Audi Company announced the date of the new generation A8 debut

March 30, 2017 at 11:52 am

As Rupert Stadler, the Audi AG Company chairman, says, Audi flagship of the new generation will be unveiled at the first Company summit that will take a place 11 July in Barcelona. He has also shared some details about the novelty. The modified A8 will borrow Audi Prologue concept’s program, which was firstly presented in 2014 year.

Audi A8 based on Audi Prologue concept image

Audi A8 based on Audi Prologue concept image

The novelty will receive the automated control functions of the third level at the driving in traffic jams, when the speedometer hand does not exceed 60 km/h. Stadler said that the equipment proposed for Audi A8 flagman would not be fully available. It will be included into the car’s configuration when there will be adopted the legislation for the self-driving vehicle’s management.

audi Prologue Concept presented in 2014 year photo

audi Prologue Concept presented in 2014 year photo

The chief designer Mark Lichte has disclosed the information about the flagship’s exterior. According to him, the new generation car will have a large hexagonal grille, while the standard crossovers have an octagonal grille. To compensate the visual height effect the designers have added horizontal accents in the headlights and in the front bumper. In addition, the design of the new Audi A8 will use many chrome elements.

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