(4.5) 23 reviews
MSRP: $973$7,745
Body Style: Wagon
Combined MPG: 20-21
Engine: 250-hp, 2.7-liter V-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
2001 Audi A6

Our Take on the 2001 Audi A6

Our Take

All A6 models now have standard curtain-type airbags, and Audi stretches its warranty of the entire vehicle by one year to four years/50,000 miles, including scheduled maintenance.The A6 is the midpriced model in Audi’s lineup, and it returns in sedan and wagon (called Avant) styling with a... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

Quattro turned 20 this year. And Audi's lovely A6 Avant is all the better for it. Need some translation? No, quattro is not the name of my Sicilian donkey. Quattro is Audi's groundbreaking all-wheel-drive system that first appeared in 1980, helping to convince sporty drivers that four-wheel power can work as well on pavement as it does off-highway. Quattro was quickly revealed as a p... Read full review for the 2001 Audi A 6

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Fantastic car, but...

by ...bill from Olympia, WA on January 27, 2012

I own a 2001 A6 2.7T. Bought it new, so I've seen it all. I still love this car, but I do all work myself. These are beautiful comfortable cars, plus 4WD, with great engine performance (dual turbos).... Read Full Review

5 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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