The new Audi A6* and A6 Avant* will launch on the German market in fall 2014. The Sedan with the 1.8 TFSI and manual transmission costs €38,400; the Avant with identical technology costs €40,900.
The list of standard features is generous. It includes deluxe automatic air conditioning, start-stop button for the engine, leather multifunction steering wheel, cruise control, MMI radio with eight speakers, light/rain sensor, electromechanical parking brake, hold assist, center arm rest, the safety system Audi pre sense basic, secondary collision brake assist and acoustically insulating glazing in the front of the car.
Nearly all engine variants come with 17-inch alloy wheels. A function monitors the air pressure in the tires, while the adaptive brake light warns of emergency braking. Xenon plus headlights are standard, and LED turn signals are mounted on the housings of the exterior mirrors. The adaptive restraint system comprises two airbags each in front, in the backrests of the front seats and in the roof frame. Audi’s integral head restraint system provides protection in the event of a rear-end collision.
The range of options is also very diverse. Here are just the most attractive features: four-zone automatic air conditioning, programmable auxiliary heating, convenience key, power luggage compartment lid, storage package, lighting package, ambient lighting, panoramic glass sunroof for the A6 Avant, sunblinds and dark privacy glazing. The versatile range of seating options tops out at the multiple-setting front individual contour seats with optional ventilation and massage function.
Depending on the engine variant, Audi offers particularly sporty customers shift paddles on the steering wheel (standard with the 3.0 TDI clean diesel biturbo), the sport differential, dynamic steering, two sports suspensions and wheels measuring 18, 19, or 20 inches. The high-beam assistant can be coupled with the xenon plus and LED headlights. The Matrix LED headlights are a high-end technology that sets new standards. The new Audi A6 and A6 Avant also lead their class with their driver assistance systems, infotainment, and the Internet services under the keyword Audi connect.
The equipment, data and prices specified in this document refer to the model range offered in Germany. Subject to change without notice; errors and omissions excepted.