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December 1, 2010

Source: Audi AG

The new Audi A6


· Light, extremely stiff body, with a significant proportion of aluminum and high-strength steel

· 4.92 meters (16.14 ft) long, 2.91-meter (9.55 ft) wheelbase, 530-liter (18.72 cubic ft) trunk capacity

· Optional xenon plus and LED headlights with LED tail lights, as well as adaptive light with headlight range control


· Spacious interior offering an ambiance of luxury

· Standard MMI radio operating system, engine start-stop button, multifunction steering wheel, two screens, and high-efficiency two-zone automatic air conditioning system

· Head-up display and ambient lighting available as options

· Optional front seats with ventilation and massage function


· Wide selection of engines, two gasoline engines and three TDI units at launch

· Redeveloped 130 kW (177 hp) 2.0 TDI, emitting 129 g CO2 per km (207.61 g/mile)

· A6 hybrid with system performance of 180 kW (245 hp)

· Manual transmission, multitronic, or S tronic for the drivetrain

· Four-cylinder with front-wheel drive, V6 with quattro drive standard or optional

· quattro drive with new crown-gear center differential, optional sport differential


· Sophisticated chassis design, wheels ranging from 16 to 20 inches in diameter

· High-efficiency electromechanical power steering

· ESP with electronic limited-slip differential on front-wheel-drive models

· Selective torque vectoring with quattro drive

· Audi drive select dynamic handling system standard

· Optional adaptive air suspension with controlled damping

Assistance and infotainment systems

· Optional MMI navigation plus with MMI touch and 8-inch display, Internet services by Google, and Bang & Olufsen Advanced Sound System

· Advanced safety and assistance systems such as Audi pre sense, adaptive cruise control with stop & go function, Audi active lane assist, Audi side assist, night vision assistant with highlighting of detected pedestrians, speed limit display, and park assist

The equipment and data specified in this document refer to the model range offered in Germany. Subject to change without notice; errors and omissions excepted.


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