Tag Archives: Audi S8

2016 802HP Audi S8 Talladega R By MTM

By : Kevin | 29 May 2016 2:22 pm | Audi, Cars

2016 802HP Audi S8 Talladega R By MTM In the midst of all the anniversaries and celebrations automakers have lined up for this year, it’s easy to forget that one model is actually celebrating an anniversary of its own in 2016. Audi has yet to make a big fuss about it, so let me do the honors. The Audi S8 is turning 20 years old this year. Yes, it was first introduced in 1996 as Audi’s answer to the growing…

Audi S8 Talladega S by MTM

By : Kevin | 6 Mar 2015 12:17 pm | Audi, Cars

To be presented in a world premiere at next week’s Geneva Motor Show, the Talladega S is a super-fast tuned version of the existing Audi S8, which usually makes use of a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine good for 520 PS (510 hp). MTM’s work managed to improve upon that and squeeze 802 PS (791 hp) and 945 Nm (697 lb-ft out of the same engine. This means a 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint in 3.1 sec, 0 to…

Audi S8 Talladega by MTM

By : Kevin | 27 Nov 2014 6:20 pm | Audi, Cars

The Ingolstadt-based manufacturer is pretty content with its Audi S8; it has reasons to be. Audi has no plans for a future RS8 that we know of, but German tuner MTM has decided tnot to wait any longer and developed the S8 Talladega, which might as well be the RS8. In stock form, the S8’s 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine develops 520 PS (510 hp), but after MTM’s hardware and software mods, the eight-cylinder lump gains 240PS (237hp). I guess a…

Audi S8 by ABT

By : Kevin | 27 Oct 2014 6:00 pm | Audi, Cars

ABT Sportsline have come up with an update for its power package, developed for the 2014 Audi S8 facelift. The first package was capable to increase the output of the V8 4.0-liter twin-turbo engine by 120 HP (88 kW) & 130 Nm (96 lb-ft), to a total of 640 HP (471 kW) & 780 Nm (575 lb-ft); but now, there’s more. The pdated package will enable the engin to develop 675 HP (496 kW) & 840 Nm (619 lb-ft). Incredible!…

Audi S8 By ABT

By : Kevin | 9 May 2014 6:02 pm | Audi, Cars

The team at ABT Sportsline have been working on a new treat, for us petrol-heads. They’ve just revealed a new power kit for the latest generation of Audi S8, which increases the output of the luxurious sedan to 640 hp/471 kW and 780 Nm of torque – 120 hp/89 kW and 130 Nm of torque more than the stock model. The best of news is that the tuner has also removed the electronic speed limiter. As a result, top speed…

Audi S8 by MTM

By : Kevin | 18 Sep 2013 12:00 pm | Audi, Cars

There’s no comparison to Audi when it comes to combining style, good looks and performance. Sure, you could say that about other brands and state that every one is unique in its own way; might be true to some extent, but I could easily compare and spot out the differences. Who knows, one of these days I might even come up with a graphic one of these days – note to self. In the mean while, I’m here to talk…