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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 RS6 revealed, here next year

Audi Sport has revealed the new-generation RS6 Avant, ahead of its Australian arrival mid-way through 2020. The company is celebrating 25 years of its high-performance wagons this year, and the new RS6 Avant is claimed to 'usher in a new chapter' in the history of the Audi Sport fast wagon. We know you want to hear about the performance, so let's start with that...

2020 Audi RS6 teased

Audi Sport has released another teaser of the next-generation RS6 performance wagon ahead of a full reveal next month. Likely to make its public debut at the Frankfurt motor show, the new RS6 is anticipated to utilise some form of electrification to not only get a power boost but also to reduce emissions and fuel use. Power is likely to come from a 4...

Audi RS4, RS6, RS7, RS Q3 and RS Q8 teased

Audi Sport has previewed the six new models it promises to debut before 2020, publishing a shadowy teaser image to its social media. While the performance division hasn't officially confirmed what each model is, we had a close look at all the LED daytime-running light signatures and reckon we know what's on the way. Let's start from the left...

2020 Audi RS6 Avant spied

Audi's next-generation RS6 Avant has stepped for a development drive once again, headlined by a huge pair of exhaust pipes, flared guards and a suitably aggressive face. Snapped on a rainy day in Europe, the car doesn't deviate far from the playbook laid out by previous Audi Sport wagons, though is wearing a lot more camouflage than the vehicle spied in June last year...

2019 Audi RS6 to feature 450kW V8 - report

The next-generation Audi RS6 looks set to be quite the performance weapon, according to a new report out of the UK. Autocar claims the new bahn-storming wagon will feature a version of the 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 used in various Volkswagen Group models like the Porsche Panamera and Lamborghini Urus, with a power output eclipsing the 600hp (447kW) barrier...

2019 Audi RS6 spied

A development vehicle believed to be the next-generation Audi RS6 has been snapped for the first time in Europe, giving us a first look at the upcoming performance estate. Based on the latest A6 Avant, the new RS6 borrows the body shell of its more pedestrian brethren, adding a more aggressive front and rear as seen by the camouflaged components in the images...

Audi RS6 v Ariel Atom drag race - Video

Both the Ariel Atom and Audi RS6 are fast, although they both go about it differently. Where the big RS6 Avant relies on huge power and prodigious traction off the line to nail its acceleration figures, the Atom is all about light weight and careful throttle management. Power in the big Audi comes from a 4...

Touring the Audi RS6 Avant Performance with Exclusive paint and other bits - VIDEO

While old mate Curt Dupriez works his way towards delivering a full written review of this 2018 Audi RS6 Avant Performance, Trent Nikolic couldn't stop himself pinching it for an afternoon. In this quick tour, Trent goes on about the bits and pieces added to the example we're testing...

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...