The German based automaker Audi has recently announced the official starting prices for the 2012 S7 Sportback and 2012 S8 in the United Kingdom, where the first one has been set at 61, 995 GBP while the latter costs 77, 900 GBP.
According to the car manufacturer, the 2012 Audi S7 Sportback is powered by a 4.0 liter twin turbo V8 engine, which is developing a total output of 420 PS and it has a peak torque of 550 Nm (405 lb-ft). The unit has been detuned to make room for the RS version and the fuel consumption has dropped by 25 percent, while the CO2 emissions stop at 235 g/km. The model can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.7 seconds before hitting an electronically limited top speed of 250 km (155 mph). The 2012 S7 Sportback is coming with leather upholstery, xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights, MMI, a seven-speed S Tronic transmission and 19-inch alloy wheels as standard.
Besides the new S7 Sportback, Audi has also introduced the new S8 in the United Kingdom too, and the luxurious model is powered by a 4.0 liter twin turbo engine, which is generating a total output of 520 PS and 650 Nm of torque (459 lb-ft). the model can accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 4.2 seconds before hitting the same 155 mph (250 km/h) electronically limited top speed. Power is being sent to the Quattro all-wheel drive system through an eight-speed tiptronic transmission.