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Facelifted Audi S8 gets modified by ABT

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Facelifted Audi S8 gets modified by ABT

The aftermarket specialists at ABT Sportsline have recently created a new upgrade package, this time aimed towards the facelifted version of the Audi S8.

Audi S8 owners, who are looking to personalize their rides, have come to the right place because the famous tuning company called ABT Sportsline is offering just that. According to the guys at ABT, the facelifted version of the Audi S8 has received an electronic lowering module, which is helping reduce the ride height by approximately 25 mm, a stainless steel four-tailpipe exhaust system and a choice of 20- and 21-inch alloy wheels, amongst others.

But changes made to the facelifted version of the Audi S8 will not stop here because ABT Sportsline is also offering a power boost, to the 4.0 liter V8 engine. The twin turbocharged eight-cylinder unit is now producing an extra 120 HP (88 kW) and 130 Nm (96 lb-ft) of torque, which basically means a total of 640 HP (471 kW) and 780 Nm (575 lb-ft) of torque. The 0 to 100 km/h sprint time hasn’t been announced, but the top speed has increased to 280 km/h (174 mph). No pricing details have been released either.

by Cristian Gnaticov (my Google+) - Friday, May 9th, 2014 - filed under Audi, News, Tuners. Image credit: .
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