...Audi greets drivers with a generous amount of supple materials and features. As a bonus, A6 buyers can choose from three different types of interiors. The atmospheres -- Ambition, Ambiente and Advance -- differ in their use of texture and appearance of the seat upholstery, and the color and type of genuine wood and aluminum trim. The A6's styling is unmistakably Audi, with a swept greenhouse and muscular fenders. However, the A6 isn't a stunner like the A4. The rounded sheetmetal and sharply creased trim detail don't blend well to our eye, and the taillights on the sedan appear to have been...
...The dashboard has attractive white-on-black gauges, but Audi uses red instrument lighting that some find too harsh on the eyes. Audi says the A6?s trunk holds 15.4 cubic feet of cargo, which is unexceptional, but it looks much larger than that. The cargo floor is wide and goes well forward, and the trunk opening is large enough to easily load bulky items. The rear seatback folds for additional space. One of the A6?s coolest features is the Warm Weather Package, which includes a solar sunroof that activates interior fans when the car is parked in the sun. Under the Hood Audi uses engine size...
...All 2.8 trims have a 5-speed manual transmission option.The 4.2 is the top of the line trim, containing a monster under its hood that makes accleration much more smooth and highway passing a gleeful experience. The turbo provides extra muscle. The 2001 Audi A6 is also stylish, however, offering a sophisticated interior setup, and the wagon combines luxury with cargo versatility. A Sports Package adds stiffer suspension and more supportive seats. Owners coo over the quiet, smooth ride and balanced handling of the 2001 A6, even in the heavy turbo. While not necessarily a racing sedan, it won't...
Last year, Audi reinterpreted the Herman Melville novel Moby Dick to help promote the surefootedness of its quattro all-wheel-drive system in a new ad. The famous white whale... read more August 15, 2013 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Diesel is making a comeback in the U.S., from the luxury ranks all the way to the entry level, and Audi has been at the front of the new wave. Today, the four-ringed company... read more June 10, 2013 by Nelson Ireson
Lamborghini finally unveiled its new SUV called the Urus in concept form. The Urus is more supercar than off-roader like its ancestor the LM002. With all-wheel drive and a... read more April 23, 2012 by Joel Feder
Audi has taken the wraps off a new plug-in hybrid concept based on its A6 luxury sedan at the 2012 Beijing Auto Show. The new concept, grouped under the automaker’s... read more April 23, 2012 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
With Audi deciding to bring back its A4 Allroad quattro model to the U.S. this year there’s new hope that the bigger, and more capable A6 variant will come too. The... read more January 10, 2012 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran 2