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2020 Audi A4, A5, A6 and A7 recalled due to fire hazard

Audi Australia has issued a recall of 29 examples of its 2020 model-year A4 (pictured above), A5, A6 and A7 cars due to a fire hazard. The issue affects 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine models fitted with mild-hybrid systems manufactured from May 2017 to March 2020...

2020 Audi A6 40TFSI sedan price and specs

Audi's new A6 allroad 45TDI isn't the only new addition to the company's large-car line-up, with the new 2020 Audi A6 40TFSI joining the range this week. As with the allroad, the 40TFSI model's debut follows the phased rollout of the wider new-generation A6 family in 2019. NOTE: This story has been illustrated with the up-spec A6 45TFSI...

2020 Audi A6 allroad quattro 45TDI price and specs

Australian pricing for the new fourth-generation 2020 Audi A6 allroad 45TDI has been announced, available in showrooms and through Audi's online purchasing platform. Availability of the A6 allroad follows the phased local debut of the wider A6 range in 2019. Its debut makes it the only wagon available in the A6 range, if a jacked-up and more SUV-like take on the concept...

Audi takes Australians on a road trip without leaving the house

Audi has today announced a new social media initiative in the form of a filmic road trip through the Australian countryside. Titled The Drive, the film follows one of the brand’s 2020 A6 sedans driven through the New South Wales central tablelands for the entirety of its four-hour runtime...

Audi to buy back 4000 cars in Australia due to faulty Takata airbags

Audi will become the second car company in Australia to buy back vehicles fitted with potentially deadly Takata airbags – and customers won't be allowed to keep their cars because Audi does not plan to develop airbag replacements for vehicles so old. Car companies have calculated that it is cheaper to buy back the vehicles rather than engineer and test replacement airbags...

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...