Audi is one of those brands which are known for their super luxury models and high price range as well. People just love to ride Audi’s car coz of the sporty performance and premium comfort. In this queue of company’s huge line-up in India, this time we drove an Audi’s S-series model namely S6 which is a luxury mid-sized sedan. Like every other Audi cars, it also pleased us with its ultimate beauty, awesome performance and luxuriant comfort. Here we describe a detailed review of this amazing sedan. Let’s have a look.
Audi’s this royal model is having just one variant which costs at a very high price range as per its standard. The price tag of S6 is 85.99 lakhs which seems a li’l bit unjustified and company could tag it with reduced price.
Engine & Performance:
The mid-sized sedan is powered by a 4.0 liter, 3993cc TFSI V8 petrol engine developing the whooping max power of 420bhp and amazing peak torque of 550Nm. This powerful engine of S6 is mated to Audi’s mutual 7-speed S tronic automated transmission gearbox which provides a much better handling and balanced during the time of driving not only on highways but in city roads as well.
The muscular 4 liter petrol engine works well and quiet without making any trouble noise as well as vibrations. It is designed with a light steering wheel which assists in balanced-driving along with the available auto transmission. The equipped suspension of S6 delivers a smooth and comfortable ride. To provide better fuel economy, an efficiency mode is fixed in this sedan which helps the vehicle to communicate with only four cylinders out of eight when needed.
The offered mileage figures by S6 are 7.4 km/l (in city), 13.3 km/l (in highway) and 10.4 km/l (combined).
As per its road performance is concerned, this luxury mid-sized sedan tends to accelerates 0-100 km/h in just 4.6 seconds with the top speed of 250 km/h.
Space & Dimension:
Like almost every sedan model, it also has seating capacity for five along with the amazing car boot of 530 liters which can be extended up to 995 liters by folding its rear seats. This Audi S6 is 4931 long, 1874mm wide and 1440mm tall which also carries the wonderful wheelbase of 2916mm and clear height of 125mm.
Its outside glimpse is something which just attracts the people by its eye-catching beauty with slim body and soothing curves. People dream to own such type of cars. Its efficient technology with an exciting visual impact including xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running light strip and the intelligent adaptive light, down-to-earth bonnet, broad single-framed grilles, S specific wheels, striking tail end make users to fall in love with.
At inside cabin, S6 is not much different than it’s another sedan A6. It shares almost entire range of features equipments from A6 which makes even this sedan a highly luxuriant one. These include comfort seats with leather upholstery, leather covered multifunctional sports steering wheel having several control buttons on it, Bang & Olufsen advanced sound system which gives a sporty atmosphere, stylish instrument cluster showing feature indications like speedometer, outside temperature and a tachometer etc, front center console, leather wrapped gear shift knob, advanced technology based lumbar support, cruise control, start/stop button, rain sensor and many more which undoubtedly provide a feel of comfort and force the people to forget all about anything else.
Audi never compromise in its model’s features list whether it’s inside the cabin, outside or safety as well. The S6 is armed with many requisite safety features like multiple airbags, antilock braking system (ABS), electronic stability program (ESP), traction control, immobilizer and many more. This entire line-up of devices makes this sedan one of the safest cars of same segment.
– Muscular engine
– Better performance
– Highly luxuriant
– Mileage could be improved
– Over expensive