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Compare Audi S6 C5 [AT] vs Audi S6 C6

Reviews

Neo score
73%
77%
Pros
  • Elegant yet sporty styling
  • Good fit and finish without gimmicks
  • Naturally-aspirated V8
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Good towing capacity
  • Rare occasion S6 sedan looks better the the wagon
  • High-revving V10
  • Superb suspension setupGood towing capacity
Cons
  • The Avant looked arguably better
  • Very high fuel consumption
  • Weak automatic transmission
  • High maintenance drivetrain
  • Very nose heavy
  • Very high fuel consumption

Price

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Variants

AT
MT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
434 L / 15.3 cu-ft
546 L / 19.3 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
11.0 L / 11.6 qt
12.0 L / 12.7 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
7.5 L / 7.9 qt
10.0 L / 10.6 qt
Fuel Capacity
82.0 L / 21.7 gal
80.0 L / 21.1 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
540 kg / 1190 lbs
580 kg / 1279 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Suspension | Front
Multi-link
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Independent on trapezoidal lever
Independent on trapezoidal lever
Tire Size
255/40 R17
265/35 R19
Turning Circle
11.7 m / 38.3 ft
11.9 m / 39.0 ft

Construction

Body Style
4-door Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Size | Height
1443 mm / 56.8 in
1449 mm / 57.0 in
Size | Length
4833 mm / 190.3 in
4916 mm / 193.5 in
Size | Width
1850 mm / 72.8 in
1864 mm / 73.4 in
Track Width | Front
1578.0 mm / 62.1 in
1596.0 mm / 62.8 in
Track Width | Rear
1590.0 mm / 62.6 in
1576.0 mm / 62.0 in
Weight
1760.0 kg / 3880.1 lbs
1910.0 kg / 4210.8 lbs
Wheel Size
8J x 17
9J x 19
Wheelbase
2759 mm / 108.6 in
2847 mm / 112.1 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
6.7 sec
5.2 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
6.4 sec
4.9 sec
CO2 Emission
343 g/km
319 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.34
0.31
Fuel Economy
14.3 L/100km / 16.4 MPG (combined) | 21.8 L/100km / 10.8 MPG (urban) | 10.1 L/100km / 23.3 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)
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 (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 4
Engine
ANK, AQJ
BXA
Engine | Bore
84.5 mm / 3.3 in
84.5 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
11.0:1
12.5:1
Engine | Displacement
4.2 L / 254.6 cu-in / 4172.0 cc
5.2 L / 317.6 cu-in / 5204.0 cc
Engine | Power
340.0 hp / 253.5 kW @ 7000 rpm
435.0 hp / 324.4 kW @ 6800 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
81.5 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in
83.6 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
93.0 mm / 3.7 in
92.8 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
420 Nm / 309.8 lb-ft @ 3400 rpm
540 Nm / 398.3 lb-ft @ 3000-4000 rpm
Engine | Type
Naturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 5 values per cylinder
Naturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol V10 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
5-speed
6-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic Tiptronic
Automatic Tiptronic

Production

Availability
1999 ~ 2003
2006 ~ 2010
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