Audi A6 50 TDI Quattro S Line 4dr Tip Auto [Tech Pack] Review

Category: Luxury car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
4 doors
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RRP £54,535What Car? Target Price£50,830
Review

The A6 is quiet, comfortable, spacious and an impressive luxury car all round, even if it isn’t quite as enjoyable to drive as the class best

Stepping up to S line gets a stiffer suspension set-up (which we would actually recommend avoiding), along with bigger 19in wheels, a sporty bodykit and Matrix LED adaptive headlights.

This 282bhp 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine is even smoother than the four-cylinder 40 TDI and stronger across its entire rev range, but it's somewhat hamstrung by its eight-speed automatic gearbox, which is hugely reluctant to change down. Despite that, it manages 0-62mph in just 5.4sec and has official economy in the low 40s. It costs a fair bit extra to buy, though.


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Key information

Doors4
Seats5
0-62 MPH5.4 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

41.5

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

530

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

178

g/km

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