The new generation Audi A6 Avant is first seen on tests

The new generation Audi A6 Avant is first seen on tests

January 23, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Company Audi has started road tests wagon A6 Avant new generation. Spy pictures of the car laid out the publication AutoExpress. According to them, the premiere of the car will be held at the Geneva Motor Show in March this year. The main competitor of the car is called the BMW 5-Series Touring and Mercedes E-Class Estate.

The design of the fifth generation A6 will resemble the A4. The exterior of the novelty was worked by Mark Lichte, who became the chief designer in 2014. A6 next-generation build on a new platform. Due to this, the weight of the machine will decrease in comparison with its predecessor.

According to unofficial data, the engine range will include four-cylinder petrol engines and six-cylinder diesel units. Also, for customers will be offered a hybrid modification and, possibly, a fully electric one.

Also, Audi will equip the A6 with a new generation of unmanned control technology. The system will be able to take control of the car at speeds up to 60 km / h on highways and roads, where the oncoming lane is separated by an obstacle. This function is activated by pressing the AI ​​button on the center console.