Another variant of the SUV Q8 luxury SUV is ready. This is the 2019 Audi Q8 by ABT. Of course, she gets ABT Sportsline treatment. As the main rivals we will mention the new models of the BMW X7 and Porsche Cayenne. We assume that they will have a presentation at some of the car fairs in the first quarter of next year.
2019 Audi Q8 by ABT specs
|Lenght – inch (mm)||196.6 (4994)|
|Widht – inch (mm)||78.5 (1995)|
|Height – inch (mm)||67.2 (1707)|
|Wheelbase – inch (mm)||117.9 (2995)|
|Wheels – inch||22|
|Weight – lbs (kg)||4916 (2230)|
|Payload – lbs (kg)||no data|
|Towing capacity – lbs (kg)||no data|
Like the standard model, it was built on a MLB platform with four-door. It is not known how much it will have trim levels, but it will definitely offer a few extra packages.
2019 Audi Q8 by ABT engine and fuel economy
2019 Audi Q8 by ABT has a 3.0-liter V6 mild-hybrid turbo diesel engine. Also, there it is ABT Power kit with ABT additional engine control.
|Engine||3.0 V6 TDI|
|Transmission||8-speed Tiptronic AT|
|Drive||quattro AWD system|
|Fuel economy (mpg)||35.6 (6.6 lit/100km)|
Acceleration from 0 to 62 mph is achieved in just over 6 seconds, while the maximum speed is up to 155 mph (250 kph).
Exterior and interior design
This mid-size luxury coupe SUV has a glorious honeycomb grille and body-color bumpers. Built-in are HD Matrix LED headlamps, LED daytime running lights and connected LED taillights. Notable is a panoramic roof and twin exhaust setup. In the cabin are leather upholstery, premium metals, Valcona leather seats, head-up display, three-zone automatic climate control and Bang & Olufsen sound system. Probably will have two touchscreen, as well as 12.3-inch high-resolution display.
Release date and price 2019 Audi Q8 by ABT
Although the official price is still unknown, it is announced that the 2019 Audi Q8 by ABT will cost € 102,900 (£ 89,700 or $ 117,500). Probably will be on sale by the middle of next year.