The Audi S6 is high performance variant Audi A6 is all about sleek understatement, and its interior is dressed to nines in supple leather and fine wood. Underneath it all, however, is a V8 of 420 horsepower that is ready to deliver a knockout punch at a moment’s notice. For the last model year, the Audi S6 earns a standard head-up display. A subtly aggressive front bumper, grille and rear diffuser threatening with quad tailpipes distinguish informed observes let his humble brother S6, A6, like aluminum wheels 19-inch aluminum side mirror covers.
The Audi A6 uses a supercharged six engine, the Audi S6 packs a V8 twin-turbo 420 horsepower and 406 with a powerful lb-ft of torque 4.0-liter engine. That’s enough to propel the sports sedan from zero to 60 mph in under four seconds range. Become a V8 in speed is a dual-clutch seven-speed automatic that serves soft but rapid changes and can be controlled manually via shift paddles mounted on the steering wheel. Audi Quattro four wheel drive system helps conquer Audi S6 weather and also improves handling by sending torque to the outside rear wheel to reduce under-steer when cornering.
Despite its performance credentials, the S6 is no fuel consumption – is a power of 17/27 mpg – due to a cylinder deactivation system that becomes essential in V4 engine in highway driving under the accelerator. Known as cylinders on demand, active configuration uses noise cancellation technology and active engine mounts to eliminate any problems that would be rude NVH in a vehicle such premium. The S6 mounted on a full air suspension with adaptive damping, which can be adjusted to suit the driver’s preferences with unit selection system also controls the throttle response, steering effort and change the calibration.
Aesthetes will find a lot to like in cabin, which features organic lines rendered in rich soft-touch materials and cut them in thin wood and metal ornaments. Supportive sport seats wrapped in leather cross stitch a three-sport multifunction steering wheel and an instrument cluster S-line are reminders classy sporting intentions of Audi S6. Being a modern Audi S6 is equipped with MMI Multimedia Interface, which includes pop-up eight-inch screen, an LCD information from 5 inches and a heads-up display for the optional windshield. The S6 have ability to recognize handwriting driver through the platform touch input which allows input from both the navigation and telephone information.
The Audi S6 comes standard with Audi Connect, which offers Wi-Fi in car together with localized weather, news and the live fuel prices in real time. Its equipped with an optional navigation system, System includes integration of Google Earth, complete with panoramic, the high-resolution 3D view satellite and aerial imagery.
Audi S6 Features
The Audi S6 is equipped as standard with leather diamond-stitched, a navigation system with SiriusXM Traffic, a sunroof, heated and 12-way power-adjustable front seats, four-zone automatic climate control, 14 speakers 630-watt AM / FM CD / system / SiriusXM / HD Radio Bose sound, key-less start, adaptive xenon headlights with LED lights powered, LED taillights, Bluetooth connectivity, a head-up display and alloy wheels 18 inches.
The Driver Assistance package Audi side assist, a camera system viewing the corner, the Audi pre-sense plus with pre-sense rear, front and the rear parking sensors, rear-view camera and Audi adaptive cruise control with Stop & g. Package innovation is based on the characteristics of the driver assistance package with a head-up display and night vision assistant with pedestrian detection.
The Cold Weather Package brings a heated steering wheel and heated rear seats. Comfort Seating Package adds front seat ventilation and massage functions, comfort sport design front seats with power adjustment capacity of 22 tracks and Valcona leather upholstery. The stand-alone options include a 15 speaker, 1,300-watt Bang & Olufsen surround sound system,the rear side airbags, 20-inch wheels and full LED headlights.
Audi S6 Safety
All Audi S6 models are equipped with double-length curtain airbags front side, front, side, and front knee. Rear side airbags are optional. Traction and the stability control systems, the electronic brake-force distribution and monitoring system tire pressure are also included as standard.
Optional safety features include active lane assist, which alerts the driver when the S6 is wandering in an adjacent lane and even can gently steer the car back into the original lane. There are also the Audi pre-sense, its can detect obstacles in front of the S6 and apply the brakes to avoid an accident or mitigate its severity. Finally, Audi side assist alerts to driver when a vehicle is in one of the rear blind spots of Audi S6.
Audi S6 Competitors
Like other models “S” Audi S6 is aimed at the gap between the performance of models of competing brands and motor base. As such, the Audi is aimed at traditional, luxury-oriented Mercedes-Benz E550, well-equipped the Infiniti M56 and the BMW 550i, which offers enthusiasts unique option in its class a true manual gearbox.