Audi A8 vs. Rolls-Royce Dawn

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$44,346 - $48,587
$346,300

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.85 / 5
13 Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
333 hp
563 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0 TFSI 6 Cylinder 333 HP
6.6L Twin

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
41.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.2 in.
40.1 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
42.9 in.
36.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.1 in.
37.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.2 cu. ft.
9.2 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player

Navigation System

Navigation System

Passengers

Passengers
5
4

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Optional
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Tire Width

Tire Width
275

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
122.9 in.
122.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41.7 ft.
41.7 ft.

Length

Length
207.4 in.
208.5 in.

Width

Width
76.7 in.
76.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4464 .lbs
5644 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
333 hp
563 hp

Torque

Torque
325 ft. lbs.
605 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
12 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
21.7 gal.
21.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
10 - 15 mpg
6 - 9 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
12 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
18 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Night Vision

Night Vision
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Audi A8 L
Rolls-Royce Dawn

Body Style

Body Style
quattro LWB Sedan
Convertible

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Large Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
121.9 ft³.
100 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4464 lbs.
5644 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
14 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 mpg.
12 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
18 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-12

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
6.6 L/402

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
5.00

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
3.20

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
2.14

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.72

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.31

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
3.48

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.20
2.81

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.1
12.6

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
190
220

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
275/35YR21, P255/45HR19, P265/40HR20, P275/35YR21
P255/45YR20 - P255/50YR21

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
275/35YR21, P255/45HR19, P265/40HR20, P275/35YR21
P285/40YR20 - P285/45YR21

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
20 X 8.5 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.
20 X 9.5 - 21 X 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.
Aluminum, Carbon Fibre/Aluminum, Forged Aluminum

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Aluminum, Carbon Fibre/Aluminum, Forged Aluminum

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rack-Pinion

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
41.7 ft.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
4-Wheel Disc

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
4-Wheel

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41.7 ft.
Yes

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Yes

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
14.7 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
14.6 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
21.7 gal.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15 in.
40.1 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14 in.
41.5 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21.7 gal.
59 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.2 in.
37.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
36.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
59.1 in.
53.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.1 in.
122.5 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
42.9 in.
208.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
57.8 in.
76.7 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
122.9 in.
59.1 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
207.4 in.
63.7 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
76.7 in.
65.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.9 in.
9.2 ft³.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.7 in.
0.84

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.4 in.
0.67

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.2 ft³.
Dawn

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
Luxury High

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
Convertible

Model Group

Model Group
A8
6.6

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
DOHC

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
aluminum

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
12

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
4