Tax-beating engines and new standard transmissions for revised Audi A6 executive saloon and Avant ranges
V6 petrol and V6 TDI models are also now equipped as standard with automatic transmission - five-speed tiptronic for the 3.0 quattro and 2.5 TDI quattro (180PS) and six-speed multitronic continuously variable (CVT) for the 2.4 petrol and 2.5 TDI (163PS). The much praised and still unique multitronic transmission has just been upgraded to include a Sport mode that holds each of the six pre-set gear ratios for longer under acceleration to maximise performance. Manual transmission will continue to be available as a no cost option for four and six-cylinder models.
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