Audi RS6 C5 2002-2004 & C6 2008-2010 and C7 2012 on


April 19, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on February 28, 2016
Audi RS6 C5 Avant (2002-2004)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
4.7
0-100 mph
11.5
1/4 mile
13.2
BHP
444 @5700-6400rpm
Torque lbft
413 @1950-5500rpm
BHP per ton
238
Engine capacity CC/CU
4172/255
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbochargers x 2
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 40
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic (Tiptronic)
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
AWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
191
Width (in)
72.8
Height (in)
54.7
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4112
Additional Info: RS (Renn Sport) = (Racing Sport). Available as an estate (Avant) or saloon. Should use Super Unleaded only. DRC, EDL, ESP, ASR and ABS fitted. In 2004 a limited run of “RS6 Plus” cars were produced with 473bhp 0-60 in 4.4, 0-100 in 10.7, 1/4 mile in 12.5 and a top speed of 174mph.

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Audi RS6 C6 Avant (2008-2010)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited)
0-60 mph
4.4
1/4 mile
12.7
BHP
572 @6250-6700rpm
Torque lbft
479 @1500-6250rpm
BHP per ton
282
MPG
20/17
Engine capacity CC/CU
4991/205
Engine type
V10 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbochargers x 2
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 40
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic (Tiptronic)
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
AWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
194
Width (in)
74.4
Height (in)
57.5
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4464
Additional Info: RS (Renn Sport) = (Racing Sport). Available as an estate (Avant) or saloon. Should use Super Unleaded only. DRC, DSP, EDL, ESP, ASR, EDB and ABS fitted. Optional Ceramic Carbon Fibre-reinforced Silicon Carbide composite front brakes, with crabon discs.

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Audi RS6 Avant (2012)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited) 190 (unlimited)
0-60 mph
3.8
BHP
552 @5700-6700rpm
Torque lbft
516 @1750-5500rpm
MPG
29/24
Engine capacity CC/CU
3993/244
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbochargers x 2
Valve Type/No
DOHC 32
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
8
Wheels driven
4WD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
196
Width (in)
76.2
Height (in)
57.5
Additional Info: Engine now downsized to a 4.0 litre, but despite this, it’s actually faster to 60 than it’s predecessor. The engine is also designed to shut down the intake and exhaust valves of cylinders 2, 3, 5 and 8, until the driver needs to accelerate quickly. Limited to 155mph as standard, 174mph with the Dynamic pack and 190mph with a fully de-restricted Dynamic Plus box. Has Audi’s Quattro system, tiptronic shift with auto or manual use, sports suspension or adaptive air suspension options, carbon ceramic brakes, driver adjustable steering ratio, switchable sound flaps on the exhaust and a full complement of standard and optional exterior and interior packages. An RS6 Performance version was released in November 2015 with 596bhp/553lbft reducing the 0-60 time to 3.6 seconds.

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