2018 Audi S6

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$71,900

starting MSRP

Key specs

Base trim shown

Sedan

Body style

18

Combined MPG

5

Seating capacity

194.4” x 56.8”

Dimensions

All-wheel drive

Drivetrain

Overview

The good:

  • Amazing acceleration
  • Outstanding ride quality
  • Excellent seat comfort
  • Subtly aggressive appearance

The bad:

  • Steering lacks feedback
  • Backseat really fits only two
  • Options make sticker price climb quickly
  • Summer tires only

1 trim

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Notable features

  • 450-hp, twin-turbo V-8 engine
  • Seven-speed dual-clutch automatic
  • All-wheel drive
  • Seats five
  • Navigation system standard

2018 Audi S6 review: Our expert's take


What it is: The Audi S6 is the muscle car of the A6 line, highlighted by its 4.0-liter V-8 engine with twin turbochargers. The V-8 teams with a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. All-wheel drive is standard.



What's Special


  • Adaptive air suspension with lowered ride height

  • Available full-LED headlights

  • Available Black Optic Package with gloss-black exterior trim and 20-inch wheels

  • Available Sport Package with sport differential, dynamic steering


Here's Info on the Regular A6:

What it is: The Audi A6 is a mid-size luxury sedan available with front- or all-wheel drive and a choice of gas engines: a turbocharged four-cylinder or a supercharged V-6.  Competitors include the BMW 5 Series, Cadillac CTS, Jaguar XF and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. A related S6 performance version comes with a 450-horsepower, twin-turbocharged V-8 engine.


A navigation system and the Audi Advanced Key are now standard. Premium Plus trim levels add LED headlights and cabin lighting while the Prestige version gains a 360-degree camera system. 

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 5.0
  • Interior 5.0
  • Performance 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Exterior 5.0
  • Reliability 5.0

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

This car is legitimately cool

It?s comfortable, modern, fast, and handles well. Definitely no regrets in buying one. If you?re on the fence about which Audi to get, spend the extra money and get the S6.

5.0

Hyndaui

A luxuriously soft leather with a rear view camera for outstanding reverse performances , heated seating for warm winter days . NASA's jet propulsion to

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Safety

Based on the 2018 Audi S6 base trim.
Combined side rating front seat
5
Combined side rating rear seat
5
Frontal barrier crash rating driver
5
Frontal barrier crash rating passenger
5
Overall frontal barrier crash rating
5
Overall rating
5
Overall side crash rating
5
Risk of rollover
9.0%
Rollover rating
5
Side barrier rating
5
Side barrier rating driver
5
Side barrier rating passenger rear seat
5
Side pole rating driver front seat
5

Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Audi
New car program benefits
Bumper-to-bumper
48 months/50,000 miles
Corrosion
144 months/unlimited distance
Powertrain
48 months/50,000 miles
Maintenance
12 months/10,000 miles
Roadside assistance
48 months/unlimited distance
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
5 model years or newer/less than 60,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
1 year or 20,000 miles (whichever occurs first)
Powertrain
N/A
Dealer certification required
125-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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