- The 2014 Audi A8 L TDI starts at $83,395, reflecting a $4,000 premium over the base 2013 Audi A8 L 3.0 TFSI.
- The 2014 Audi A8 L TDI arrives in U.S. showrooms in the spring.
- The A8 L TDI will be available in the long-wheelbase version only, said Audi of America.
Audi's 2013 A8 L 3.0 TFSI starts at $79,395, including shipping. Pricing on the A8 L TDI positions the model squarely in the A8 L pack. The 2013 Audi A8 L 4.0 TFSI starts at $88,095, including shipping.
The 2014 Audi A8 L TDI undercuts the 2013 Mercedes-Benz S350 Bluetec by $10,510. The S350 Bluetec starts at $93,905, including a $905 destination charge.
The 2014 Audi A8 L TDI arrives in U.S. showrooms in the spring.
Available only in the long-wheelbase version, Audi estimates that the A8 L TDI will deliver 24 mpg in city driving and 36 mpg on the highway.
Engine options on the A8 L TDI are limited to a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 engine rated at 240 horsepower. It sprints from zero to 60 mph in 6.4 seconds.
Edmunds says: The 2014 Audi A8 L TDI fleshes out the ever-expanding A8 lineup with an attractive price against some of its key German competition.