The All-New 2019 Q8 Preview | Design, Driver Assistance Features, and Technology

2019 Audi Q8

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Are you looking for an exciting new way to spice up your drive? Consider the all-new 2019 Audi Q8. This brand new model offers enhanced drivability and state-of-the-art technology, as well as classic Audi qualities you love. Although the new 2019 Audi Q8 isn't available at our showroom yet, we have key information on this stellar SUV for curious minds. Continue reading to learn more. Please don't hesitate to reach out to Santa Monica Audi with your questions by calling (888) 904-7353.


The 2019 Audi Q8 is powered by a new 3.0L TFSI® V6 engine, which delivers 335 HP and 369 lb.-ft. of torque. It's paired with an 8-speed tiptronic® transmission for smooth shifting. Impressively, the 2019 Audi Q8 goes from 0 to 60 MPH in just 5.6 seconds. For precise handling, the Audi Q8 is equipped with quattro® all-wheel drive. Additional performance aspects you can expect include:

  • Electronic wheel-selective torque control
  • Adaptive damping suspension
  • Adaptive Chassis package available - includes adaptive air suspension and all-wheel steering


At first glance, you'll notice the brand new exterior design, which boasts modern sensibilities and advanced technology. But there's so much more in store for Q8 drivers. To celebrate the first year of the Audi Q8, drivers are offered a Year One package, which includes 22-in. Audi Sport 5-V-spoke start design anthracite wheels with all-season tires; a black optic exterior kit with roof rails and black Singleframe® grille; S-line bumpers, fender badges, and door sills; and red brake calipers. Additional design features include:

  • 20-in. 5-spoke wheels with all-season tires
  • Full LED headlights and taillights with dynamic signals
  • Full paint finish with alu-optic roof rails
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Leather seating surfaces and available leather dashboard
  • Seating for five passengers with sliding, split-folding 40/20/40 rear seatbacks and adjustable recline
  • Leading cargo capacity of 67.5 cu. ft.

Driver Assistance Features

While many Audi models include driver assist features to help aid your daily drive, the 2019 Audi Q8 goes above and beyond in this aspect. Driver assist features include:

2019 Audi Q8 Driver Assistance Features

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  • Audi adaptive cruise assist - This driver assist feature helps you maintain the distance to the vehicle in front of you.
  • Audi pre sense® 360 - Combining Audi pre sense® basic, front, rear, and side, the Audi pre sense® 360 system is an inclusive driver assistance system that helps you become more aware of your surroundings and prevent collisions from happening in the first place.
  • zFAS central driver assistance controller - This new technology scans and creates a digital picture of the Q8's environment to ensure the driver assist features offer peak performance in any situation.
  • Audi pre sense city - This feature scans the road for other vehicles and pedestrians at speeds of up to 52.8 MPH.


2018 Audi Q8 Technology

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  • Intuitive dual touchscreen displays - View more controls all at once with this one-of-a-kind feature.
  • Advanced sound system - Enjoy the breathtaking audio quality of the Bang & Olufsen® sound system.
  • Audi MMI® touch response - The days of screen tapping are in the past thanks to Audi MMI® touch response. This feature allows for haptic and acoustic feedback and gesture controls that command features like navigation, infotainment, telephone, and other settings. It also includes Google Earth capabilities.
  • Audi virtual cockpit - This system combines the new generation of Audi connect®. This includes connected navigation, 3D city models with 4G routing, and an industry-first integration of Yelp-curated review highlights.

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2019 Audi Q8

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