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2012 Audi A8L 2012 BMW 7 Series (127D) 4dr Sdn 750i xDrive AWD 2012 Mercedes-Benz S-Class (S550V4) 4dr Sdn 4.6L V8 4MATIC
$84,700 $87,300 $97,500
Core Features
4.2 FSI with 8-speed tiptronic automatic transmission with quattro 372 HP @ 6800 RPM 328 lb-ft @ 3500 RPM 8-speed / Automatic 4.4L V8 Twin-turbo AWD 6-speed Automatic 400 hp @ 5500 RPM 450 ft-lbs. @ 1750 RPM 6-speed / Automatic V8 4.6L 32-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine 429 HP @5250 RPM 328 lb-ft @ 3500 RPM Automatic with Tiptronic
Fuel Economy
Combined: 21 MPG Combined: 17 MPG Combined: 19 MPG
Wheelbase: 122.9 in Length, Overall: 207.4 in Width, Max, w/o mirrors: 76.7 in Height, Overall: 57.9 in Trunk Volume 13.2 cu ft Wheelbase: 199.8 in Length, Overall: 193.1 in Width, Max w/o mirrors: 74.9 in Height, Overall: 58.3 in Trunk Volume 14 cu ft Wheelbase: 124.6 in Length, Overall: 206.5 in Width, including mirrors: 73.7 in Height, Overall: 58.0 in Trunk Volume 16.4 cu ft
Standard Audi xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running lights -The distinctive Audi xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running lights and high-intensity headlights improve visibility while using half of the energy of conventional bulbs. Leather-wrapped, four-spoke, multifunction steering wheel with shift paddles -The leather-wrapped, four-spoke, multifunction steering wheel includes shift paddles for quick gear changes and easy access to the Driver Information System (DIS), radio and CD track selection, and audio volume control. BOSE® Surround Sound System The customized, fourteen-speaker, 630-watt sound system includes 2nd generation AudioPilot® noise compensation feature, which adjusts volume in response to unwanted road noise. Audi MMI® Navigation plus with voice control system -MMI® Navigation plus features an 8"" high-resolution full-color LCD screen with voice control for navigation and telephone functions. The revolutionary touchpad interprets handwritten inputs, while dedicated radio preset buttons can be programmed for commonly used stations. Also includes a 3-month trial subscription to both SiriusXM Satellite Radio and SiriusXM Traffic, and 3D topography graphics that include the buildings in many cities and the crystal clear digital AM and FM sound of HD Radio™ Technology with over 1,000 new stations. Audi drive select -Exclusive to Audi, Audi Drive Select provides advanced control of the vehicle's adaptive suspension, dynamic steering, transmission shift characteristics and engine response.With hundreds distinct driving configurations, drivers can choose from Comfort, Auto, Dynamic or Individual drive characteristics." Standard -HID headlights -Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel -Entertainment System withPremium Sound System, CD Changer/Player, Satellite HD Radio, Hard Disk Drive Media Storage -Navigation System Standard -HID headlights -Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel -Entertainment System withPremium Sound System, CD Changer/Player, Satellite HD Radio, Hard Disk Drive Media Storage -Navigation System
Warranty and Maintenance
Basic: 4 years/50,000 miles Drivetrain: 4 years/50,000 miles Corrosion: 12 years/Unlimited miles Roadside Assistance: 4 years/Unlimited miles Maintenance: 1 year/5,000 miles (no charge on first scheduled maintenance) Basic: 4 yr./ 50000 mi. Drivetrain: 4 yr./ 50000 mi. Free Maintenance: 4 yr./ 50000 mi. Basic: 4 years/50,000 miles Drivetrain: 4 years/50,000 miles Corrosion: 4 years/50,000 miles Roadside Assistance: Unlimited years/Unlimited miles
Curb Weight
4453 lbs 4475 lbs 4609 lbs
quattro permanent all-wheel drive system utilizing Audi drive select Twin-turbo AWD N/A
Headlights and Taillights
Standard Adaptive xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running lights LED tailights Standard HID Headlights Daytime Running Lights Cornering lights Front fog/driving lights Self-leveling headlights Standard Auto-On Headlights Daytime Running Lights
Front and Rear Seats
Standard Power Driver Seat Power Passenger Seat Pass-Through Rear Seat Leather Seats Bucket Seats Heated Driver Seat Heated Passenger Seat Driver Lumbar Passenger Lumbar Seat Memory Heated Rear Seat Cooled Driver Seat Cooled Passenger Seat Standard Leather Seats Bucket Seats Heated Driver Seat Heated Passenger Seat Driver Lumbar Passenger Lumbar Seat Memory Heated Rear Seat Cooled Driver Seat Cooled Passenger Seat Standard Power Driver Seat Power Passenger Seat Leather Seats Bucket Seats Heated Driver Seat Heated Passenger Seat Driver Lumbar Passenger Lumbar Seat Memory Heated Rear Seat Cooled Driver Seat Cooled Passenger Seat Cooled Rear Seat
Power tailgate
Nav System
Standard MMI® touchpad in the center console interprets handwritten inputs Advanced voice recognition system Real-time traffic NVIDA graphics processor 40GB hard drive 3D topography and mapping Favorite/recent destinations 8"" console screen with 7"" DIS screen 3-month trial subscription to SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Traffic Standard Destination guidance (also Turn-by-Turn Navigation)* Hard drive based display w/voice activation and directions navigation system Standard 7 high-resolution color -LCD display COMAND with central controller Navigation route guidance In-dash 6-disc DVD/CD changer Optional Enhanced Voice Control (EVC) 40GB hard drive Displays gas stations, ATMs and Mercedes-Benz dealerships along your route
Media and navigation touchpad interface
Audi Connect with Google Point Of Interest search, Google Voice recognition, news feeds, weather information, real-time gas prices, and WiFi hotspot capability. N/A Navigational Aid
Google Earth navigation
Stardard MMI navigation plus with Google Earth and Real Time Traffic information N/A Vehicle Location System
Wi-Fi mobile hotspot
N/A N/A Telematics
Audio System
Standard 6 disc CD changer AM/FM stereo single CD player and 6.5"" MMI Screen Integrated six-channel amplifier for Audi Sound with 180 watts power output SIRIUS® Satellite Radio -inc: 3-month subscription Audi music interface with iPod®/iPhone® integration Bluetooth interface USB flash drive or conventional auxillary audio input connectivity supported Speech dialogue system Optional Audi music interface w/iPod® cable 20GB Jukebox Bluetooth mobile phone preparation & voice control system for audio system & navigation Diversified body-color antenna in rear window MMI® system: AM/FM stereo w/radio data system (RDS), 7"" retractable backlit color touch display BOSE® premium 630 watts, 14-speaker sound system - inc: surround sound, AudioPilot® Bang & Olufsen® Advanced Sound System Dual amplifiers with total of 1,300 watts over 15 speakers, Digital Signal Processing (DSP), ICEpower® digital amplification, two console-mounted acoustic lenses Standard 16 total speakers 600 watts stereo output AM/FM in-dash single CD/DVD with CD MP3 Playback stereo Adjustable speed sensitive volume control Auxiliary audio input and iPod/iPhone integration 2 subwoofer(s) 7.1 surround audio (discrete) Radio data system USB connection Standard Harman/Kardon HD AM/FM radio with 600 watts, speed sensitive volume, 15-speaker LOGIC7® surround system, 6 CD changer, SiriusXM satellite radio Standard
Standard Driver and front passenger head airbag Sideguard head curtain airbags for both rows of seats Driver and front passenger knee airbags Dirver and front passenger thorax side airbags Optional Rear-passenger thorax side airbags Standard Front and rear head airbags Dual front side-mounted airbags Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation Airbag Deployment Notification* Standard Driver airbag Front passenger airbag Front row side airbag Side head curtain airbag Passenger airbag cutoff switch/sensor
Blind spot indication
Standard Audi Pre Sense Rear: When a collision scenario is detected from the rear with Audi Pre Sense Rear, seats and head restraints are adjusted for maximum safety and support. Optional Audi Side Assist helps monitor your blind spot areas and alerts you to vehiles you may not otherwise see. Optional Emergency braking assist Night Vision w/Pedestrian Detection Standard Attention Assist: Continuously monitors different parameters of driving behavior, and can automatically alert the driver with both visual and audible warnings if it detects signs of drowsiness on long trips. Optional Active Blind Spot Assist: Can alert you to some unseen vehicles in the next lane. If radar sensors in the rear bumper detect a vehicle in the blind spot area to either side, an indicator lights up in the appropriate side mirror. If you activate a turn signal while a vehicle is detected, a warning sounds. And if you disregard the alerts and begin changing lanes, advanced active technology can apply the brake to a single rear wheel, to help guide the car back into its lane.
Head-up display
Optional Head Up Display Optional Head Up Display N/A
Night vision assistance
Optional Night Vision with pedestrian detection, dual-stage display, auditory and visual warnings Optional Night vision with Pedestrian Detection Optional Night View Assist Plus w/ pedestrian detection
Driver assistance systems
Standard Servotronic® speed-sensitive power steering - varies assistance based on vehicle speed Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR) Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (EBD) Audi hill hold assist Electronic Stabilization Control (ESC) Electronic cruise control Audi parking system plus with rear view camera (includes front and rear parking sensors) Optional Adaptive cruise control, Audi side assist Audi pre sense plus Head Up Display Night Vision with pedestrian detection Dual-stage display, auditory and visual warnings; full LED headlights Audi braking guard that includes four phases of assisted braking At Additional Costs Vehicle Collision Notification Airbag Deployment Notification Emergency Service Roadside Assistance Sent-to Navigation Function Stolen Vehicle Tracking/Assistance Remote Door Unlock Customer Relations/Vehicle Information Dealer Service Contact Vehicle Diagnostics Hands-Free Calling Concierge Service Destination Download Fuel/Price Finder Concierge Service Destination Download Fuel/Price Finder Destination Guidance (also Turn-by-Turn Navigation) Traffic Information Weather Information Standard Attention Assist Speed-sensitive power rack & pinion steering AIRMATIC semi-active air suspension w/adaptive damping system (ADS II) 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/brake assist Electronic stability program (ESP) Electrionic cruise control PRE-SAFE collision preparedness system Optional Distronic cruise control Parktronic w/ parking guidance Active blind spot assist Active lane keeping assist