German luxury car maker, Audi India today launched a special edition of its A6 sedan in India. The new variant has been launched to celebrate the sale of 6000 units in India, in six years time. The Audi A6 is the largest selling luxury sedan from the German automaker’s product portfolio in India. The car has been launched at introductory price of Rs. 46.33 lakh onwards (ex-showroom Delhi).
According to the company, the special edition A6 gets equipped with nine unique features like the Adaptive Air Suspension with Audi Drive Select, 4-Zone Deluxe Air Conditioning, Rear Side Airbags, Bose Surround Sound System, MMI Touch, Comfort Key, MMI Remote Control, Front Co-Driver seat adjustment from the rear and LED headlights.
Furthermore, the new Audi A6 special edition comes equipped with the Adaptive Air Suspension with Audi Drive Select. The driver has the option of choosing from four different modes – Comfort, Dynamic, Auto and Individual, to suit his driving style.
The new Audi A6 special edition is available only with the diesel variants including 2.0 TDI and 3.0 TDI. The 4-cylinder 2.0-litre diesel engine produces maximum power of 176 BHP at 3750 RPM with a peak torque of 380 Nm at 1750 RPM. The 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine is capable of churning out a maximum power of 244 BHP at 4000 RPM with a peak torque of 500 Nm at 1400 RPM. Both the engines come mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission.
“With the introduction of the special edition we would like to thank our loyal customers for making the Audi A6 a huge success. Winner of the ‘World car of the Year’ award, Audi A6 has been a huge success in India, right from the time it was launched. Keeping in line with our top down strategy most key features from our flagship Audi A8 are now available in the Audi A6. The features and equipment which the new Audi A6 has as standard is a segment first- thus the new Audi A6 offers maximum value in its competitive segment. We are confident that the special edition Audi A6 will set new standards in the luxury-class sedan category in India,” said, Mr. Michael Perschke, Head, Audi India.
“The front co-driver’s seat adjustment is a feature we took from our successful A6L in China and adopted it specifically for the Indian market.” added Mr. Perschke.
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