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Compare Audi S3 (8Y) Sedan vs Audi S6 C6

Reviews

Neoscore
50%
77%
Pros
  • Decent performance
  • Good 0.28 drag coefficient
  • Rare occasion S6 sedan looks better the the wagon
  • High-revving V10
  • Superb suspension setupGood towing capacity
Cons
  • Only available with small engines
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • High maintenance drivetrain
  • Very nose heavy
  • Very high fuel consumption

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
325 L / 11.5 cu-ft
546 L / 19.3 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
10.0 L / 10.6 qt
12.0 L / 12.7 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
5.7 L / 6.0 qt
10.0 L / 10.6 qt
Fuel Capacity
55.0 L / 14.5 gal
80.0 L / 21.1 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
520 kg / 1146 lbs
580 kg / 1279 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Independent on trapezoidal lever
Tire Size
225/40 R 18 92 Y XL
265/35 R19
Turning Circle
11.1 m / 36.4 ft
11.9 m / 39.0 ft

Construction

Body Style
4-door Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Size | Height
1415 mm / 55.7 in
1449 mm / 57.0 in
Size | Length
4504 mm / 177.3 in
4916 mm / 193.5 in
Size | Width
1816 mm / 71.5 in | 1984 mm / 78.1 in (mirror unfolded)
1864 mm / 73.4 in
Track Width | Front
1545.0 mm / 60.8 in
1596.0 mm / 62.8 in
Track Width | Rear
1519.0 mm / 59.8 in
1576.0 mm / 62.0 in
Weight
1505.0 kg / 3318.0 lbs
1910.0 kg / 4210.8 lbs
Wheel Size
8 J x 18
9J x 19
Wheelbase
2630 mm / 103.5 in
2847 mm / 112.1 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
4.8 sec
5.2 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
4.6 sec
4.9 sec
CO2 Emission
165 ~ 166 g/km
319 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.29
0.31
Fuel Economy
7.2 L/100km / 32.7 MPG (combined) | 9.1 L/100km / 25.8 MPG (urban) | 6.2 L/100km / 37.9 MPG (highway)
13.4 L/100km / 17.6 MPG (combined) | 19.7 L/100km / 11.9 MPG (urban) | 9.7 L/100km / 24.2 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2100 kg / 4630 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 2100 kg / 4630 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
EURO 6
Euro 4
Engine
DNF
BXA
Engine | Bore
82.5 mm / 3.2 in
84.5 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
9.3:1
12.5:1
Engine | Displacement
2.0 L / 121.1 cu-in / 1984.0 cc
5.2 L / 317.6 cu-in / 5204.0 cc
Engine | Power
310.0 hp / 231.2 kW @ 5450-6500 rpm
435.0 hp / 324.4 kW @ 6800 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
156.2 hp/L / 2.6 hp/cu-in
83.6 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.8 mm / 3.7 in
92.8 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 2000-5450 rpm
540 Nm / 398.3 lb-ft @ 3000-4000 rpm
Engine | Type
Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Naturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol V10 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
7-speed
6-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic S tronic
Automatic Tiptronic

Production

Availability
2020
2006 ~ 2010
Debut
2020-08-11
Made In
Germany
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