Quality, design and technology - those are the key selling points for Audi full-size models. With the start of the new model year, the brand is further enhancing its models. On the exterior, changes to the front end of the cars accentuate horizontality: The Audi A6 and Audi A6 Avant feature bold contours that surround the air inlets in the new front apron, and struts in high-gloss black that divide the lateral ventilation grilles horizontally. The side sill and rear bumper are also more angular in shape. A new diffuser provides the finishing touch to the lower rear end.
With the optional S line exterior package, the A6 models display a new radiator grille wîth a corpus painted matt black. The slats are finished in gloss chrome. Striking chrome struts accentuate the side air inlets; versions wîth adaptive cruise control are also adorned wîth chrome rings.
Two new, bold paint colors - matador red and Gotland green - introduce fresh notes to the color range of the Audi A6 and Audi A7 car lines; Gotland green is also available for the S models. The color Java brown - previously exclusive to the Audi A6 allroad - is now also available for the Audi A6, A6 Avant and A7 Sportback. There are two new wheel designs available for the Sedan and Avant, and three for the A7 Sportback.
LED lighting introduces new highlights to the interior and the luggage compartment of the updated A6 and A7 along wîth the corresponding S models. As options, Audi offers new inlays in Aluminum Ellipse silver and fine grain birch natural agate gray. The latter is also available for the Audi S6 and Audi S7. It can also be ordered in Aluminum Ellipse bronze for the A6 allroad.
There are options that bring even more connectivity and entertainment on board for all A6 and A7 models. The Audi smartphone interface puts the customized environments Apple Car Play and Android Auto on the MMI monitor. Other new features in the A6 and A7 are the inductive charging function of the Audi phone box. It charges suitable cell phones to Qi standard. To keep the rear passengers entertained, there are two Audi tablets that connect to the car and can also be used away from it. This equipment is also a new addition to the range for the S models.For the A6 allroad quattro, Audi adopts striking visual differentiating features to reinforce its off-road character. The extensive Advanced package is available as an option for all engine versions. On the exterior, it includes the new paint finish Soho brown and the new color structure gray for the add-on parts. 20-inch wheels and quattro permanent all-wheel drive wîth sport differential add the finishing touches to its powerful presence. Inside, the package includes sport seats upholstered in high-end Valcona leather. The color Santos brown wîth new silver contrasting stitching harmonizes wîth inlays in Aluminum Ellipse silver and fine grain birch natural agate gray. The floor mats are in velour.Source - Audi
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◾New highlights for exterior, interior and equipment
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◾S6 from £57,215 OTR, RS 6 Avant from £79,505 OTR
◾A7 Sportback 2017 Model Year pricing from £46,865 OTR
◾S7 Sportback from £64,380 OTR, RS 7 Sportback from £85,485 OTR
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• Awards based on professional automotive reviews, safety and reliability ratings, seating and cargo volume and the availability of family-friendly features
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