With the upcoming 2018 Audi S6, the German automotive giant aims to further its legacy and philosophy of delivering exceptionally luxurious vehicles, with great performance. Although still unreleased, the newest S6 is already one of the most wanted and talked about luxury sedans in the automotive world. This is not surprising, given the fact that the car will excel at offering all the fine points, and features of a high-end sedan. With its uncompromising looks and high-end features, it will be interesting to see how the new S6 will stack up against its closest competition from Mercedes, Infiniti and BMW.
2018 Audi S6 – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
For starters, the new 2018 Audi S6 will be noticeably lengthier than previous variants. With this modification, Audi aims to address some of the criticism aimed at previous models, specifically about the available space. Due to its bigger size, the 2018 S6 will provide much more legroom and headroom, as well as more extensive storage options.
Audi has also decided to inject some freshness into the new car, by giving it a slight redesign and enhanced looks. While previous models looked quite similar to one another, the upcoming Audi S6 2018 will feature distinctive changes. These changes will add to the more aggressive and sporty look of the car, while preserving its luxurious, sedan flavor. Some notable changes include a revamped grille, more aerodynamic lines, and a sleeker set of headlights and tail lights.
When it comes to the interior of the 2018 Audi S6, there is not much difference in the overall philosophical approach. Audi has always excelled at providing the drivers and the passengers, with maximum comfort and convenience. As is the case with the exterior, the interior of the 2018 Audi S6, also aims to impress with its elegant design, while providing as much functionality and assistance, the driver and passengers might need. As mentioned above, the length of the car will be extended, thus providing a lot of space and comfort.
The inside will also feature a lot of chrome and high-quality leather, as well as comfortable seats. In order to provide enhanced driving assistance, the new S6 will come equipped with a new set of parking cameras, a voice activated navigation system, steering wheel controls, and customization dash options. The infotainment suite will include Audi Connect, for wireless Internet connectivity, a touch-screen multimedia system, and a top notch sound system.
2018 Audi S6 – Under the hood
The engine used for the upcoming 2018 Audi S6, will be a 4.0-liter, TFSI twin turbo V8 engine. This engine is capable of generating an amazing 450 hp at 5.800 rpm, and a max torque of 406 lb-ft @ 1400 rpm. It will come paired with a 7-speed, dual clutch automatic transmission, and will feature cylinder deactivation for improved fuel economy. With these specs, the car will be capable of reaching a top speed of 153 mph, and will go 0-62 mph in 3.9 seconds. The estimated fuel efficiency is rated at 18 mpg in cities, and 27 mpg on highways.
2018 Audi S6 – Price and Release Date
Although Audi is yet to announce the release date for the upcoming 2018 Audi S6, experts believe, that the car will hit the market in the second half of 2017. It will come with a base price of 71.850 $, or more, if purchased with additional, premium equipment options.