- Year: 2008
- Make: Audi
- Model: S8
- Trims Available: 1
- Made In: GERMANY
- Body & Doors: SEDAN 4-DR
- Engine: 5.2L V10 DOHC 40V
- Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic
- Driveline: AWD
- Seating: 5
- MSRP: $$93,300 USD
- MPG: 13 miles/gallon/19 miles/gallon
- Tires: 265/35R20
- Tank Size: 23.80 gallon
2008 Audi S8 Review
2008 Audi S8 has an enjoyable SEDAN 4-DR body style. It is manufactured in Germany. The car has 1 variation available for its customers. 2008 Audi S8 is seating 5 people. The engine type is 5.2L V10 DOHC 40V. The car has a large tank size capacity of 23.80 gallon. 2008 Audi S8 uses 13 miles/gallon of gasoline in the city. On highways, the usage of gasoline comes to only 19 miles/gallon. The wheel of the vehicle's axle are AWD driveline. The tires are 265/35R20 which provide comfort and little to non friction. The overall length of the model is 199.30 in. The height of the vehicle is 56.10 in. which is kept as low as possible to keep the vehicle's center of gravity as close to the ground as possible. The Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price is $93,300 USD. The invoice price of the dealer comes to $86,771 USD. 2008 Audi S8 has had 1 recall in the past 13 years.
Safety & Recalls
Recall 120269 started on 06/09/2016 by MFR effecting 536 units.
Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2007-2009 Audi A8 and S8 vehicles. The sunroof glass on the affected vehicles may not be properly secured to the sunroof frame. As a result, the sunroof glass may detach from the car while driving.
Consequence: If the glass detaches from the sunroof frame it could be come a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install additional adhesive between the sunroof glass and frame, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in August 4, 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 60C3.
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.