2012 Audi A6 Review
Audi has always been calmly raising its head only after many of the other companies give out their latest production plans. Audi is a well known German based auto manufacturing company with increasing popularity all around the world. The excellent engineering of Audi has come up with a luxurious 2012 Audi A6. A6 has always been in tough competition with BMW and Mercedes brands.
2012 Audi A6 is believed to be reposed on Audi’s latest development – ASF platform. It is nothing but aluminium and steel spaceframe. The combination of aluminium and steel contributes in offering stiffness and simultaneously reducing its body weight upto almost half. Steel is used for building major body parts whereas aluminium is used in door panels and modular front. This will offer a balanced weight distribution. This ASF platform resulting in reduced body weight is expected to improve fuel efficiency. The front comes equipped with wide grille. It will be based on 115 inches wheelbase which is believed to be longer than the present model but 3 inches smaller than BMW’s 5 series.
2012 Audi A6 offers good choice in motors. It comes with 2 kinds of motors. The base version is expected to have 2.7 liter and V-6 (6 cylinder) engine with the capacity of generating 201 horsepower. And the top version of 2012 A6 is likely to offer 4.2 liter and V-8 engine (8 cylinder) engine which is capable of producing 372 horsepower. The two diesel engine mechanisms with 2.7 liter and 6 cylinder motor generating 185 horsepower and 3.0 liter and 6 cylinder motor generating 238 horsepower are expected to arrive in near future. The base versions of 2012 Audi A6 is equipped with 7 geared speed box whereas the top versions will come equipped with 8 geared speed box. It comes with standard front wheel drive and facilitates the choice of four wheel drive mechanism. This mechanism adds to further improve fuel economy. It offers the satisfying mileage of 18 miles per gallon on city roads the mileage of 27 miles per gallon on highways.
2012 Audi A6 will come with standard safety features comprising of side curtain airbags and front airbags, electronic stability control to offer traction on slippery roads, cruise control, a touch screen navigation system and antilock four disc electronic brakes. It comes with the added safety locks feature.
The luxurious A6 is equipped with air conditioning system to control internal temperature thereby providing extra comfort while taking a pleasant ride. The sleek model has a capacity of comfortably accommodating 5 passengers. The seats are wrapped with classic leather and give the opportunity to choose the color among Amaretto, black, grey and Beige. The trunk room is generously spacious with 15.9 cubic feet. This does not compromise on passenger space. 2012 Audi A6 offers the wide range of choices for exterior colors. Buyer can choose the desired color out of 10 available options.
2012 Audi A6 is a luxurious mid-size sedan which is expected to ride on roads by March 2012.