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Audi A6

Audi A6 side view
Audi A6 angular front perspective
Audi A6 angular rear perspective

Overview of the Audi A6

Learn about the Audi A6


The Audi A6 has been one of the top luxury mid-size cars for over a decade. Since 1994, Audi’s executive car has delivered power, comfort and reliability in an elegant package. The line has been redesigned eight times, so there are many different models with varying features and form factors out there. However, the entire line still stands out because of its high-quality interior materials and powerful, efficient engine options. Models from 2014 and later have been praised as especially good, with an upgraded interior and driving experience making it one of the best mid-size cars available.

Pros and cons of the Audi A6

  • High-tech infotainment system
  • Smooth highway ride
  • Upscale interior
  • Exterior design hasn’t evolved in recent years
  • Limited leg room in rear seats
  • Mild hybrid system has little effect on fuel use
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Audi A6

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags8

Specifications of the Audi A6

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors4
  • Fuel typeGas or Diesel
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption8.5 - 12.4 L/100km
  • Highway consumption5.3 - 8.4 L/100km
  • Width1874 - 1875 mm
  • Length4915 - 4925 mm
  • Trunk space399 - 530 L
  • Cargo space399 - 530 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Audi A6

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Audi A6 2012 - 2018 is available in 6 trims:

Basic trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Audi A6

Dimensions of the Audi A6

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20181455 mm1874 mm4915 mm
20171455 mm1874 mm4915 mm
20161455 mm1874 mm4915 mm
20151455 mm1874 mm4915 mm
20141468 mm1875 mm4925 mm
20131468 mm1875 mm4925 mm
20121468 mm1875 mm4925 mm