The Audi RS6 of the first generation began it production in 2002. The RS means Renn Sport. The base of RS6 had been taken from the Audi A6. Also it can be either sedan or Avant.
On the creation of Audi RS6 worked engineers and designers of the unit Quattro. The exterior of it made in very good way and because of it the car seems lower than it is. The main things on which we must pay our attention are exhaust pipes false and minimal trim on the doors, sills, black front grille and rear bumper. The interior is very interesting and modern too. It has black instrument panel with speedometer and digitized to 310 km/h, the front seats of the company Recaro and the original keys with icons petals "" and "-" on the steering wheel.
The transmission include in itself 5-speed "automatic" mode with the function of manual Tiptronic also the transmission has an option "hill detection" which is able to react to changes in the road surface and to choose the necessary transfer.
Under the bonnet it has V-shaped with eight cylinders and in volume of 4.2 liters, with two turbochargers which develop 450 horsepowerâ€™s and provides a fantastic torque of 560 Nm at 1950 rev./Min. The Audi RS6 can reach 100 km/h in 4.7 s (the Avant a little bit heavier and can make it in 4.9 seconds)
The Audi RS6 was the first model which was equipped DRC (Dynamic Ride Control). This system consists of a pump, maintains the pressure in the shock absorbers during movement of pastors in the corners. In addition, the system is able to continuously monitor the DRC each shock absorber separately to achieve a comfortable ride and maximum traction.
The perfect dynamic performance combined with the highest level of comfort and security. The basic equipment includes automatic climate control, an advanced sound system BOSE, rigid sports suspension, 18-inch alloy wheels, ABS and EBD.
In 2004 were produced a small amount of cars RS6 Plus which was a little bit different from the usual performance of power and some other characteristics.
The engine power of RS6 Plus increased to 480 horsepowerâ€™s at 6000-6400 r/min. The maximum speed is 280 km/h. In basic equipment were included DRC (a system of control), Sports Suspension Plus, also for this model had been used a better tires 255/35 R19. The RS6 Plus was manufactured in only body Avant and sold only in Europe.
In Frankfurt was presented the second generation of RS6 in 2007.
The appearance of car is very aggressive were made a lot of changes: wheel arches sere wider and big wheels inside, both bumpers were changed and they seem very prey. Under the bonnet was more powerful V10 engine with a pair of turbines and with 580 horsepowerâ€™s, 5.2 liters. The maximum torque of this engine is 650 Nm. The new six-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic provides to reach 100 km/h in 4.6 seconds and 200 km/h only in 14.9 seconds. The maximum speed is limited by the generally accepted rules of 250 km/h.
The interior was changed too. The comfortable sports seats upholstered in Alcantara, sport steering wheel was with leather, control system MMI and convenient control system with navigation and a large monitor. As an additional option, Audi offers the interior give a powerful audio system, BOSE, heated front seats, tire pressure monitoring system and parking assistant.
The new RS6 manufactured with 19-inch wheels with size 255/40. As an additional option you can choose 20-inch wheels with 275/35 and a set of ceramic brake discs.
The Audi RS6 is very comfortable car. In one you will have security, sport-car and a family car. When you drive somewhere with your family it is calm car with a lot of space where you can put a lot of things. And when you are driving alone you can take out of it more speed an enjoy by it.