2016 Audi A6 Release Date, Price, Specs, Interior – The Audi Car Company is at it again with the planned release of the new 2016 Audi A6. The new 2016 Audi A6 version spots a few but significant tweaks. With Audi car enthusiasts eagerly awaiting its release, the new version 2016 Audi A6 promises no disappointments to its consumer base.
This new A6 version is rumored to have a great improvement in all aspects from the engine to the appearance to the transmission and fuel economy. The four-door sedan comes with a sleek body and a breathe taking interior redesign.
It has a five star NHTSA safety rating, an average 32MPG and 285HP. Below is an in depth description review of the Audi A6 that digs deep into the specifications.
2016 AUDI A6 Exterior
Even with the minor modifications of the 2016 Audi A6’s exterior, it borrows extensively from the Prologue concept car, meaning the body edges are a bit sharper, a lower and wider body with a more aggressive approach to the executive sedan. The final model design will be revealed to the public by the butt end of 2016.
Also, the 2016 Audi A6 will have dynamic LED turn indicators fitted with Audi’s Matrix LED headlight technology as an option. Another exterior change is the slight restyling of the body lines. The grille also exhibits a slight alteration to give it a more stern appearance while the headlights and exhaust design are also restyled to add up to the vehicle’s aggressive styling, even though it is not significantly or necessarily eye-catching.
The exterior varies version after version. Headlights are now with LED technology which has an option for gradual illumination, plus the bumpers have been restyled. Single frame grille and the shape of the rear and front bumpers have also been changed.
2016 AUDI A6 Interior
As is expected, the interior of the 2016 Audi A6 is spacious similar to the previous versions with 14.1 cubic feet of trunk space for extra comfort. The new infotainment system has been upgraded with a faster processor and can be dichotomized with Audi’s MMI touch system or the MMI navigation plus system which is accompanied by the brand’s high-speed LTE data transfer with its Audi connect system.
It also has a new interior trim that come with new color schemes. Some of the safety features as well as the driver’s aid systems have also been elevated, while some variants have been fitted with fiber springs to replace the common steel springs. This presents more quality and sheds overall weight of the vehicle making it slightly lighter than the previous version.
To sweeten the deal, the 2016 Audi A6 comes with a variety of tech equipment options. Users can now get a full Google Maps integration in their navigation screen display where they can watch the maps. The interior also has a mobile 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hotspot, a heads up display, a rear camera with the projected trajectory of a vehicle and more.
.2016 AUDI A6 Engine
From the engine’s aspect, the 2016 Audi A6 comes in different variations depending on customer demand. The base option comes with a 1.8-liter TFSI engine for most of the European market but for the US market an upgrade to the 2.0-liter TFSI unit that yields approximately 252 HP and 273 pounds of torque, is very likely.
Also there are 3.0-liter supercharged V-6 TDI that has 333 HP and 325 lb-ft of torque and TFSI engines that will continue to be available with some upgrades. The new 2016 A6 will be fitted in the 3.0t Premium Plus trim version and won’t be fitted with a CVT, but, instead it will present three transmission choices which include 6-speed manual and to automatic options including 7-speed S-tronic and 8-speed tiptronic.
The Sport’s Prestige rendition has additionally been altered to output 450 HP using a Quattro AWD and S tronic transmission. The old motors will be replaced with more current ones that are going to offer better fuel consumption while not altering then measure of output. The old 6 speed manual transmission type will be replaced with a new 8 velocity automatic which ought to keep the engine at its peak for more.
The previous 3 liter supercharged V6 engine is most likely going to be replaced with a twin-turbocharged unit which will present a comparable measure of force at 350 horsepower, however, a lot more torque at more than 400 lb-ft of it.
The vehicle will sprint from 0-60 is a record 8.7 seconds.
2016 AUDI A6 Price and Release Date
Due to the slight changes made on this version of the Audi brand from the previous 2015 version the price increase is very minimal and it might range from $44,000 to $50,000 for the base option and it is expected to hit the market sometime in the middle of this year.