The revised Audi A6 line-up is now on sale with prices starting at £31,955 for entry level TDI ultra saloon, rising to £58,000 for the S6 Avant. First deliveries are expected in December 2014 for the A6 and A6 Avant models. The S6 and S6 Avant are available to order from November with delivery in March 2015. The RS6 edition is expected to arrive by spring 2015.
The mid-life revisions include modifications to the infotainment systems, tweaks to the transmission, interior and exteriors, and changes to the engine line-up.
The exterior changes have been designed to give the A6 range a more streamlined look with revisions to the single frame grille, the air inlets, the bumpers, the side sills, the rear lights and the tailpipes. Lighting now includes xenon headlamps as standard for A6 SE models with LED headlights on S line versions and above, they also gain sweeping rear indicators. Matrix LED headlights with dynamic front indicators are standard on RS6 model and are available as an option on other models.
The interior sees the option of new Lunar Silver upholstery and headlining colour for S line versions. The infotainment system can be specified with an 8” retractable screen powered by Nvidia technology and includes MMI touch, which enables the driver to scroll and zoom in lists and maps via a touchpad plus there is 4G connectivity to speed up data download speeds when using live media streaming or internet services.
Driver assistance systems include the option of adaptive cruise control with stop & go function, Audi side assist and night vision assistant.
The engine line-up includes the introduction of the 2.0 TDI ultra edition which is capable of 67mpg (NEDC figures) with CO2 emissions as low as 109g/km. All models bar the S6 (450PS), S6 Avant (450PS) and RS 6 Avant (560PS) which are powered byV8 twin turbo petrol engines use diesel engines, 2.0-litre TDI (190PS), 3.0-litre TDI (218PS), 3.0-litre TDI (272PS) and 3.0-litre BiTDI (320PS)
|Model||Model||Power||Pricing (OTR)||S line premium||Black Edition premium|
|A6 Saloon||2.0 TDI ultra manual||190 PS||£31,955||£2,450||£2,175|
|2.0 TDI ultra S tronic||190 PS||£33,485|
|3.0 TDI||218 PS||£38,095|
|3.0 TDI quattro S tronic||218 PS||£39,855|
|3.0 TDI quattro||272 PS||£41,415|
|3.0 BiTDI quattro||320 PS||£46,125|
|A6 Avant||2.0 TDI ultra manual||190 PS||£33,955||£2,450||£2,175|
|2.0 TDI ultra S tronic||190 PS||£35,485|
|3.0 TDI S tronic||218 PS||£40,095|
|3.0 TDI quattro S tronic||218 PS||£41,855|
|3.0 TDI quattro||272 PS||£43,415|
|3.0 BiTDI quattro||320 PS||£48,125|
|A6 allroad quattro||3.0 TDI quattro||218 PS||£45,255||-||-|
|3.0 TDI quattro||272 PS||£46,815|
|3.0 BiTDI quattro||320 PS||£51,620|
|S6 Saloon||4.0 TFSI quattro||450 PS||£56,000||-||-|
|S6 Avant||4.0 TFSI quattro||450 PS||£58,000||-||-|
|RS 6 Avant||4.0 TFSI quattro||560 PS||TBC||-||-|
This is a 6-year+ news article, from our Audi archive, which dates back to the year 2000.
If in doubt check with your local Audi dealer as car prices and technical data will have changed since 2014.
Although our car news is published in good faith, we cannot guarantee it to be error free or complete or up-to-date.
Audi A6 Images may not be UK specification cars. Colours and exterior and/or interior elements may differ from actual models.
The car news and images remain the copyright of the rights holder and may not be used without their consent.