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2016 Audi RS6 and RS7 Performance pricing and specifications

Need more performance with your performance car? Audi has come to the rescue by launching replacements for its current RS6 and RS7 models, aptly named the RS6 Performance and RS7 Performance. The 2016 Audi RS6 Performance and 2016 Audi RS7 Performance variants launch in Australia this week with higher power and torque, and larger price tags...

Medium/large cars coming in 2016

Medium/large cars coming in 2016 Mainstream medium/large cars Ford Falcon XR Sprint – Q1 Skoda Superb – Q1 Volkswagen Passat Alltrack – Q1 Subaru Levorg – mid 2016 Hyundai / Genesis G80 rebranding – late 2016/early 2017 Luxury medium/large cars Audi A4 sedan – February Audi A4 Avant – March/April Infiniti Q70 update – February Jaguar XF – February Lexus GS F – February BMW 750i/750iL – March Jaguar XJ – March BMW 330e – May BMW M4 GTS – June Audi RS6 Avant Performance, RS7 Sportback Performance – Q2 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Plug-in – Q2 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-in – Q2 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe – Q2 Jaguar XE update (infotainment) – first half Audi S8 Plus – mid 2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet – Q3 Infiniti Q60 – Q4 Mercedes-Benz E-Class – Q4 Volvo S90 – Q4 BMW 3 Series GT update – second half BMW 4 Series update – second half Infiniti Q50 update – second half Audi S4 sedan and Avant – late 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet – late 2016/early 2017...

Audi RS6 Avant, RS7 Sportback Performance models revealed: ‘Supercars’ due in Australia next year

Audi has unveiled new hotted-up versions of its already wild RS6 Avant wagon and RS7 Sportback models, endowing both with more mojo, and a new Performance badge. Promising supercar-like performance, Audi has dialled up the all-wheel drive pair’s potent 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 to deliver an S8 Plus-matching 445kW and up to 750Nm of torque - an increase of 33kW and 50Nm - the latter available courtesy of a temporary overboost function...

Audi Sport 'sub-brand' pilot tested in Australia

The Audi Sport ‘sub brand’ has arrived in Australia, which will serve as a global pilot market for the program alongside the UK. The Audi Sport moniker has been set up to more clearly delineate Audi’s hardcore sports car (RS models and the R8) and racing activities from the rest of the brand — in essence, it’s the new forward-facing name for its quattro GmbH subsidiary (Audi’s version of AMG or BMW M)...

2015 Audi RS6 Avant and RS7 Sportback pricing and specifications

The updated Audi RS6 Avant and Audi RS7 Sportback models have arrived in Australia, incorporating revisions introduced to the recently facelifted A6-based sedan and wagon and A7-based liftback ranges. The wildest production wagon the Australian dollar can buy, the RS6 Avant is now $229,000 plus on-road costs, an increase of $4500 over the outgoing version that debuted in 2013...

Audi RS6 Plus Avant: Leaked details of boosted high-performance wagon

As if 412kW of power and 700Nm wasn't enough for the family wagon, the Audi RS6 Avant is reportedly set to see a power bump in the form of the Audi RS6 Plus model. Leaked information on an Audi dealer site in the UK states the new RS6 Plus will become the latest in a line of even-more-powerful versions of the brand's performance offerings, following in the tyre tracks of the Audi TT RS Plus which saw a jump from 250kW/450Nm in the regular TT RS to a beefier 265kW/465Nm...

Audi RS6 sets 335km/h world record… on ice

An Audi RS6 has set a new world record to become the fastest car on ice, reaching speeds of nearly 340km/h. Completed on a 12km ice track in the Gulf of Bothnia between Finland and Sweden, driver Janne Laitinen pushed the second-generation Audi RS6 to a new world record speed of 335.713km/h...

2013 Audi RS6 Avant: Nurburgring spy shots

These spy images show the 2013 Audi RS6 Avant going through its paces around Germany’s famed Nurburgring, following on from shots of the car snapped in Sweden in January. Our spies say the calm of the morning was convincingly broken by the roar of the approaching Audi RS6 performance wagon, which is believed to belong to the same 4...

2013 Audi RS6 spy shots

Audi has been spotted testing a prototype version of the upcoming high performance Audi RS6 Avant. The car was seen in Sweden during extreme winter testing. The 2013 Audi RS6 is based on the new Audi A6. It will feature various performance-inspired revisions, including sports suspension, hip-hugging sports seats and a number of mechanical reinforcements to accommodate high-speed driving...

Audi RS6 with Nokian tyres breaks Bentley ice speed record

You probably remember exactly one month ago today we brought you news that Bentley had smashed the ice speed record with its Continental Supersports convertible? It even released a commemorative, special edition Continental Supersports Ice Speed Record convertible to celebrate the achievement. Well, the record’s gone...

Audi RS6 Walkthrough Video

Only yesterday we reported on Audi's new twin-turbo V10 powered RS6 and now we have the pleasure of presenting you with a promotional video from Audi. Not only does it include the aural symphony that is the V10 but also a thorough walk through of the car including the stylish headlight design and intuitive boot storage system.

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