2018 Audi A8 L Price and Specs Review | Merrillville, IN

2018 Audi A8 L

Serving Merrillville, IN, Crown Point, and Hobart

The Audi A8 L is a full-sized sedan made to exude sophistication, innovation and style. The Audi A8 L has been a proven innovator with its aluminum-laced frame that reduces overall weight and improves fuel economy. Audi is preparing for a major remodeling of the A8 L in 2019, but this model still has been given some really handy updates. The 2018 Audi A8 L now has a rearview camera as standard equipment on the 3.0 model trim. The 4.0 model trim updates the style of the vehicle by adding 21-inch wheels to the standard equipment list.


2018 Audi A8 L

Starting MSRP*


Fuel Economy (City/Hwy)**

19 city / 29 hwy mpg**

Standard Engine

3.0-liter TFSI®


333 Horsepower


8-Speed Tiptronic®

Exterior and Performance

Performance capabilities have always been a strength for Audi. The base model comes with a capable 3.0 Liter, V6 engine that easily reaches 333 horsepower. The 2018 Audi A8 L also has a beefy 4.0 Liter, V8 engine that produces 450 horsepower and 444 lb. ft. of torque. Even with its size, the TFSI V8 propels the Audi A8 L from zero to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds. Both powertrain options are paired with an 8-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. The Audi A8 L virtually floats with adaptive air suspension. It adjusts the body height of the vehicle according to the driving conditions, rising higher for more comfort and sitting lower for better handling. Inside the cabin, you can take control with Audi drive select. Set it to automatic and let the car do all the work or individually customize your own transmission shifts, throttle and steering.

Review Video:

Interior and Technology

Expectations are high for luxury sedans when it comes to creature comforts. The 2018 Audi A8 L certainly doesn't disappoint. There's leather seating and then there's Valcona Vermont Brown leather seating with diamond stitching that can only be found inside the Audi A8 L. There's also leather on the door handles, center console and steering knob. Front seats have heating and massage. The rear seats on the Executive Package have those features, as well. There's an available panoramic sunroof and ambient LED lighting that responds to the vehicle's driving mode and delivers color-coded information about the vehicle's vital systems.

One next-level technological feature on the 2018 Audi A8 L is the heads-up display which uses aspherical mirrors to project vital information directly onto the front windshield. No, it's not Mission Impossible, but the customized display will keep you informed about speed and navigational cues without the need to take your eyes off the road. There are also touchscreen displays all over the interior. There's a 7-inch display in the instrument cluster, a 10-inch display in the center console for infotainment, and another screen just beneath it for the climate controls. Rear seat occupants have their own detachable touchscreen that cues up phone calls, massage settings and audio preferences.

2018 Audi A8 L Interior


Some of the 2018 Audi A8 L most impressive technology is allocated to safety features. Audi Pre-sense prepares the vehicle for impact by closing the windows and sunroof, tightening the seatbelts and if needed - brings the vehicle to a full stop automatically. Additionally, The onboard sensors and cameras are constantly working to watch out for your blind spots and monitor the driving habits of those around you. The adaptive cruise control provides a glimpse into the future of autonomous driving by automatically maintaining a safe distance between vehicles and engaging the brakes to a full stop if needed.

Test Drive Today!

Whether you're driving a 2018 Audi A8 L or being driven in one, you'll certainly enjoy the experience. The A8 L flagship provides the center stage for the latest innovations being debuted by Audi. It has nimble and powerful powertrains, a luxurious and spacious interior, and some of the most high-tech features on the market. Of course, there's way more to see inside the vehicle. So you have to visit our local Merrillville, IN Audi dealer and book a test drive in the 2018 Audi A8 L today.


*MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at price refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. A more expensive model may be shown. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

**EPA estimated MPG may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.