The car featured an updated design language and slightly smaller exterior dimensions compared to the 2nd Generation A8. The 3rd Generation Audi A8 received a new series of cleaner, efficient and more powerful engines in 2013 and a facelift in 2014 which featured a series of cosmetic upgrades such as new LED headlights and taillights. The price of the Audi A8 3rd Generation is competitive when compared to other cars in the same class available in the local market. The exterior of the 3rd Generation Audi A8 features a very familiar but distinctive design language. The front end features narrow, sleek, angular side swept headlights, a very large trapezium shaped chrome front grille and standard circular fog lamps. Options include a choice between 3 different styles of rims and carbon fiber trim pieces. The rear end features narrow, sleek LED taillights, a slim chrome trim piece running the length of the trunk and a large rear bumper. The front end houses a slightly larger front bumper with larger air intakes and a front splitter, the rear end houses a sports exhaust system and rear diffuser while the S8 Plus features a lip spoiler. The facelift variant of the Audi A8 features Matrix glare free LED headlights and taillights. The interior of the 3rd Generation Audi A8 features the same familiar modern Audi design language. It compromises of a choice between walnut brown, Assam Gray Vavona, Fine Grain Ash Gold Brown and Velvet Brown Fine Grain Ash wood trim panelling. The front and rear seats are covered in a choice of black, beige, brown and ivory silver leather. Standard features include power soft-closing doors, four-zone climate control, sunroof, power rear side and rear sunshades, ambient LED interior lighting, 18-way power front seats, 7-inch multi-information display with satellite navigation, cruise control, rearview camera, automatic windscreen wipers and a 14-speaker BOSE Surround sound system with SD Card, iPod, Bluetooth, CD, AUX and USB input. Options include diamond stitched leather in a choice between black, beige, brown and ivory silver leather premium leather, ventilated front seats with massage function, heads up display, Audi side assist, top view camera, heated rear seats, heated multifunction steering wheel, panoramic sunroof, rear seat entertainment system, rear picnic tables (A8 L only), and Power outboard rear seats with power lumbar adjustment, ventilations and massage function (A8 L only).