With the enhanced engine performance and the latest interior upgrades, the long-awaited Audi RS 6 Avant comes back, showcasing an interior that blends spacious utility and track-inspired craftsmanship.
A powerful Twin Turbo V8 engine propels the Audi RS 6 Avant through an 8-speed Tiptronic transmission. It generates a whopping 600 PS and 800 Nm of torque that boasts this supercar’s motorsport genes.
Inside, the exclusive Audi features cutting-edge technology like Advanced Key, Audi Music Interface, and the Audi Virtual Cockpit that separates this new RS 6 Avant from the rest of its line.
Special Features of the Audi RS 6 Avant
Smooth Driving Pleasure
The RS sport suspension plus with Dynamic ride control allows you to experience excellent stability and agility coupled with precise steering quality. It reduces the nodding and pitching movements entirely by hydraulic means through the help of equipped steel springs and shock absorbers.
Ultra-dynamic Light Function
An innovative technology, designed with complete sensors, cameras, and MMI navigation, allows the HD Matrix LED headlamps to provide precise illumination on all the other areas between and alongside the road.
According to its distance from oncoming vehicles or vehicles in front, a highly adaptive light distribution function adjusts its light level. Meanwhile, the Audi laser light, recognizable by the reflector’s blue marker, doubles the high-beam lights range.
RS Sports Exhaust System
For an enhanced acoustic experience, the latest Audi RS 6 Avant now features a dual-branch RS Sports Exhaust System. This black oval tailpipe trims in a high-gloss black come with an exhaust silencer that improves Audi’s appearance and delivers a sportier sound.
Audi Virtual Cockpit
Entering a more trendsetting design, the Audi RS 6 Avant comes with a virtual cockpit that replaces your dash’s conventional analog dials. The RS-specific digital cockpit allows you to view important information you need, such as audio, phone, and more.
Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System
The Bang & Olufsen premium sound system features 19 loudspeakers, two subwoofers, and a central loudspeaker. Thus, enclosing the cabin with a rich and deep sound. It also features a speed-sensitive volume adjustment and a 16-channel amplifier that has a 755 Watts output.
Parking Assist with Parking Aid
A safety technology that serves as a driver assistant when parking and maneuvering in complicated spaces. It comes with front, two-side cameras, and a reversing camera integrated discreetly at the rear – activated when reverse gear is selected or through the center console button.
It also provides a visual display of the calculated path depending on steering angle, including auxiliary lines, guidelines, and identification of the point to apply opposite lock when parallel parking.
Interior of the Audi RS 6 Avant
Central Locking System “Keyless Entry”
The Audi RS 6 Avant showcases a Central Locking System “Keyless” Entry,” providing you a quick way to unlock, start, and drive your car.
You can lock and unlock it by touching the exterior door handles and start the engine by stepping on the brake pedal. You can also open the luggage compartment separately, even when the vehicle is locked.
The head-up display is a technological feature that projects necessary information and notifications to the driver.
From the driver assistance systems navigation or the driver information system’s RS menu, displayed onto the windshield screen in the driver’s direct field of vision, this can be activated using the button beside the light switch.
It includes a height-adjustable feature and a good contrast multicolored display, resulting in a minimal distraction from the road.
4-zone Deluxe Air Conditioning
The 4-zone deluxe air conditioning provides separate temperature controls for each passenger inside the cabin. Digital display controls are available for both driver and front passenger, while the rear side ventilation controls are in the center console.
It’s also designed to electronically regulate air temperature, airflow, and distribution at three optional levels: gentle, medium, and intensive.
Comfort Power Seats
The Power Seat comes with a comfort memory package providing a whole new comfort level, with fore/aft, height and squab, and backrest angle setting.
These comfort power seats offer generous seating comfort for both seats in the front and store individual sitting configuration and steering wheels and mirror preferences.
Audi RS 6 Avant allows you to utilize digital technology rather than the analog one to listen to your favorite digital radio stations. DAB digital radio tuner provides several benefits.
This includes a broader range of stations on the move, unique digital-only content, clearer sound quality, and news or traffic updates without interrupting the audio stream.
Multi-function Steering Wheel
The flat-bottom steering wheel comes in a 3-spoke design that makes grip stronger when steering, offering comfort and style. It also includes a multi-function feature for that intuitive control over different vehicle functions through the MMI navigation and MMI touch.
Exterior of the Audi RS 6 Avant
Glossy Black Appearance
This feature is a bundle of different exterior elements polished in high-gloss black stylings, such as the spoilers and inserts. The radiator grille frame, windows, and mirror housings also highlight stark details and further enhance its muscled features.
To match the supercar’s dynamic driving style, Audi designed their RS 6 Avant with high-performance 22-inch alloy wheels finished in glossy black. It ensures that the supercar offers maximum quality and unvarying road grip even after kilometers of ride.
Providing an improved dynamic performance, the roof spoiler mounted on top of the Audi RS 6 Avant impresses you with its black paint coating. A total head-turner as it contours the vehicle’s body, creating a more aggressive and sporty look while also improving the overall airflow around your car.
Panoramic Glass Sunroof
In improving the interior ambiance through efficient ventilation, the panoramic sunroof consists of two sections – electrical activation to raise and open the front glass section. Its tinted glass inserts give more regulated sunlight entering, while closing/opening it is smoothly accessible via vehicle key.
Power Tailgate Closing
This car is all about convenience for family utility. It features a power closing system in the tailgate/trunk lid without holding the door handles.
You can access control over your remote key or move your foot in a kicking motion below the rear bumper, causing the luggage compartment lid to swing open automatically upon detection.
Delivering enhanced visibility at night, the Headlamp Washer maximizes the light beam emitted by your bulb. It alleviates refraction, especially during unfavorable weather conditions that cause dirt and grime to your headlight encasement.
Audi RS 6 Avant Specifications
- Comfort and Sound pack
- Center armrest in front
- Power-adjustable lumbar support in front seats
- Power seat adjustment for both front seats, driver seat with memory feature
- Seat ventilation in the front
- Sports seats in front
- Dashboard and door trim panel multipiece, single-color, multi-colored
- Extended Leather package
- Scuff plates in door sills (illuminated)
- Seat trim covers in leather
- Electric steering wheel adjustment
- Flat-bottom steering wheel 3-spoke with multi-function
- Extended LED interior Light Pack – multi-colored
- Auto-dimming rear-view mirror
- Central locking system, “Keyless Entry.”
- 4-Zone deluxe air conditioning
- Audi Virtual Cockpit
- 22-inch Alloy wheels
- HD Matrix LED headlamps with Audi laser light with dynamic light design and dynamic turn signal (RS-specific animation and darkened)
- Headlight washer system
- Black roof rails
- Front spoiler with passages for brake cooling (black)
- Glossy black appearance pack
- Roof spoiler
- Panoramic glass sunroof
- Electric mirrors electric adjust/auto dimming/heated/folding/memory
- Power door closure
- Tailgate/trunk lid power closing
Safety & Technology
- Tyre pressure monitoring system
- Wheel bolts with theft protection and loose wheel warning
- Adaptive cruise control
- Camera and/or distance sensor (driver assistance system)
- City Assist Pack
- Head-up display
- Lane departure warning including emergency assist
- Parking Assist with Parking aid plus front and rearview camera system and two side cameras
- Quattro with Sport differential
- RS Sports exhaust system
- RS sport suspension plus with dynamic ride control
- Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System
- Audi Music Interface in the rear
- DAB digital radio
Additional Options (Included)
- Decorative inserts, Carbon Twill
- VORSPRUNG Package
- Exterior mirrors – bodycolor
- RS ceramic brakes – Grey
Technical Data of the Audi RS 6 Avant
|Engine||Twin Turbo V8|
|Engine Capacity||3,996 cc|
|Max Output||600 PS / 6000 – 6250 rpm|
|Max Torque||800 Nm / 2050 – 4500 rpm|
|Acceleration||3.6 s (0-100km/h)|
|Top Speed||280 km/h|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||4,939mm x 1,886mm x 1,457mm|
|Fuel Tank capacity|
Audi RS 6 Avant Reviews
Check out what others say about the new Audi RS 6 Avant!
“With performance chops to spare and a properly luxurious interior that can hold more than you’d expect, there’s a good reason why people fawn over the RS6.”
Read the full review by CNET
“Audi’s fast five-door family estate now has more brains to go with all that brawn, making it a consummate all-rounder.”
Read the full review by Topgear
“The 2020 Audi RS6 Avant isn’t going to singlehandedly make wagons great again—or more specifically, popular again—but it’s a great one. And one that enthusiasts of a certain means will no doubt enjoy, especially when they have a canyon road handy.”
Read the full review by MotorTrend
“The Audi RS6 has always been the smart RS choice in the Audi range. Now, it’s just better.”
Read the full review by CarAdvice
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History of Audi RS 6 Avant
In 1993, the RS 2 Avant entered the auto world as the first Audi RS car to kick off the success story of the high-performance Audi models that continues to this day. Audi of America is delighted to announce the RS 6 Avant ‘RS Tribute edition,’ exclusive to 25 units, for its 25th anniversary, in recognition of the RS 2 Avant.
The “RS” markings come from the German version: RennSport – translated literally as “racing sport” and is Audi’s ultimate high-performance trim level, set a significant step above the “S” model specification of Audi’s standard model range. Like all Audi “RS” variants, the RS 6 is the pioneer of Audi’s newest and most innovative engineering and technology. It could be described as a halo car, with the latest RS 6 Performance having the most powerful internal combustion engine of all Audi models, with the same power and torque as the physically bigger Audi S8 Plus.
The Audi RS 6 is a high-performance modified version of the Audi A6 range manufactured by the high-performance subsidiary Audi Sport GmbH for Audi AG, a division of the Volkswagen Group. The RS 6’s first and second versions were both offered in Avant and Saloon versions. On the other hand, the third and fourth generation were only available as Avant.
The RS 6 Avant is a powerful vehicle. Powered by an impressive 4.0L TFSI twin-turbo V8 engine, it delivers 591hp and 590lb-ft of torque. It competes with many sports cars from a performance standpoint, and it is capable of shooting from 0 to 60 in just 3.5 seconds.
Audi has a fantastic reputation as one of the most reliable manufacturers of sports cars. One of the best selling points of the Audi RS 6 Avant is its cargo capacity. The car comes with five seats with plenty of space in the back for the family, and one of the most significant advantages of owning an Audi RS 6 Avant car is that you get a big trunk.
Audi RS 6 Avant FAQ
How many seats does the Audi RS 6 Avant have?
The Audi RS 6 Avant seats five, and because of its long-wheelbase feature, occupants from the back won’t feel hemmed.
How many cc/power does the Audi RS 6 Avant have?
The Audi RS 6 Avant comes with a Twin Turbo V8 engine with a 3,996 cc engine capacity. This powerplant allows the delivery of a maximum output of 600 PS and 800 Nm of torque.
What is the top speed of the Audi RS 6 Avant?
The Audi RS 6 Avant uses an 8-speed Tiptronic transmission gearbox that allows the supercar to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.6 seconds, with a top speed of 280 km/h.
What is its fuel efficiency?
The Audi RS 6 Avant has a fuel tank capacity of 19.3-litres and has a fuel consumption of 7.2 km/L with an 8-speed Tiptronic transmission.
Where can I view the Audi RS 6 Avant?