Best Bet
  • (5.0) 10 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,617$18,721
  • Body Style: Convertible
  • Engine: 340-hp, 4.2-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
  • Seats: 4-5
2006 Audi S4

Our Take on the 2006 Audi S4

Our Take

A high-performance S4 sedan and S4 Avant wagon rejoined the Audi lineup for 2004. Both pack a 4.2-liter V-8 that produces 340 horsepower. A six-speed-manual gearbox or a six-speed-automatic transmission with a manual-shift provision can be installed.During the 2004 model year, Audi launched an S4... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Manual-gearbox operation
  • Some driveline whine with manual
  • Wind rush in convertible with top down
  • Fuel economy
  • Backseat legroom

Notable Features

  • 340-hp, 4.2-liter V-8
  • Manual or automatic
  • Quattro AWD
  • Three body styles
  • High-performance capabilities


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 10 reviews

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Great sports sedan

by marlincat from AZ on June 3, 2008

I currently have a 2006 and had a 2005 previoussly. Very competent vehicle. Good power and very predictable handling. Only complaintgs are back seat leg room and the interface with the NAV system is c... Read Full Review

4 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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