2008 Audi S4

2008 Audi S4 Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$48,610 - $57,975

Original MSRP:
$45,207 - $53,917

NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS
Overall Safety Rating

Frontal crash ratings:
Driver: *  *  *  *  Passenger: *  *  *  * 

Side crash ratings:
Driver: *  *  *  *  *  Rear Passenger: *  *  *  * 

Results based on a 35 MPH frontal crash and 38.5 MPH side crash. Results are reported in a range of one to five stars, with five stars indicating the best crash protection for vehicles within the same weight class. This test used driver and passenger belts and airbags.
See all Safety Rating Results
2008 Audi S4 Review
The 2008 Audi S4 is available in 6 trims ranging from the Sport Sedan to the Cabriolet with Tiptronic. The Audi S4 is a 2- or 4-door, 5-passenger luxury convertible, sedan, or wagon. The Audi S4 Sport Sedan has a customary 4.2-liter, V8, 340-hp engine and a 6-speed manual transmission. The Cabriolet with Tiptronic comes with a customary 4.2-liter, V8, 340-hp engine and a 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive. The 2008 Audi S4 carries a 50,000mi/48 month basic warranty.

Normal features that come on the Audi S4 Tiptronic trims (which may be normal or optional on other trims) include -front/rear power outlets, multiple protective airbags, emergency fuel shutoff, trunk anti-trap, ABS brakes, AWD, traction/stability control, alloy wheels, full-size spare tire, stereo with CD player/changer, steering wheel mounted controls, keyless entry, remote controls, remote releases, vehicle anti-theft, radio anti-theft, full power accessories, vehicle anti-lockout, power decklid, heated washer system, tinted glass, memory/folding/heated/power adjustable exterior mirrors, illuminated vanity mirrors, heated exterior door locks, dual automatic climate controls, air filter, rear HVAC, cruise control, trip computer, outside temperature gauge, leather steering wheel, tilt steering column, driver/passenger multi-adjustable power seats, power lumbar support, front heated seats, multiple storage compartments, fog lights and headlight washers.

Optional premium upgrades include an electronic parking aid, a navigation aid, a universal garage door opener, rain sensing wipers, metallic paint, compass, front power memory seats, automatic headlights, windshield wiper activated headlights and genuine wood trim.

The 2008 Audi S4 is carried over from 2007 and has a base starting price of $48,610.
Warranty Information
Basic: 4 Years/50,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
2008 Audi S4 N/A

2008 Audi S4 Models & Prices

2008 Audi S4 BASE
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn Man $48,610 $45,207 $737 / Month*
5dr Avant Wgn Man $49,610 $46,137 $752 / Month*
4dr Sdn Auto $49,710 $46,232 $753 / Month*
5dr Avant Wgn Auto $50,710 $47,162 $769 / Month*
2dr Cabriolet Man $56,775 $52,801 $860 / Month*
2dr Cabriolet Auto $57,975 $53,917 $879 / Month*

2008 Audi S4 Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
BASE
(1) rear fog light
4-position intermittent windshield wipers w/heated washer nozzles
Auto-Blink feature blinks turn signal 3 times when lever shortly pushed up/down
Bi-xenon headlights-inc: automatic self-leveling, retractable headlight washers
Dual front fog lights
Dual pwr heated mirrors w/RH convex
Fully automatic pwr convertible acoustic soft top w/heated glass rear window
Programmable daytime running lights
Pwr glass sunroof w/slide-&-tilt functions, pinch protection
Single-frame front grille design
INTERIOR Features
BASE
(2) rear adjustable headrests
(4) assist handles w/slow retraction feature
(4) cargo area tie-down eyelets w/luggage net
(4) trunk tie-down eyelets w/luggage net
12-way heated pwr sport front bucket seats-inc: 4-way pwr lumbar, adjustable headrests
3-spoke leather-wrapped multi-function sport steering wheel w/audio controls
3-spoke leather-wrapped multi-function sport steering wheel w/shift paddles, audio controls
3-spoke leather-wrapped sport steering wheel
3-spoke leather-wrapped sport steering wheel w/shift paddles
3rd middle visor above rearview mirror
60/40 split-fold rear seat-inc: individual locks, (2) adjustable headrests
8-color driver info display center-inc: active auto check system, outside temp gauge, 5-function trip computer, speed warning device, display for open door/decklid
8-color driver info display center-inc: active auto check system, outside temp gauge, 5-function trip computer, speed warning device, display for open door/trunk
Aluminum pedals
AM/FM stereo w/in-dash 6-disc CD changer-inc: MP3 capability, radio data system (RDS), graduated audio level adjustment (GALA), Bluetooth
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system-inc: theft-deterrent light, backup horn, tilt sensor, auto-on when vehicle locked
Backlit instrumentation-inc: coolant temp, tachometer, electric speedometer
Brushed aluminum interior trim
CAN network-inc: (3) fully functional circuits (infotainment, comfort, powertrain)
Concealed antenna system
Cruise control
Driver info display w/digital trip odometer, service interval indicator
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors
Dual zone automatic climate control system-inc: (7) temp sensors, sun & pressure sensor, activated charcoal/electrostatic filters
Fold down rear center armrest-inc: (2) cupholders
Front seatback map net pockets
Front/rear floor mats w/fastening mechanism
Full center console-inc: front/rear ashtrays w/pwr outlet & lighter, (2) auxiliary pwr outlets, climate controls, folding height adjustable front center armrest w/storage, (2) adjustable cupholders
Illuminated lighter, ashtray, glovebox, cargo area
Immobilizer III transponder system
Interior lights in front/rear headliner w/courtesy delay, fade-in/fade-out, auto-on
Leather-wrapped shift boot & hand brake lever
Leather-wrapped shift knob & hand brake lever
Protective door sill trim
Protective door sill trim w/S4 logo
Pwr central locking system-inc: windows convenience open/close feature, selective unlocking, decklid/fuel filler door locks
Pwr central locking system-inc: windows convenience open/close feature, selective unlocking, trunk/fuel filler door locks
Pwr central locking system-inc: windows convenience open/close feature, selective unlocking, trunk/fuel filler door locks, convertible top controls
Pwr windows-inc: pinch protection, front/rear 1-touch down/1-touch up, pwr retention, automatic lowering when either front door opens
Pwr windows-inc: pinch protection, front/rear 1-touch down/1-touch up, pwr retention, driver door master control switch
Rear window defogger w/timer
Remote decklid release on driver door w/"soft touch" feature
Remote fuel lid release
Remote fuel lid release on driver door
Remote locking-inc: extended range, rolling code, selective unlock, remote decklid release, panic function, alarm, integrated in folding key
Remote locking-inc: extended range, rolling code, selective unlock, remote trunk release, panic function, alarm, integrated in folding key
Remote trunk release on driver door w/"soft touch" feature
Roof antenna for GPS, telephone
Silk Nappa leather seating upholstery-inc: door inserts, front/rear armrests
Sirius satellite radio
Ski sack
Storage tray under front seats
Tilt/telescopic steering column
Tire pressure monitoring system
Valet key
White/red illuminated instruments w/automatic brightness control
MECHANICAL Features
BASE
18" x 8" 7-arm cast alloy wheels
190-amp alternator
4-link front sport suspension-inc: upper/lower control arm, coil springs
4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
4.2L DOHC SEFI V8 engine w/2-stage variable intake valve timing
6-speed "Tiptronic" automatic transmission-inc: dynamic shift programming (DSP), hill detection capability
6-speed manual transmission-inc: synchronized reverse gear, dual-mass flywheel
95-amp/hr battery
Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
Front/rear electronic differential locks (EDL)
Front/rear gas shock absorbers
Front/rear stabilizer bars
Full-size spare tire w/matching alloy wheel
P235/40YR18 high performance tires
P235/40ZR18 high performance tires
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes
Pwr 4-wheel vented disc brakes
quattro permanent all-wheel drive system
Servotronic speed-sensitive close-ratio pwr rack & pinion steering
Tool kit in spare wheel well
Torsen torque sensing center differential w/40-60 torque split
Torsen torque sensing center differential w/50-50 torque split
Trapezoidal link independent rear sport suspension w/coil springs
SAFETY Features
BASE
Active rollover protection system
Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off
Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
Front 3-point seat belts-inc: automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
Front 3-point seat belts-inc: height adjustment, automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
Improved rear crash performance
Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
Rear child safety door locks
Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
Side intrusion beams
SIDEGUARD inflatable curtain airbags
Strengthened B-pillars for increased side crash performance

2008 Audi S4 Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS Options
BASE
4-SPOKE MULTI-FUNCTION WOOD & LEATHER STEERING WHEEL -inc: matching wood shift knob (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg & 5TZ Gray Birch Interior Trim)
AUDI DVD NAVIGATION PLUS -inc: color map-based navigation screen, 6-disc CD changer in glove box (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg) (N/A w/UF1 iPod Glove Box Interface)
AUDI DVD NAVIGATION PLUS -inc: iPod interface, color map-based navigation screen (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg) (N/A w/UF1 iPod Glove Box Interface)
CARBON FIBER INTERIOR TRIM (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg)
CARBON FIBER INTERIOR TRIM (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg) (N/A w/PHL 4-Spoke Multi-Function Wood & Leather Steering Wheel)
CONVENIENCE PKG -inc: HomeLink, rain & light sensor w/"Coming Home" feature, auto-dimming rearview mirror w/compass, auto-dimming exterior mirrors, 18" quattro GmbH (7) double spoke wheels w/summer tires, Bose premium sound w/AudioPilot, driver seat memory, exterior mirror memory, adaptive front lighting system, Bluetooth phone prep
CONVENIENCE PKG -inc: HomeLink, rain & light sensors w/"Coming Home" feature, auto-dimming exterior mirrors, auto-dimming rearview mirror w/compass, 18" quattro GmbH (7) double spoke wheels w/summer tires, driver seat memory, exterior mirror memory, Bose premium sound w/AudioPilot, adaptive front lighting
EXTERIOR SPORT PKG -inc: front bumper w/carbon fiber front lip spoiler, rear bumper w/side scoops & integrated diffuser surrounding quad exhaust pipes, carbon fiber rear trunk lid spoiler, (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg) *Deletes Front Fog Lights* *Affects Color Availability*
GRAY BIRCH INTERIOR TRIM (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg)
HEATED FRONT/REAR SEATS (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg)
HEATED REAR SEATS (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg)
IPOD GLOVE BOX INTERFACE (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg) (N/A w/PNZ or PND Audi Navigation Plus)
MANUAL REAR SIDE WINDOW SUNSHADES
PWR REAR & MANUAL SIDE WINDOW SUNSHADES (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg)
REAR PARKTRONIC (REQ: PPX Convenience Pkg)
REAR SEAT-MOUNTED SIDE-IMPACT AIRBAGS
EMISSIONS Options
BASE
CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS
FEDERAL EMISSIONS
NORTHEAST EMISSIONS -inc: NY, ME, VT, MA, RI, CT & NH states
GAS GUZZLER TAX Options
BASE
GAS GUZZLER TAX
PAINT TYPE Options
BASE
EXTRA COST PAINT
PREMIUM COST PAINT
STANDARD PAINT (STD)
REQUIRED OPTION Options
BASE
FRONT GRILLE FILLER PANEL *For vehicles ordered in states that do not require front license plates*
FRONT LICENSE PLATE HOLDER *For vehicles ordered in states that require front license plates*
SEAT TRIM Options
BASE
LEATHER/ALCANTARA SEATING SURFACES
PREMIUM LEATHER SEATING SURFACES (STD)
SILK NAPPA LEATHER SEATING SURFACES (STD)

2008 Audi S4 Technical Specifications

Brakes
BASE
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x 1.18
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 0.87
Cargo Area Dimensions
BASE
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft 59.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft 27.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft
Trunk Volume (ft 8.9-10.2
Engine
BASE
Displacement 4.2L/254
Engine Type Gas V8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 340 @ 7000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 302 @ 3500
Exterior Dimensions
BASE
Height, Overall (in) 54.8
Length, Overall (in) 180.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.0
Wheelbase (in) 104.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.0
Fuel Tank
BASE
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.6
Steering
BASE
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.48
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7
Suspension
BASE
Suspension Type - Front 4-Link,
Suspension Type - Rear Trapezoidal Link,
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Sport
Tires
BASE
Front Tire Size P235/40ZR18
Rear Tire Size P235/40ZR18
Transmission
BASE
Drivetrain All-Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 6
Vehicle
BASE
Front Head Room (in) 38.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume (ft 78.8
Second Head Room (in) 32.4
Second Leg Room (in) 32.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 45.1
Weight Information
BASE
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4211

2008 Audi S4 Safety Features

Safety Features
4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
Active rollover protection system
Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off
Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
Front 3-point seat belts-inc: automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
Front 3-point seat belts-inc: height adjustment, automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
Improved rear crash performance
Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
Programmable daytime running lights
Rear child safety door locks
Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
Side intrusion beams
SIDEGUARD inflatable curtain airbags
Strengthened B-pillars for increased side crash performance
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS

Frontal crash ratings:
Driver: *  *  *  *  Passenger: *  *  *  * 

Side crash ratings:
Driver: *  *  *  *  *  Rear Passenger: *  *  *  * 

Results based on a 35 MPH frontal crash and 38.5 MPH side crash. Results are reported in a range of one to five stars, with five stars indicating the best crash protection for vehicles within the same weight class. This test used driver and passenger belts and airbags.