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2021 Audi A6
2.0T quattro Premium Plus Sedan AWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Just two years out from a redesign, the Audi A6 returns for 2021 with a host of upgrades that aim to keep the midsize sedan competitive with iconic rivals like the BMW 5 Series and the...

2021 Audi A5
2.0T quattro Premium Convertible AWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

New standard and optional features come to the 2021 Audi A5, even though the luxury coupe got a facelift just last year. The A5 lineup, which also includes a sportback model (reviewed ...

Specs

2021 Audi A6
2.0T quattro Premium Plus Sedan AWD
2021 Audi A5
2.0T quattro Premium Convertible AWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
--
Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
--
Fuel Tank Volume 19.3 gal 15.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
248 hp @ 4,300 RPM
261 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
273 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
9.6:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 33.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.7 cu ft 9.3 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,102 lbs 882 lbs
Exterior
Length 194.4 in 184.9 in
Width 83.1 in 79.9 in
Height 57.4 in 54.5 in
Wheelbase 115.1 in 108.8 in

Available Options

2021 Audi A6
2.0T quattro Premium Plus Sedan AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Avalon Green Metallic
  • Brilliant Black
  • Carat Beige Metallic
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Firmament Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Seville Red Metallic
  • Soho Brown Metallic
  • Typhoon Gray Metallic
  • Vesuvius Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Premium Plus Package
  • Black Optic Sport Package
  • Executive Package
2021 Audi A5
2.0T quattro Premium Convertible AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black/Black Roof
  • District Green Metallic/Black Roof
  • Florett Silver Metallic/Black Roof
  • Glacier White Metallic/Black Roof
  • Ibis White/Black Roof
  • Manhattan Gray Metallic/Black Roof
  • Mythos Black Metallic/Black Roof
  • Navarra Blue Metallic/Black Roof
  • Tango Red Metallic/Black Roof

Option Packages

  • Convenience Package

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