The next version of the Audi A6 has been spotted screening in a camouflage wrap prior to going on sale in 2019. It’ll have far more modern-day styling than the present car, a brand-new series of engines and Audi’s latest version of the Virtual Cockpit infotainment system.
The existing A6 is the earliest Audi model on sale and is starting to look somewhat dated. This replacement should repair that with sharper bodywork and brand-new LED headlights which are similar to the ones fitted to the new A7. The grille is broader and the bumper looks new too. Around the back, the A7’s influence stretches to the rear lights, which have actually redesigned LED sections and might have a light bar that stretches across the boot cover. The general shape is similar to the outgoing car, however will be more aerodynamic to improve emissions and performance. Expect it to be a little larger than the present A6, which should improve legroom and boot space.
Inside the current A6 is still an extremely nice location to be, but more recent alternatives have eclipsed it in regards to materials and technology. It’ll borrow bits from the elegant brand-new A7 and A8, including Audi’s newest Virtual Cockpit infotainment screen that puts necessary info where traditional rev-counter and speedo dials would be.
The brand-new 2019 Audi A6 interior will be more glamorous than the present version too, with more premium materials dotted throughout the cabin and extensive personalisation choices. It’ll also provide a great deal of safety technology consisting of self-governing emergency braking, a threat sensing system and a drowsiness sensor that can inform if a driver is unconscious. You can likewise expect the A6 to provide minimal self-driving capability when it goes on sale in 2019.
The new 2019 Audi A6 will come with a range of diesel engines, including 2.0-litre four-cylinder engines and 3.0-litre six-cylinder systems producing between 190hp and 325hp. They’ll be extremely effective, and will be joined by a number of 2.0-litre fuel engines. S6 and RS6 performance petrol models will get here a few years after the basic car– the latter will utilize the 4.0-litre V8 likewise discovered in the Porsche Panamera Turbo and RS7.
At the other end of the spectrum, a plug-in hybrid model is expected to be readily available from launch. Anticipate it to use a 2.0-litre gas engine mated to an electric motor, with a combined power output of around 300hp. A completely electrical model might likewise remain in the pipeline.
The 2019 Audi A6 will go on sale in 2019, and rates could rise slightly over the current model. Entry-level models will cost from around ₤ 35,000, increasing to practically ₤ 85,000 for the RS6 prior to any alternatives are ticked.