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2011 Audi S6 - Expert Reviews


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2011 audi s6 Professional Edmunds Review
Source: Edmunds

...EPA-estimated fuel economy for 2011 is 14 mpg city/21 mpg highway and 16 mpg combined. Safety: Standard safety equipment on the Audi S6 includes antilock disc brakes, stability control, all-wheel drive, front-seat side airbags and full-length side curtain airbags. Rear side airbags and a blind-spot warning system are options. In crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the Audi A6 (on which the S6 is based) scored the highest possible rating of "Good" in both frontal-offset and side-impact tests, but a second-best rating of "Average" in the roof strength test. In Edmunds...

1995 Audi S6 Professional Review

...Available is 65.5 cubic feet of cargo space when the rear bench seat is folded down, and 33.9 cubic feet when up. For young passengers, the wagon has a unique rear-facing seat for two children that can be folded and concealed. Also included among the S6's myriad of features is an item that ought to be standard whenever cellular car phones are used. This system doesn't require taking a hand off the steering wheel to hold it. The Audi system is a hands-free cellular phone with voice recognition. Just talk and steer without letting go of the wheel. Interior styling takes cues from expensive...

2011 Audi S6 Overview
Source: CarGurus

...It offers standard 12-way powered leather sport seats, a sunroof, 6-CD Bose stereo with full USB and iPod capability, color trip computer and a navigation system, among numerous highlights. In 2010, rear seats joined the team and got heat, giving folks in the back a perk that those up front enjoy.Audi prides itself on its technology and loads the S6 with the latest available. For example, Audi’s blind side assist program monitors fast-approaching vehicles and the car’s blind spots and keeps the driver informed via lights in the exterior mirror. The vehicle can be unlocked and started...

2013 Audi S6 Professional Review

...Audi's drive select program lets drivers customize their settings or choose between three settings for drivetrain, steering and suspension response. Audi's latest Multi Media Interface is standard; like in the A8, it has a thumb pad for scrawling out addresses. A navigation system with Google Earth overlays is standard, as is a surround-sound Bose stereo. Massaging seats and Bang & Olufsen audio are optional. Under the Hood Displacing just 4.0 liters, the S6's twin-turbo V-8 makes 420 horsepower and 406 pounds-feet of torque, enough to hit 60 mph in less than 4.8 seconds. Thanks in part to...

1995 audi s6 Professional Edmunds Review
Source: Edmunds

...Published: 10/02/1995 Updated: 10/02/2009 What's New for 1995: The former S4 is renamed the S6 to match Audi's new naming system. Last year for this model based on the 100 platform...

2013 audi s6 Professional Edmunds Review
Source: Edmunds

...The S6 will also carry the creature comforts and performance steroids available on other S models. These include a sport-tuned adaptive air suspension with variable damping, 19- and 20-inch wheels and driver assistance systems including adaptive cruise control, pre-collision warning, lane departure warning and night vision. A rear sport differential, carbon-ceramic brakes, adaptive LED headlights, parking assist with a 360-degree camera view, and massaging seats are also available. There's even a WiFi router option that turns the S6 into a mobile hotspot, and a navigation system with touchpad...

2006 Audi S6 Professional Review

...The front "S6" badge, mounted on the gargantuan grille, is somewhat lost amid the ocean of chrome. Interior There are no changes from the A6. Under the Hood Audi uses the same 420-horsepower, 5.2-liter V-10 in the S6 and S8. It's mated to a six-speed-automatic transmission that gives the driver the ability to shift gears manually and choose different driving modes, such as "Sport," to enhance performance. The V-10 represents an 85-hp boost from the biggest engine available in the A6, a 335-hp V-8. The S6 and S8 also get Audi's "quattro" all-wheel-drive system. Safety The S6 has all the...

1995 Audi S6 Professional Review

...rack-and-pinionpower steering; four-wheel-independent suspension syst em;double-side-galvanized sheet metal in all body panels; and lots ofluxury touches, such as leather seat upholstery and burled walnut inlaysin the instrument, center console and door panels. Complaints: The unfortunate location of the headlamp leverright next to the turn-signal lever. Though the headlamp lever isshorter, test-car drivers repeatedly touched it -- inadvertentlyswitching the lights on or off -- while trying to signal a turn. Praise: Overall engineering, especially the primo five-speedgearbox and the...

2011 Audi S6 Professional Review

...and power front seats Standard six-CD Bose stereo with full USB/iPod compatibility Standard navigation system Standard moonroof Standard heated front and rear seats Standard 60/40-split folding rear seat Optional carbon fiber interior trim Under the Hood The S6 is stoked by Audi's first-ever V-10 engine, a normally aspirated (non-turbocharged, non-supercharged) 5.2-liter with direct injection. It combines the generous torque characteristics of a high cylinder count with the high-rev output of a 7,000-rpm redline, and it moves the S6 from zero to 60 mph in 5.1 seconds, according to Audi...

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