Comparison between:
• Audi S6 Avant (C7 facelift 2016) 4.0 TFSI V8 Quattro S Tronic (petrol, 2016)
• Audi S6 Avant (C7) 4.0 TFSI V8 Quattro S Tronic (petrol, 2012)
• Audi S6 Avant (4F,C6 facelift 2008) 5.2 FSI V10 Quattro Tiptronic (petrol, 2008)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerAudiAudiAudi
SeriesS6S6S6
ModelAvant (C7 facelift 2016) 4.0 TFSI V8 Quattro S TronicAvant (C7) 4.0 TFSI V8 Quattro S TronicAvant (4F,C6 facelift 2008) 5.2 FSI V10 Quattro Tiptronic
First year of production201620122008
Last year of production-20142010

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typestation wagon (estate, combi)station wagon (estate, combi)station wagon (estate, combi)
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2917.00 mm (millimeters)
9.57 ft (feet)
114.84 in (inches)
2.9170 m (meters)
2916.00 mm (millimeters)
9.57 ft (feet)
114.80 in (inches)
2.9160 m (meters)
2847.00 mm (millimeters)
9.34 ft (feet)
112.09 in (inches)
2.8470 m (meters)
Front track1615.00 mm (millimeters)
5.30 ft (feet)
63.58 in (inches)
1.6150 m (meters)
1627.00 mm (millimeters)
5.34 ft (feet)
64.06 in (inches)
1.6270 m (meters)
1608.00 mm (millimeters)
5.28 ft (feet)
63.31 in (inches)
1.6080 m (meters)
Rear track1607.00 mm (millimeters)
5.27 ft (feet)
63.27 in (inches)
1.6070 m (meters)
1618.00 mm (millimeters)
5.31 ft (feet)
63.70 in (inches)
1.6180 m (meters)
1588.00 mm (millimeters)
5.21 ft (feet)
62.52 in (inches)
1.5880 m (meters)
Length4942.00 mm (millimeters)
16.21 ft (feet)
194.57 in (inches)
4.9420 m (meters)
4934.00 mm (millimeters)
16.19 ft (feet)
194.25 in (inches)
4.9340 m (meters)
4938.00 mm (millimeters)
16.20 ft (feet)
194.41 in (inches)
4.9380 m (meters)
Width1874.00 mm (millimeters)
6.15 ft (feet)
73.78 in (inches)
1.8740 m (meters)
1874.00 mm (millimeters)
6.15 ft (feet)
73.78 in (inches)
1.8740 m (meters)
1864.00 mm (millimeters)
6.12 ft (feet)
73.39 in (inches)
1.8640 m (meters)
Height1436.00 mm (millimeters)
4.71 ft (feet)
56.54 in (inches)
1.4360 m (meters)
1446.00 mm (millimeters)
4.74 ft (feet)
56.93 in (inches)
1.4460 m (meters)
1446.00 mm (millimeters)
4.74 ft (feet)
56.93 in (inches)
1.4460 m (meters)
Ground clearance---
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity565.0 l (liters)
19.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.56 m3 (cubic meters)
565000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
565.0 l (liters)
19.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.56 m3 (cubic meters)
565000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
565.0 l (liters)
19.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.56 m3 (cubic meters)
565000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1680.0 l (liters)
59.33 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.68 m3 (cubic meters)
1680000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1680.0 l (liters)
59.33 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.68 m3 (cubic meters)
1680000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1660.0 l (liters)
58.62 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.66 m3 (cubic meters)
1660000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1960 kg (kilograms)
4321.06 lbs (pounds)
1950 kg (kilograms)
4299.01 lbs (pounds)
1970 kg (kilograms)
4343.11 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2590 kg (kilograms)
5709.97 lbs (pounds)
2580 kg (kilograms)
5687.93 lbs (pounds)
2600 kg (kilograms)
5732.02 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank75.0 l (liters)
16.50 UK gal (UK gallons)
19.81 US gal (US gallons)
75.0 l (liters)
16.50 UK gal (UK gallons)
19.81 US gal (US gallons)
80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrolpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemdirect injectiondirect injectiondirect injection
Engine model---
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement3993 cc (cubic centimeters)3993 cc (cubic centimeters)5204 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturboturbonaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.10 : 110.10 : 112.50 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engineV engineV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)8 (eight)10 (ten)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)84.50 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.33 in (inches)
0.0845 m (meters)
84.50 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.33 in (inches)
0.0845 m (meters)
84.50 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.33 in (inches)
0.0845 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)89.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.50 in (inches)
0.0890 m (meters)
89.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.50 in (inches)
0.0890 m (meters)
92.80 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.65 in (inches)
0.0928 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power450 hp (horse power)
335.6 kW (kilowatts)
456.3 ps (metric horsepower)
420 hp (horse power)
313.2 kW (kilowatts)
425.8 ps (metric horsepower)
435 hp (horse power)
324.4 kW (kilowatts)
441.0 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5800 - 6400 rpm (revolutions per minute)5500 - 6400 rpm (revolutions per minute)6800 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque550 Nm (newton meters)
56.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
405.7 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
550 Nm (newton meters)
56.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
405.7 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
540 Nm (newton meters)
55.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
398.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1400 - 5700 rpm (revolutions per minute)1400 - 5200 rpm (revolutions per minute)3000 - 4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM---
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.60 s (seconds)4.70 s (seconds)5.30 s (seconds)
Maximum speed250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.320.310.34

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)13.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.95 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.54 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
17.55 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.64 mpl (miles per liter)
7.46 km/l (kilometers per liter)
13.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.95 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.54 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
17.55 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.64 mpl (miles per liter)
7.46 km/l (kilometers per liter)
18.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
4.07 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
4.89 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
12.71 mpg (miles per gallon)
3.36 mpl (miles per liter)
5.41 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)7.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.56 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.88 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.13 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.75 mpl (miles per liter)
14.08 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.65 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.98 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
31.36 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.28 mpl (miles per liter)
13.33 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.00 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.40 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.85 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.83 mpl (miles per liter)
10.99 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)9.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.07 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.02 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.61 mpl (miles per liter)
10.64 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.13 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.56 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.25 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.41 mpl (miles per liter)
10.31 km/l (kilometers per liter)
12.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.77 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.33 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
18.67 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.93 mpl (miles per liter)
7.94 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO VIEURO VEURO IV
Catalytic converter---
CO2 emissions219 - 224 g/km (grammes per kilometer)226 g/km (grammes per kilometer)299 g/km (grammes per kilometer)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model7 S tronic7 S tronic6 Tiptronic
Type of transmissionautomaticautomaticautomatic
Number of automatic gears7 (seven)7 (seven)6 (six)
Number of manual gears---
Final drive ratio---
Drive typefour-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringelectricelectric-
Turning circle diameter11.90 m (meters)
39.04 ft (feet)
468.50 in (inches)
11.90 m (meters)
39.04 ft (feet)
468.50 in (inches)
11.90 m (meters)
39.04 ft (feet)
468.50 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - multi-link suspension - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- tie-rod
- independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- tie-rod
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- trapezoidal link
- independent suspension
- trapezoidal link
- independent suspension
- trapezoidal link

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discsventilated discsventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size8.5J X 198.5J X 198.5J X 18
Tyre code255/40 R19255/40 R19255/40 R18