Audi RS6: The Cherished History
The Audi RS 6 quattro also known as RS6 which is the premier and the best in terms of performance performing of the Audi A6. It also has a top of the line specification, which is why it is positioned so the above of the Audi 6. It is of average sized sports focus executive coupe and is manufactured by the private company, Quattro GmbH for Audi AG, which is a division of the Volkswagen group. RS6 both the versions have five seats and five doors Avant, a four door station wagon five seat saloon –sedan.
Audi variants with different features
The initial “RS” is taken from the Renn sport (German) which means racing sport and is the ultimate Audi’s top tier trim level of high performance, and is noticeably positioned above the model specification level of “S” which are the regular models of the Audi’s range up line. Like all the RS models of the Audi the RS 6 initiate some of the latest advanced technology and engineering, and that’s why it can be defined as a halo coupe, with the RS6. In addition, it has a more powerful internal combustion engine than all other Audi’s model. It is a more powerful and is better than the other models and is physically larger than the AUDI S8. Unlike S6 and A6, the engines of RS6s have not been incorporated in any other model of the Audi.
The RS6 internal combustion based on the A6 platform they are mounted on the front and oriented longitudinally, while the transmission is immediately mounted at the engine rear in the longitudinal orientation, which is in the form of the transaxle. Like all the RS and S model the RS 6is available with the trademark of Audi that is the four wheel drive torsion based Quattro.
The 7 variants of the AUDI
- From the subsidiary company of the Audi, Quattro GmbH C5 RS6 is the 4th model to be introduced. The first one was from the joint venture among the Quattro GmbH and Porsche and that was RS2 Avant. The second one was produced in the year 1996-97, Audi C4 S6 plus. Third came in the year 2000 which was Audi B5 RS4
- The fifth one was the Audi B7 A4 DTM edition saloon
- The sixth one was Audi B7 RS 4
- The 7th one consists of the latest Audi C6RS 6 which was launched in the year 2010.
Audi C5 RS 6 production originally started in the June 2002. It was finished in September in the year 2004. The 2nd and the latest model of the Audi which is Audi C6 RS 6 were introduced in the year 2007 at the Frankfurt motor show. The first and the original model of the Audi was RS 6 was exported to the North America, and the model is now successfully being sold in the Europe and is throughout popular. The competitors of the Audi RS are Mercedes Benz E63/E55 AMG and BMW M5.
Photo Gallery of Audi RS6
Technical Characteristics of Audi RS6
Technical Characteristics of 2008 Audi RS6 produced by Audi (DE).
|Body Type||Saloon (sedan) 4 doors / 4 seats|
|Front Track||1614 mm|
|Rear Track||1637 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||80 liters|
|Drive Wheels||All wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion VPAS|
|Fuel Supply System||direct petrol injection|
|Max Power||580HP (426 kW) @ 6250 rpm|
|Max Torque||650Nm @ 1500 rpm|
|CO2 Emissions||331 g/Km|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Cylinders||10 IN V|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Wheels||9J x 19 / 9J x 19|
|Standard Tyres||255/40 R 19 / 255/40 R 19|
|Number of gears||6|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||4.5 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|