Elegant is the word to describe the A8. The A8's features a short front overhang, a low hood-line and a high, powerful tail. The shoulder line rises to the rear, creating the impression of a crouched beast ready to spring. The A8 is expressive in an understated Audi way and people will know you know business when you fill their mirrors. The front end of the A8 4.2 sports Audi's traditional dual horizontal grilles with flush-fitted headlamps. Projector-beam fog lights sit below the well-integrated front bumper.
Nearly 17 feet in length, the A8 L is long car and has a long-wheelbase. Its wheelbase stretches 121.1 inches. A longer wheelbase offers more passenger room and increased stability at speed. The Audi is slightly wide too. Its rear doors are long, allowing easy access to the rear seat.