few days ago my colleague Mario told us details about the new Range Rover Sentinel. Today we are here to speak of another armored car, in this case, a Audi A8 . In the long wheelbase version and surname Security , the representation of Audi sedan also renews its armor. Now it has managed to standardize the protection standard VR9 , the highest protection for civilians in vehicles . Before homologaba standard VR7 , but now is one of the cars with more protection for sale.
Do not miss our thorough review of the Audi A8 L Security, rolling the panic room.
This Audi A8 L can withstand direct hits from bullets of 7.62 × 51 mm in their glass surfaces and explosions of several kilos of dynamite in the basement . Is ultimately a mobile fortress with other protection mechanisms such as strobe lights, run-flat tires or doors with selective blocking. It also has a system of communication with the outside, fire extinguishing systems or emergency oxygen system that can give fresh air to the occupants.
The car has a relatively lightweight, despite its enormous shield is capable of carrying 600 kilos of passengers and baggage. How could it be otherwise, is only available with the more powerful engines of the range and AWD: A 4.0 V8 TFSI with 435 hp and 600 Nm of torque, and a powerful 6.0 W12 FSI 500 hp and 625 Nm of torque . Its top speed is limited to 210 km / h, limited by the run-flat tires. Deliveries begin in April next year.
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