Audi S6 hits the Indian market on Friday 12th July at Rs. 85.99 lakh. The auto major is India's largest selling luxury car manufacturer. The sports car S6 model will be available across Audi dealerships in India. The new S6 is a perfect combination of luxury, high performance and practicality. Loaded with tech features, this sports car is sure to win sporty city drivers’ attention. The S6 is the sporty version of sedan A6.
Powered by the 4L, V-5 cylinder engine which churns out 420 bhp and maximum torque of 550 Nm, Audi S6 generates tremendous power on the go. The motor car can do 0-100 km/h in just 4.6 seconds. Inclusion of the Cylinder-on-demand (COD) technology makes the new S6 unique, which automatically shuts down the 8-cylinder when not required, lowering emission and fuel efficiency. Audi India head Michael Perschke said: "The S6 redefines the benchmark yet again in its segment, while upholding and building on Audi's sporting legacy." He further added, "We are now happy to add the Audi S6 to our portfolio after the launch of the new Audi RS 5 Coupe earlier this month. With these launches, I am confident of consolidating our leadership position even further."
Buoyed by continuous good performance, Audi India is planning to produce A3 (entry-level sedan) and Q3 (SUV), at Chakan plant, located in Maharashtra. The four-ringed auto maker grew by 21 percent in the first six months of 2013, selling 4,846 units as compared to 4,000 units sold in corresponding period last year June, 2012. Audi cars in India are increasingly becoming popular for its style quotient, performance and status image. The auto brand is trying to increase its foothold in India, with expanding dealership networks across the nation.