One of the most renowned German car manufacturer and highly popular in Pakistan these days is the Audi AG. A luxurious Audi has to be in your car wish list no matter what, rooted in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany, Audi is also member of the Volkswagen Group. Audi AG produces, designs, manufactures, markets and distributes top notch luxury vehicles all over the world.
The word Audi simply makes one thing come to you mind, sports cars racing around some tracks or doing silly burnouts but that isn't all about it. The German car company "Audi" does have a lot of history in racing and is still keeping up to the standards of its rivals and views of its fans, but it is just not it, they also make luxury sedans. And astonishingly the flagship model is not a sporty one as it is supposed to be, but is the only full sized luxury sedan created by Audi, the Audi A8. Like all full sized luxury sedans, the Audi A8 is fully equipped with luxury but still has that sportiness in its character which has been inherited by Audi's rich racing culture over the past decades.
The Audi A8 2018 price in Pakistan is way too expensive for the middle class but is quite affordable if your bank account is stashed with cash and if you already have got about 10 cars at your garage. As you all know that Audi is a German car manufacturer and has no factory or assembling in Pakistan, you can only import one or buy a used model. Coming to the point, this full sized luxury sedan will set you back about 2.35 crores to 2.7 crore Pakistani rupees, depending on your options. It would have been cheaper to get one but the taxation is very high in our country.
Competitors to the Audi A8 series are of course it's full size luxury sedan German cousins, the Mercedes S Class, the BMW 7-Series, and the Porsche Panamera. Rivals across the globe include Jaguar XJ models, Cadillac, and the Lexus. All these cars are in the same price range and have the same qualities, but in some ways, the Audi A8 and Mercedes S Class outclass them and are loved more. Unlike all its rivals, the A8 seems more like a piece of art rather then a car, it's decency and elegance make it look apart from its rivals.
The Audi A8 has been a popular car from the beginning and has brought well pride to the company. Being their most luxurious car, it has long wheel base versions also offered. Nonetheless, like all Audi's, the A8 also has the Quattro system as an option which is Audi's name for its all wheel drive system which helps a lot in snowy areas.
The Audi A8 is a lovely car to own and as the most luxurious car in Audi's lineup, comes with very unique features. The car is well built and can be called as a piece of art, it also displays Audi's craftsmanship at its utmost best. It is finished in the finest materials no less then original wood pieces, leather seats and upholstery and fine metal trims. The car manufacturers have offered their best to come up with its asking price and is crafted by the finest of people and robots. Compare Audi A8 with all cars in Pakistan on comparebox.pk.
Knowing that most of their buyers will be successful businessmen trying their best to show off their earnings, long wheel base versions and even limo versions are in production to truly humiliate others on the roads driving in their cheap fiat panda's, the one like James May or Captain Slow used to own.
The Audi A8 had a lot of engines in its production history. The first one came with a very German like straight 6 petrol engine, the second generation came with a smaller and more fuel efficient inline 4 cylinder engine and in the later years till today, powerful and stronger V8's have also been offered. The options currently available are the same as mentioned earlier, bigger and bader coming in both naturally aspirated and turbocharged variants. With Diesel engines getting popular in the west, since 1977 Diesel engines are also offered. Moreover hybrid engines are also offered to provide better fuel consumption.
If you are a rich man ready to enjoy the joys brought by money, go grab one right now. It is not ultra luxurious like the Mercedes S Class but the A8 is a compromise between luxury and sportiness. You are in full size luxury sedan by all means but can accomplish speed and sportiness at the same moment.