2012 Audi S6

24 Dec 2014 | Author: | Comments Off on 2012 Audi S6
Audi S6


from Audi Press World Premiere of Audi S at the IAA 2011

• Audi presents the S6, S7 and S8 high performance models

• 4.0-Liter V8 with up to 520 horsepower

• efficiency with systems as “cylinder on demand”

Audi present its new S models for the first at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto (IAA). These models are by power combined with low fuel consumption. The engine strategy of the brand with the rings has reduced the fuel of the S6 by as much as 25 percent whilst sportier driving performance.

The S6 and S6 Avant

Athletic character, understatement and richly appointed – is remaking the S6 and S6 Avant. Both are sports cars for everyday offering uncompromising practicality. new engine, a four-liter, twin-turbo V8, ample power with low consumption in keeping with the


The S6 and S6 Avant use the 309 kW (420 hp) of the new 4.0 TFSI. The twin-turbo V8 provides a 550 Nm (405.66 lb-ft) of torque 1,400 to 5,300 rpm. It the S6 from 0 to 100 km/h (62.14 in 4.8 seconds and the S6 Avant in 4.9 seconds.

With both models, the governed top speed of 250 km/h mph) is just a formality.

The 4.0 brings Audi’s downsizing to the high-performance class. Compared to the in the previous model, the free-breathing, V10, it offers even performance while reducing consumption by as much as 25 percent. fuel consumption is just 9.7 per 100 km (24.25 US mpg) in the S6 and 9.8 liters US mpg) in the S6 Avant, well that of the competition.

A number of contribute to this top result, the recuperation and start-stop systems as as the new “cylinder on demand” cylinder system. When the V8 deactivates cylinders under part the Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) is activated. Four integrated into the headlining the noise in the cabin, which is analyzed by a computer.

If the computer intrusive sound elements, it an antiphase sound through the of the sound system. This combines with the intrusive and largely cancels it out.

Independent of this, active, controlled engine bearings use counterpulses to attenuate low-frequency A sound actuator, flaps in the system, the engine shroud and a developed two-mass flywheel a centrifugal force pendulum in the S tronic also contribute to the sound and smoothness of the engine.

it comes to power transmission, the S6 and S6 further extend Audi’s durch Technik. The engine flows through a fast-shifting, S tronic transmission. The quattro all-wheel drive system the self-locking center differential and vectoring.

If desired, Audi quattro with the optional differential, which actively the power between the rear


The two new S models come with the adaptive air suspension The tautly tuned air suspension variable damping lowers the by 10 millimeters (0.39 in). It for highly precise handling compromising comfort.

The powerful brakes, internally ventilated and rear, have matt calipers with S6 logos. offers carbon fiber-ceramic as an option.

The S6 and S6 Avant come with cast aluminum in a unique five parallel-spoke The 8.5 J x 19 wheels are shod with tires. Seven different 19- or wheels, four of them quattro GmbH, are available as

The 20-inch titanium-look wheels a five-arm rotor design a particularly exclusive appearance.

The drive select driving system comes standard in the two new S Among others, it modifies the of the gas pedal, the shift points of the S the servo boost of the electromechanical and the characteristic of the adaptive air suspension. The can adjust the operation of these in five stages.

The optional differential and the dynamic steering, varies its ratio as a function of can also be integrated into the

Body and design

The car bodies a large part in the dynamics of the S6 and S6 Avant. They are unusually because they are roughly 20 aluminum. The Audi S6 has a curb of just 1,895 kilograms lb), the S6 Avant 1,950 (4,299.01 lb).

Both are lighter than their rivals.

At 4,931 millimeters ft), the S6 is 16 millimeters (0.63 in) than the A6; with the 4,634-millimeter ft) S6 Avant, the difference is 8 millimeters in). Their single-frame sports aluminum applications and horizontal double bars. chrome strip adorns the bumper.

The exterior mirrors feature housings, and the side sills are shaped.

The interior of the S6 and S6 Avant is also by sporty elegance. There are S6 on the key, the leather sport wheel with colored and aluminum shift paddles as as the instruments. The illuminated door trims and both displays and driver information system) the driver with the S6 logo.

A red adorns the start-stop button, an clasp the selector lever. The the pedals and the soft keys of the MMI system shine in an aluminum-look

Decorative inlays are available in a of four materials. Matt aluminum is standard, with fine grain ash natural or layered Beaufort oak as options. can choose from three – black, lunar silver and goa (only for the seat upholstery) – for the instrument panel, carpet and

The standard seat upholstery is a mix of Nappa leather and Alcantara, Milano and Valcona available as

Height-adjustable sport seats power lumbar supports and S logos are standard. Audi two other versions as options: the comfort seats with function and the power-adjustable S sport with integrated head These also are embossed the S logo.


The new Audi S6 and S6 will be rolling into showrooms with a generous of standard equipment in spring This includes xenon headlights with an all-weather LED rear lights, an electromechanical brake and the driver information with color display. The MMI plus includes a Bluetooth and the Audi sound system has ten

All of the high-end options in the model are also available for the new S models. include LED headlights, adaptive the ambient lighting package, key, head-up display, the system plus with camera, power rear optionally with sensor and climate-controlled deluxe seats massage function.

The list of for the Avant, which offers up to liters (59.33 cu ft) of luggage also includes the panoramic roof.

The tightly networked assistance systems are all state-of-the-art. are the various versions of the Audi pre safety system, adaptive control with stop go Audi side assist, lane assist, the speed display and the night vision with highlighting of detected

Topping the range of infotainment is MMI navigation plus, which a large hard drive, an monitor and the groundbreaking MMI touch system. The system can be combined the Bluetooth online car phone, brings special Internet to the car and features WLAN connectivity for devices. The 15-speaker Bang Advanced Sound System with its excellent sound.

Audi S6
Audi S6
Tagged as:

Other articles of the category "Audi":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts


Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Car Catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars