Posted Apr 30th 2012 2:15PM
Finally, because it unveils the 2013 Audi S6 Release Date at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, Audi has provided all the main points, if not fulfilled our wagon dream. Currently that Audi has set the redesigned 2013 Audi A6 loose on the globe. It will flip its attention to the high-performance 2013 Audi S6. The S6 shares the new A6 chassis, gets a new, additional fuel-efficient engine and offers a canvas for all of Audi’s current tech mojo and innovation.
Both 2013 Audi S6 Release Date models (as well because the S7) are powered by Audi’s new twin-turbocharged, direct-injected 4.0-litre, DOHC, twin-turbo V-8, that produces 420 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque, the latter from simply 1400 rpm. That’s a bit less horsepower and a bit additional torque than the 435 hp and 398 lb-ft created by the detuned Lamborghini-sourced 5.2-liter V-10 within the previous 2013 Audi S6 Release Date. Even with quicker acceleration and currently returns 24 highway mpg. Additionally to being lighter and achieving max twist at lower revs, the V-8 is alleged to be a whopping 25 p.c additional fuel-efficient than the previous V-10.
At a comparatively dainty 4177 pounds (4299 for the 2013 Audi S6 Avant), the 2013 Audi S6 Release Date is roughly 300 pounds lighter than the outgoing automobile, and therefore the new A6’s design achieves a more-optimal front/rear weight distribution besides. Keeping all this off the bottom may be a normal adaptive air suspension system which will lower the ride height by up to 20 mm (on the 2013 Audi S6 Release Date) and an electromechanical power steering system, each totally programmable by the driving force, to the extent you’ll be able to combine and match dynamic settings on such things as steering and ride and therefore the engine management system.
The interior contains many delicate upgrades to feature a live of sportiness to the A6’s otherwise elegant furnishings, as well as aluminum shift paddles, metallic pedals and MMI controls, distinctive gauges, an aluminum shift lever, and a smattering of 2013 Audi S6 badges.
The 2013 Audi S6 Release Date also will carry the creature comforts and performance steroids obtainable on alternative S models. These embrace a sport-tuned adaptive air suspension with variable damping, the seven obtainable 19-inch or 20-inch wheel styles one chooses and driver help systems as well as adaptive cruise management, pre-collision warning, lane departure warning and night vision. A rear sport differential, carbon-ceramic brakes, adaptive LED headlights, parking assist with a 360-degree camera read, and massaging seats are obtainable. There is even a WiFi router possibility that turns the 2013 Audi S6 Sedan into a mobile hotspot, and a navigation system with touchpad and handwriting recognition.
As for 2013 Audi S6 Price, Audi hasn’t said however. Expect that – as well as what quantity of this kit is created obtainable to Americans – to be Audi S6 2013 revealed nearer to the beginning of sales in fall of 2012.
2013 Audi S6 Release Date Specifications
|Price: Not available||Type: Sports sedan/hatchback|
|Engine: 4.0-litre, DOHC, twin-turbo V-8||Horsepower/torque: 420 hp/405 lb-ft|
|Transmission: Seven-speed automatic||Drive: All-wheel|
|Fuel economy: Not available; premium gas||Wheels: 19-inch or 20-inch|