...In Edmunds performance testing, the 3.0T sedan went from zero to 60 mph in 5.8 seconds -- this is quicker than the time logged by the A6 4.2 (6.5 seconds) and just a tick slower than that of the last V10-powered S6 (5.7 seconds) we tested. Fuel economy stands at an estimated 18/26/21. The Audi A6 4.2 is available only as a sedan and comes with a 4.2-liter V8 producing 350 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission and Quattro are standard. Fuel economy is an estimated 16/24/19. Safety: Standard safety equipment on the 2011 Audi A6 includes antilock disc brakes, stability...
...The Premium and Premium Plus packages provide a Digital Signal Processing (DSP) extended sound system with ten speakers, a 6-CD changer in the glovebox (viewed by some as inaccessible in 2010), and AM/FM radio operated by MMI (Audi’s Multi-Media Interface) system. Past reviews have criticized the MMI’s ease-of-use, and the system has a learning curve. The Prestige package improves the stereo system with a 13-speaker Bose Surround Sound system with AudioPilot that adjusts the volume as needed to compensate for road noise. The Premium Plus and Prestige include rear parking sensors to warn...
...Buyers seeking a stylish, refined midsize luxury sedan should put the 2011 Audi A6 near the top of their list.
...wheel with Cold Weather Package Optional heated front and rear seats Optional rear sonar parking assist Under the Hood All the A6's available engines feature direct injection, a technology that increases power, typically while also improving efficiency. The A6's suspension was updated for 2009, improving ride comfort without sacrificing handling, according to Audi. Standard 265-horsepower, 3.2-liter V-6 with 243 pounds-feet of torque Optional 300-hp, supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 with 310 pounds-feet of torque Optional 350-hp, 4.2-liter V-8 with 325 pounds-feet of torque Standard seven-speed...
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