2016 Audi A6 to Arrive with Updated Styling, New Technology

Audi has announced that the Audi A6 will be refreshed for the European market this upcoming model year, with revised styling, engines, and added technology features. Almost all of the changes, including new technologies and the visual update, will come to the U.S. version of the 2016 Audi A6, but the car will keep its existing line of powertrains.

The 2016 Audi A6 will hit U.S. streets with a modernized look to match its new technological capabilities, adopting many of the familiar Audi cues featured on the latest Audi TT. The A6 adds the trapezoid-shaped singleframe grille, angular headlights, restyled bumpers, intakes, side sills, taillights, and integrated dual exhaust ports seen on other Audis, bringing the large sedan up to date with the rest of the lineup.

Audi previously announced that certain 2015 Audi A6 models would add standard equipment, while the Premium Plus and Prestige packages were set to include more features as well. Now, the 2016 Audi A6 will gain optional ventilated and massaged seats, an automatic tailgate, and an updated MMi infotainment system. The MMI system available in the 2016 Audi A6 continues to offer Google Maps navigation and a touchpad controller, as well as LTE Internet connectivity and streaming apps, but it now has a more powerful processor. Driver assistance systems continue to include adaptive cruise control, radar-based side monitoring, lane-keep assist, and a night vision camera.

Powertrain options will carry over from the existing car to the 2016 Audi A6. Engines include a 2.0-liter turbo-four (220 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque), supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 (310 hp and 325 lb-ft), 3.0-liter turbodiesel V-6 (240 hp and 428 lb-ft), and a turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 (420 hp and 406 lb-ft), while transmissions comprise a continuously variable transmission and an eight-speed automatic.

It’s still too early for an official U.S.-market release date or pricing for the 2016 Audi A6, but Audi of America officials say more details are forthcoming. The 2015 Audi A6 starts at $44,800 including destination, when equipped with the base 2.0-liter turbo, front-wheel drive, and continuously variable transmission.

IVan Morgan
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Marc Hamady
Needs more power and torque
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Martin Wright
Great. You can also follow http://icarplay.info for car tech updates.
Akhil Das
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Candour-Auto-Tech/710905648996936
Tony Holmes
Tsk,tsk, tsk, so much negativity. Audi is the inventor/creator of both front-wheel drive (1931) AND all-wheel drive (1980). It stands to reason that they would offer the car in both platforms. This is the internet folks, a little research goes a long way!The color is Nogaro Blue. It is not a standard color on the A6 color palette but, it looks good on just about any Audi you choose to put it on.
Matt Simmons
Bahahaha! Love it. So true.
Involute Institute Of Technical Training Pune
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SSGuy69
Somehow Audi has built up enough brand cachet that they can get away with selling a FWD vehicle in this class/market.

Hmmm!!!???
Jason Mosery
Exactly.
Anilv Kumar
I love this colour
Ciara Parham
It's blue
Stephen Abbott
Front looks nice. Side and rear in this photo looks like a 1997 Audi.
Richard Hawkins
Barely, but it looks nice...
Pedro Peñafiel
All Audi models are starting to look like each other.
Daniel Colanton
LED lighting ! YESH!
Pranjal Pandey
nice
Hugh Cooper
um, price?
Kin Lee
It looks like an A4 now....
Azar Mahamod
Aei gareta ame kenar jonno bolechilam kinto ............
Aaron Rust
"2.0-liter turbo-four (220 hp and 25 lb-ft of torque)" hmmm I don't know about that haha
Madani M. Tall
The best looking sedan on the road. I drive the S6. The best car I have ever driven! Audi all the way!!!!!!!
Sid Ahmed Bendar
They change the light and use advanced light which it laser light I guess and the led running light
Al-Fath Giswi Kzarich
That color is fantastic!!!
Robert Paxton
The LED running light shape is a bit different and the lower part of the grill seems to protrude a bit
Frankie Daniel Grant
Umm let me drive one for six months and i will tell ya. Ha
SSGuy69
Ditto, and the exterior design is so dull.  As I always surmise, Audi is very adept at grafting and modifying the front and back ends around the same ol' greenhouse for all its models.  

Time for a new styling direction.

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