is an elegantly advanced car with features like the Audi MMI® touch control system, Audi drive select, and available driver assistance technologies like night vision. Even more elegant is its ability to use those twelve cylinders to provide a superior driving experience.

A8 L W12 Trims

Starting at  $135,900

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6.3 FSI
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Key Features
  • Full LED headlights
  • Audi Singleframe® grille with twin-bar design and diamond mesh inserts
  • Rear Seat Entertainment with dual 10" screens and single DVD player
  • Audi side assist and pre sense® rear
  • Parking system plus with rear view camera (front and rear sensors)
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The new A8 L W12

Beauty is in the details. Take a closer look and discover why every Audi is worthy of wearing the four rings. Follow the progressive lines through the subtle curves to the distinctive profile. The interplay yields an aerodynamic brilliance that’s as pleasurable tearing down an open stretch of road as it is staring at it in the driveway.

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Technology that over-delivers

The technology in the A8 L W12 is as much of a statement as the rest of the car. Audi connect® with Google Earth™ 3D satellite imagery provides weather, news, and a Wi-Fi hotspot for up to eight passenger devices.* Audi MMI® touch gives you control at the swipe of a finger. Audi drive select lets you personalize the driving experience. And the Audi parking system plus lets you park with ease.

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The reward of inspired design

With a unique W12 specific Audi Singleframe® grille, full LED headlight technology, and a broad stance, the A8 L W12 design is a case study in confident elegance. It delivers fine details like the sweeping line of the dashboard, the intuitive touch controls of the MMI® system, and the available rear seat massage function. In fact, the very act of stepping inside is rewarding.

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A twelve-cylinder arranged to do nothing but perform

The W12 engine refined power at its best, making the 2014 Audi A8 L W12 the elite of the elite. The result is a palpable surge in power and torque, coupled with surprising efficiency.* Providing 500 hp and 463 lb-ft of torque, the Audi A8 L W12 accelerates from 0-60 in 4.4 seconds. This is the epitome of performance.

6.3 FSI

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Effortlessly handle the road with quattro®

The Audi A8 L W12 features the legendary Audi quattro® all-wheel system which responds confidently to road conditions and helps maximize traction. Combined with an eight-speed Tiptronic® automatic transmission, dynamic steering, Audi drive select, and Audi adaptive air suspension, this is a ride that outsmarts the road and delivers on performance.

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Aluminum lets the W12 do more with less

The biggest statement of the Audi A8 L W12 is what's not there—all the weight. The A8 L W12 uses Audi ultra® lightweight technology featuring the ASF® high strength aluminum frame. By saving weight, the A8 L W12 increases efficiency without compromising rigidity or vehicle performance.*

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Lighting sparked by inspiration

Those dark stretches of road become a little less daunting with the strikingly designed full LED headlights. Helping recreate daylight, these lights deliver more contrast and can lessen eyestrain when driving.* And LED taillights command attention, reacting up to ten times faster than conventional bulbs, helping other drivers notice the brake lights sooner. This is inspiring lighting, both on and off.

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