The all-new 2021 Audi RS Q8 SUV is ready to conquer the market with its aggressive styling and powerful engine. This high-performance RS model shares the same MLB platform with the latest Lamborghini Urus SUV. Also, both models will provide almost the same amount of horses.
As you may have already known, this SUV is the brand’s first RS-badged. It hosts plenty of techs inside and it looks more sporty than the standard model. Besides that, there are plenty of premium materials and the manufacturer added more safety to stay competitive.
2021 Audi RS Q8 Exterior Looks Incredible
The exterior design of the latest 2021 Audi RS Q8 is more sporty than on the base model. Every inch is cleaver designed and thanks to that, this model is one of the aggressive-looking SUVs on the market right now. However, we also like the Lamborghini Urus design and is not easy to say, which one wears better styling. From the first images, the new 2021 Audi RS Q8 comes in green color that looks great on it. Front fascia dominates thanks to the radiator grille in RS design. Besides that, if we compare headlights with the base model, the RS delivers more shaped and better-looking lines.
On the side profile, the manufacturer used a large 10-spoke aluminum 22-inch wheels. We also like the rear end that provides the same aggressiveness as the front thanks to the roof edge spoiler and sporty bumper.
Cabin Offers More Premium Materials Than the Base One
The same cabin layout of the new 2021 Audi RS Q8 can be also seen in the base Q8. However, RS Q8 will host more techs and premium materials. This model offers two rows of seats and enough rooms inside for five occupants. On top of that, it provides maximum comfort thanks to Valcona leather seats with a honeycomb pattern. The first impression inside is very positive and most of the attention takes three large screens.
Audi`s virtual cockpit that will use MMI technology is also present. This system is handy and it gives all information such as output, g-forces, temperature, torque, and tire pressure.
The all-new 2021 Audi RS Q8 is one of the safest SUVs on the road. This model comes with a vast list of standard equipment. Some of them are stability control, electromechanical active roll stabilization (EAWS) ideal on cornering at high speeds, adaptive air suspension system, ceramic brakes, and much more.
Biturbo V8 TFSI Engine
The latest 2021 Audi RS Q8 is the SUV that will be powered with the same engine that is under the RS7 sedan. This means that the new RS Q8 will come with a 4.0-liter Biturbo V8 TFSI engine that delivers the same output amount as the Urus. This model delivers up to 600 hp (441 kW) and it uses eight-speed Tiptronic transmission and all-wheel-drive system (Quattro) as standard. Thanks to its high torque of 800 nm, the new model can run from 0 to 62 mph in just 3.8 seconds. The top speed is 305 kph or (189 mph).
2021 Audi RS Q8 Release Date and Price
The latest high-performance SUV 2021 Audi RS Q8 will provide meaner design than the Q8 standard version. According to officials, this model will be available to purchase in the U.S. market later this year. Besides aggressive styling, this model hosts more premium features inside than the base ones. Also, it deploys a more powerful engine that delivers 600 hp.
On top of that, this SUV is one of the quickest and it can accelerate to 63 mph in just 3,8 sec. In the same segment is Lamborghini Urus that beats this model with a timing of 3.2 seconds. However, pricing has not been declared yet, but expect it to be above the $140,000.