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Audi RS 6 Avant

Audi RS 6 Avant

25 years of RS, 25 years of high-performance station wagons from Audi: With the new Audi RS 6 Audi Sport is ushering in a new chapter in the history of the high-performance Avant. Even more power combined with increased efficiency thanks to mild hybrid system turn the RS 6 Avant into the perfect companion for any purpose. The new Audi RS 6 Avant will go on sale in dealerships in Germany and other European countries by the end of 2019.

Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 11,7 (20.1) – 11,5 (20.5), Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 268 (431.3) – 263 (423.3); Information on fuel consumption and CO2 emissions as well as efficiency classes in ranges depending on the tires and alloy wheel rims used.

Technical details

Audi RS 6 Avant TFSI (441 kW)
Engine type V8 engine
Displacement in cc / bore x stroke in mm / compression 3996 / 86.0 x 86.0 / 10.0
Max. power output in kW (hp) / at rpm 441 (600) / 6000 - 6250
Max. torque in Nm (lb-ft) / at rpm 800 (590.0) / 2050 - 4500
Top speed in km/h (mph) 250 (155.3) (governed)
Acceleration, 0-100 km/h (0-62.1 mph) in sec 3.6
Fuel consumption, combined according to WLTP in l/100 km (US mpg) 13.1 - 12.3 (18.0 - 19.1)
CO2 emissions, combined according to WLTP in g/km (g/mi) 298 - 280 (479.6 - 450.6)
Unladen weight without driver / with driver / gross weight limit in kg (lb) 2100 (4629.7) / 2175 (4795.1) / 2740 (6040.7)
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Audi RS 6 Avant TFSI (441 kW)

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