January 9, 2006
Audi announces 2007 S6
Wolfsburg, Germany – Audi has announced the new Audi S6, the sporty top model in the A6 family. The A6 will go on sale in Canada and the U.S. in the fourth quarter of 2006.
The S6 will be powered by a completely new, 5.2-litre V10 FSI engine, identical to that used in the new Audi S8, with a rating of 420 hp and 397 lb-ft of torque. It will be mated to a standard-equipment, six-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission and supplied with the latest-generation Quattro permanent four-wheel-drive with 40/60 torque-split.
Other features include Silk Nappa leather seats, dual climate control, 19-inch wheels, electronic stability control, and 18-inch brakes. All models in Canada and the U.S. will have universal phone preparation with Bluetooth interface.