May 19, 2011

Audi S9 gets 520-horsepower engine

Big coupe Audi A9, which Audi intends to build on a platform of premium sedan A8 present three years later. While we are talking about the release only two-door version, but is rumored to have plans to Audi hence next Sportback. In addition, after appearing recently about the fact that Mercedes-Benz prepare convertible S-class, open version can be obtained Audi A9. Such a model may appear in 2015.

It is still unknown what kind of motor range will prepare for the new flagship of the Audi, but can be assumed that it will be extensive. Most likely, the basic engine for big coupe will be 211-horsepower three-liter V6, and top-end power plant wills an 8-cylinder 4-liter twin-turbo engine that develops 520 hp. Its most likely set to "charged" modification Audi S9.

It should be noted that Lamborghini considering the possibility of release a four-door model Estoque on the same platform.