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2015 Audi A6 facelift introduced

The 2015 Audi A6 facelift lineup has been fully revealed today and it comes with a series of enhancements. Two economical ultra-badged models will be offered, one with a 1.8 TFSI engine and the other with a 2.0 TDI. The gasoline-running model A6/A6 Avant will have a fuel consumption of 5.7 liters / 100 km with corresponding CO2 emissions of 133 g/km whereas the diesel is going to consume 4.2 liters / 100 km and emit 109 g/km of CO2. Those who order the TDI ultra model will also receive glass fiber-reinforced polymer springs which are 4.4 kg lighter than the conventional ones. It should be mentioned both A6/A6 Avant ultra models are equipped with a new S tronic gearbox.

2015 Audi A6 Avant
2015 Audi A6 Avant

A 3.0 TDI clean diesel engine is available across the 2015 Audi A6 family with 218 PS and 272 PS in the single-turbo variant whereas the bi-turbo configuration lifts output to 320 PS. Moreover, in the 3.0 TDI competition A6 & A6 Avant it generates a massive 326 PS and for a limited amount of time it offers 346 PS.

2015 Audi A6 allroad quattro
2015 Audi A6 allroad quattro

The entire A6 lineup is offered with three TFSI and five TDI engines which all meet stringent Euro 6 emissions. Design-wise, the styling updates are moderate and include a tweaked singleframe grille, different bumpers, reworked headlights and taillights along with the possibility of selecting LED or matrix LED headlights equipped with dynamic turn signals.

2015 Audi A6
2015 Audi A6

The 2015 Audi A6 facelift is scheduled to go on sale this fall and in Germany it will carry a starting price of 38,400 euros for the base A6 sedan equipped with the 1.8 TFSI engine. For more money clients can get ventilated front seats with massage function, sensor-controlled automatic tailgate, power luggage compartment and MMI Navigation Plus with MMI touch.

Adrian Padeanu

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