2022 Audi A8 L Facelift Launched in India
The 2022 Audi A8 L facelift has been officially launched in India. There are two variants available, the base Celebration variant is priced at INR 1.29 crore while the flagship Technology Edition has been priced at INR 1.57 crore. It costs INR 31 lac less than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, INR 11 lac less than the BMW 7 Series, and INR 62 lac less than the Lexus LS in Indian market.
The A8 L is the flagship sedan from Audi and in its latest iteration, emphasized on the luxury quotient inside while also getting sportier exterior updates. Audi India believes that the specific needs of flagship sedan buyers are evolving with changing times and that the A8 L is tailor-made to meet new-age demands. Speaking at the launch event, Audi India Head Balbir Singh Dhillon said:
“With the new Audi A8 L we are offering our discerning customers greater choice and wider personalization options as well. Lifestyle values such as time, space, and individual expression are key decision drivers today traditional strengths from performance- and safety to comfort and luxury remain important. The new Audi A8 L caters to all requirements and we are confident that this new flagship will continue to attract customers to the Audi family.”
The sportier Audi A8 L gets an imposing front grille with generous chrome work which is flanked by new Digital Matrix LED headlight units. Audi claims that while these head light units offer better illumination of the road ahead, these are also dazzle-free to ensure the lights don’t obstruct view of the oncoming traffic. And to up the style element, the head light units also get illuminated Audi logo with selectable animated projections for entry and exit.
The emphasis on new-age lighting schematics extends to the rear profile of the Audi A8 L with the model getting OLED tail lights with proximity detection and patterned illumination when the ‘Dynamic’ drive mode is engaged. The vehicle rides on new 5-spoke turbine design alloys done in Graphite Grey polish bringing a blend of sophistication as well as sporty character to the model’s visual appeal. There are 8 exterior color options to select from.