SUVs are the biggest segment in our market and image is still important. Audi has just brought in another hero car to its SUV fleet says David Brown.
Audi’s latest newcomer is a special model of their top SUV the Q8.
The Q8 has the looks and power that says image and performance are very important and this is not just a functional family vehicle.
At the heart of the Q8 50 is a 3-litre V6 Diesel engine which is helped by mild-hybrid technology. Its mated to an 8-speed automatic linking to all-wheel drive technology.
Audi says it has no fewer than 39 driver assistance systems to provide both active and passive safety protection.
Prices start at $129,900 plus on road costs and you can add a $11,100 Premium plus package or full Nappa leather package at and extra $8,900.
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