Once again, the Audi A6 is expected to undergo its mid-cycle update in its 2016 model. This car will get some few changes in its interior, improved engines and transmission and modern infotainment system. There will be some few sharper lines added to its body while its grille will become a bit rigid that before. Its headlights will be sharper and the exhaust pipe will acquire a new design. The expected changes on the 2016 Audi A6 will be minimal such that only true Audi enthusiasts will identify them. This car will also utilize Audi’s dynamic LED headlights, but for overseas buyers, there will be an option of Matrix LED headlights.
2016 AUDI A6: EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
Its’ fantastic exterior will cause people to get attracted to it. This exterior of 2016 Audi A6 will be based on the central lines which are seen in the Audi Allroad Shooting Brake concept, but this car will also include some details utilized on the current A7 and A8 models. Its front will feature a redesigned grille and headlights which will be made in accordance with the trending Audi look. Its rear will be made to appear more modest since the rear bumper and the taillights will be redesigned to make the 2016 Audi A6 model look gentle and calm. However, this car will maintain its current size and shape especially because it will utilize the same chassis used in making the current model. Also, this machine will be based on the MLB platform which utilizes light weight materials thus enabling the car to acquire increased fuel economy and better performance.
As for its interior, the upcoming 2016 Audi A6 will get a refreshed cabin. Currently, the cabin changes remain unknown. Nevertheless, rumors have it that it will come with top notch features made of high quality materials. Also, the equipments inside this car are expected to be added to include the latest generation of MMI infotainment system. Its seats are expected to offer great comfort. In terms of its leg room, it is believed to remain the same since its chassis is not going to be altered.
2016 AUDI A6: ENGINE AND OPTIONS
2016 Audi A6 is expected to utilize engines similar to those in the outgoing model. Its base engine will be the 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 which produces 220 horsepower. Is second engine option will be the 3.0-liter TFSI which currently generates 310 horsepower. In terms of its diesel engine option, the 2016 Audi A6 will get a 3.0-liter TDI engine which produces 240 horsepower. As for its transmission, there will be a standard continuously variable transmission (CVT) with another eight speed automatic gearbox as a second option. As for its drive mode, the front wheel will be its standard option while the all wheel drive will be an additional most expensive option. However, the above engines might be used as they are now, or they might be improved for better fuel efficiency and power output.
2016 Audi A6: Price, Release Date and Competitors
Its release is scheduled to take place by the end of 2015. When it comes to price, it is believed to be close to that of the current model. Therefore, 2016 Audi A6 will cost about $ 40 000 for its base version, while the higher models will cost about $ 57 550 and above. Competitors of new model on market will be: BMW 5-Series and Mercedes Benz CLS-Class.