The Audi A6 and Audi S6 concept have become one of the most popular luxury sedan concepts on the international market, and with each new model, we’ve seen some amazing innovations. All that Audi continues to pack into both the A6 and S6 have helped re-class the entire luxury car industry bringing it to where it is today. Now, as we look towards the upcoming 2018 Audi A6 and 2018 Audi S6 it’ll be interesting to see what competitors such as BMW, Infiniti, and Mercedes due to compete.
The 2018 Audi A6 and S6 will once again be premium, high-end sedans offering all of the finer points of life on wheels. When looking at the changes over the years, we continually see some of the top features that have become the commitment to Audi’s success, and we’re expecting more of the same with the new 2018 models.
In the following preview, we detail all there is to know about the new 2018 Audi A6 and 2018 Audi S6 specs, features, price, and release date.
2018 Audi A6 and 2018 Audi S6 Specs and Features
The specs and features of the 2018 A6 and 2018 S6 will once again bring out the very best of what a luxury sedan should be. With rumoured improvements over the 2017 model which includes improved steering, more legroom in the backseat, more storage option, better 360-degree visibility, and a distinct styling pattern when comparing them to other 2018 Audi sedans.
One of the biggest differences between the 2018 and 2017 models will be an exterior redesign. We’re hearing rumours that Audi intends on giving both the A6 and S6 more of a modern look while helping make them more distinct than other Audi sedans. This has been one of the biggest complaints with the current model as it holds a striking resemblance with other Audi sedans.
Some of the most notable optional and standard features will include Audi Connect for wireless internet and tethering, music streaming, hands-free calling, steering wheel controls, customizable dash options, intuitive touchscreen display, voice activated navigation, premium interior trim options, comfortable front seats, lightning-fast multimedia entertainment, AWD, five-person seating, backup camera, and plenty of safety features.
Under the hood, rumours on the engine specs include a 4-cylinder 2.0 litre 255-hp, 3.0 litre 240-hp and around 335-hp engine option in the A6. The S6 will boast a much larger engine coming in with a 4.0 litre 450-hp along with a 7 and 8-speed transmission between the two. Gas mileage will be slightly better than the 2017 models with the A6 getting an estimated 21-26MPG/city and 31-40MPG/highway while the S6 will get around 19MPG/city and 28MPG/highway.
2018 Audi A6 and 2018 Audi S6 Price and Release Date
The launch price of both the 2018 A6 and S6 will be indicative of a luxury sedan, which will be at the middle to high end of the spectrum. The A6 will be the cheaper model while the S6 will be much more expensive coming in well over $70,000 fully loaded. Below, we have all the pricing details for both 2018 models.
|2018 Audi A6 Price||Starting at $46,700|
|2018 Audi S6 Price||Starting at $71,400|
The expected release date for both the 2018 A6 and S6 will be announced during the 2017 spring or summer at Audi’s annual launch event. If the past repeats itself, we should see availability for sales start during Q4 of 2017 to Q1 of 2018 which has been the launch pattern of previous year’s Audi cars and trucks. We hearing rumours that Audi has no intention of changing their annual launch cycle which is pretty comparable to other manufacturers.
We’ll continue to update this review on all rumours and confirmations on the 2018 Audi A6 and 2018 S6 specs, features, price, and release date info.