The updated sedan 2018-2019 Audi A8, presented by the summer of , has got a modification, calculated on a narrow range of buyers. The German manufacturer has started receiving orders for luxury armored car built on the basis of the vehicle with a long wheelbase. A8 L Security barely distinguishable from a simple version. Sedan has a slightly modified form of the headlights, grille and exhaust pipes.
The new center is officially certified by the German ballistic tests in Munich, has assigned the vehicle protection class VR 7. In some places sedan armor corresponds to the class VR 9 and even VR 10. 2018-2019 Audi A8 L Security withstand firing from automatic weapons and grenade explosions. In manufacture the high-strength steel, aramid fabric, ceramics, special aluminum alloys and laminated glass. The fuel tank and battery are protected further. The list of standard equipment came from the intercom speaker in the radiator grille and the tire dimension 255 / 70R19, capable of providing the vehicle is moving at speeds up to 80 kilometers per hour at its damage.
More higher degree of security ensures additional equipment. For example, a door, shoot from the body with the help of squibs, to help in the evacuation of the seriously damaged car. Fire extinguishing system to cope with the fire in the engine compartment, and her the strength to knock down the fire in the wheel arches and protect against fire the fuel tank. For a surcharge, a system supplying clean air into the cabin through the vents the air conditioner. The device is provided with a pair of cartridges to air, which is enough until the car leaves the danger zone with a toxic gas. It remains to add here strobe lights, a siren and flashing beacons.
2018-2019 Audi A8 L Security is equipped with motors V8 TFSI and W12 FSI. The first with a working volume of 4 liters develops power 435 horsepower and torque of 600 Nm between 1500 – 5000 rpm. Heavy sedan with four-wheel drive accelerates from zero to hundred kilometers per hour in 7.5 seconds and consumes on the combined cycle of about 11 liters of gasoline per 100 kilometers distance. The second power unit, devoid of turbocharging, has a volume of 6.3 liters. Kickback is 500 horsepower and 625 Newton-meters. Armored sedan with this engine under the hood is gaining hundred in 7.1 seconds and accelerates to 210 kilometers. In tandem with both motors running 8-speed automatic transmission.
The sedan with a V8 is equipped with LED lights, at A8 L Security quattro atmospheric W12 engine installed even more sophisticated matrix LED headlights. Inside, the luxurious armored car has Bose speakers with surround sound, TV tuner, air ionizer, entertainment system with intelligent navigation and Wi-Fi access point.