2019 Audi RS Q8 to Launch Soon; Everything You need to Know

The Audi RS Q8 looks meaner and could use the 4.0L Twin-Turbo V8 engine. Know more about the Audi RS Q8 here.

The Audi RS Q8 looks meaner and could use the 4.0L Twin-Turbo V8 engine. Know more about the Audi RS Q8 here.

Contents of this post-

  • Audi RS Q8 Overview
  • Audi RS Q8 Design
  • 2019 Audi RS Q8 Engine
  • 2019 Audi RS Q8 Launch Date in India
  • Audi Q8 Ex-Showroom Price in India
2019 Audi RS Q8
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Audi RS Q8 Overview

You all might be waiting to hear the big news, am I right? The Audi had already planned to launch six of its new RS models by the end of 2019. Moreover they recently took the wraps off the RS6 Avant that is also slated for its official debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

Audi RS Q8 Design


The RS Q8 takes it to a whole new era now. The front of the car continues to come with a large hexagonal grille and also gets new honeycomb mesh detailing inside the grille, that’s pretty cool! Moreover, now the grille is flanked by the LED headlamps from the Q8. However, the bumper has been completely redesigned and it now features air dams large enough to fit your face in it. They are also much sharper and more amazing than before.

Nothing has changed much from the side. But the SUV sits much closer to the ground now. The newly designed alloy wheels looks stunning and it also allow a sneak on the hot red brake callipers insid.

Now from the rear, the RS Q8 gets a reprofiled bumper with a diffuser and dual-exhaust tips. Read more here by CarBlog.

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The interior could has been garnished in trims of alcantara upholstery and carbon fiber. Moreover, you can also expect the presence of Recaro seats in the upcoming RS Q8. Also, you can expect many new cool features from this car such as auto-park assist, better sound-experience, etc.

Audi RS Q8 2019 Engine

Now we should talk about what’s actually under the hood of this beautiful RS Q8. The rumors are that the RS Q8 could use the 4.0-litre twin turbo V8 engine from the Lamborghini Urus. However, it will produce power of something around 600 bhp and would also come with a 48V mild-hybrid system for additional torque boost. However, to put down all that power on the ground well, the RS Q8 might certainly have Audi’s Quattro system.

2019 Audi RS Q8 Launch Date in India

We’re not sure about if the Audi RS Q8 is likely to make it to our shores here in India. However, the Audi will launch the standard Q8 here in India which is expected to be by the end of this year or latest by Jan 2020.

2019 Audi Q8 Price in India

The 2019 Audi Q8 would compete against the likes of the BMW X7 and the Mercedes GLE. Moreover, the Q8 would apporximately cost you around Rs. 90Lakhs in India.


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