Audi RS6 Avant Reviewed by Top Gear


Audi recently released the long awaited third generation of its RS6 Avant overseas. Though Audi’s ultimate station wagon is powered by the most powerful variation of Volkswagen Group’s twin-turbo 4.0-liter V-8, power output has dropped to 560 hp but torque has risen from 479 lb-ft to 516.

The RS6’s engine is force-fed by two twin-scroll turbochargers, placed in the valley of the two cylinder banks directly along the exhaust headers. The new V-8 is such a capable and powerful engine that it seems the V-10 won’t be missed by many.

Read Top Gear’s complete review here:

Audi’s Latest RS6 TV Spot:


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