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2020 Audi A6 40 TFSI, S6, RS6 and S7 on the way for Australia

  With Audi rolling out its line-up of latest-generation A6 sedans, Avant wagons and sporty derivatives in Australia, get set for a regular flow of fresh metal (and lots of aluminium in Audi’s catalogue) during 2020. The second quarter marks the launch of the entry front-drive A6 40 TFSI, a 140kW/320Nm version of the ubiquitous 2...

2019 Audi A6 & A7 recalled

Audi Australia has recalled the 2019 model-year A6 and A7 over concerns the passenger airbag "does not meet the applicable standard". The German luxury marque reports internal testing has shown the balance of trigger times between the belt pretensioner and passenger airbag is not up to specification...

Car News Daily: Your daily download

Plenty has happened in the world of car news over the last 24 hours. If you haven't had time to read all the news on CarAdvice.com, catch up on your way home with Car News Daily, as Mandy Turner reads each news story word-for-word...

2020 Audi A6 55 TFSI e quattro plug-in hybrid sedan revealed

October 22: The proliferation of plug-in hybrid options across Audi's range continues, with the company unveiling the Audi A6 55 TFSI e quattro overnight. UPDATE October 24, 8:50am: Audi has provided new imagery of the A6. We've updated the pictures in our story text. The A6 55 TFSI e's all-wheel drive setup has a 185kW 2...

Volkswagen could face record fine, Justice Foster blasts ACCC and VW

Volkswagen’s German head office could be hit with an even bigger fine than the proposed $75 million penalty – already the highest of its type in Australia – for “misleading or deceptive conduct” on diesel vehicles that cheated emissions tests. However, the outcome of the hearing and the total amount of the fine may not be known for months after Justice Foster reserved his decision in the Federal Court in Sydney today...

Tesla Model 3, Audi A6 score five-star ANCAP ratings

UPDATE, August 2019: It's finally here! Click here to read and watch our first full Australian drive of the new Tesla Model 3. Audi and Tesla have scored top marks in the latest round of ANCAP crash testing, with the A6 and Model 3 achieving five-star ratings...

2019 Audi A6 pricing and specs

Audi Australia has announced pricing and specifications for the all-new A6 sedan, on sale now from $95,500 before on-road costs. The new-generation E-Class and 5 Series fighter arrives in two engine variants – 45 TFSI and 55 TFSI – both with 48V mild-hybrid technology and quattro all-wheel drive as standard...

2020 Audi A6 allroad revealed, here next year

Following the reveal of the sedan and Avant wagon variants of its new-generation A6, Audi has released the first official details and images of the 2020 A6 allroad wagon-turned-SUV, ahead of its Australian launch in the first half of 2020. The new fourth-generation A6 allroad arrives in time to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Audi’s allroad nameplate and promises to be the most powerful version since the original 4...

2014-16 Audi A6 & A7 recalled

Audi Australia has issued a recall for the 2014 to 2016 model-year A6 and A7 over concerns a faulty heater element could pose a fire hazard. The German marque reports that affected vehicles have an auxiliary heater element in the air conditioner that could fail due to an incorrectly plugged in electrical connecter...

Audi A6 Black Edition revealed for the UK

Audi UK has launched the A6 Black Edition in both sedan and Avant wagon forms, serving as the new flagship specification. Following the success of the 'Black Edition' series rolled out across several other model lines in the UK, including the previous-generation A6 family, Audi's British division decided to offer the dark-themed package across all engine options as the top-spec trim option...

2020 Audi A6 Allroad spied

The new-generation Audi A6 Allroad has been spied again, this time during cold-weather testing on the snowy roads of Europe. After previously being expected to debut at or around last week's Geneva motor show, it appears the A6 Allroad will be unveiled in the coming months, ahead of a European market launch either late this year or early next...