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Look for a turbocharged 2.9-liter V6 under the hood

Look for a turbocharged 2.9-liter V6 under the hood.

Official

Don't expect this wagon to come to the States

We'd love to tell you that the pretty blue wagon just above is coming soon to the United States, but we can't. Because the next-generation Audi A6 Avant probably isn't coming to the United States at all. Here in the States we get the seductively attractive A5 and S5 Sportback, and the swoopy A7, S7, and RS 7 hatchbacks instead of the traditional A6 wagon. We're not going to complain (much), because we do love the aforementioned Audis, but we'll still grumble just a little bit over the lost pract

Spy Shots

We hope Audi sees the light and gifts it to Americans

There's something really wonderful about performance wagons. Just this past week, we've had a 2018 Volvo V90, 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake and a 2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo Sport Turismo pass through Fort Autoblog. While these are all wonderful in their own way, Americans still miss out on some really good stuff from Europe, like the new 2019 Audi S6 Avant we see here in camouflaged garb.

Geneva

The current A6 was getting a bit dated.

The E-Tron is a fully functional prototype.

Official

Subtract one hatchback, add one trunk. Voila!

This eighth-gen Audi A6 borrows almost everything from its slightly upmarket A7 sibling.

Spy Shots

A new A6 Allroad is more likely for the United States. A new A6 sedan was also spotted

Be it Avant or Allroad, more wagons, please.

Official

US District Court Judge Charles Breyer still needs to sign off.

Certain VW Touareg, Porsche Cayenne, and Audi A6, A7, A8, Q5, and Q7 models are affected.

Opinion

Or why I think the oldest car in the segment is still the best.

Podcast

Mike and David go over some tips for people looking for reliable transportation, then go a little nuts recommending fun stuff for those who asked.

Recalls

There are actually three separate recalls.

No injuries or deaths have been reported.

Official

Order soon for delivery this summer.

Subtle updates to the Audi A6 and A7 model lines include a mild facelift and new interior equipment to help keep up with newer rivals in a highly competitive segment.

Recalls

Audi will recall the A6, A7, and A3 in two campaigns because the models have airbag-related problems.

Report

Volkswagen Group design chief Walter de Silva will retire from the company at the end of November after leading styling there since 2007.

Report

3.0L TDI Models Being Held At Dealers

Following Porsche's stop-sale of the Cayenne Diesel, Audi is holding all of its models equipped with the 3.0-liter TDI V6.

Official

Audi was disappointed with its diesel-powered racing prototype at Le Mans this year, but it did manage to clock two other records: taking the lap record at the Sachsenring, and cruising 1,158.9 miles on a single tank of diesel.

First Drive

More Than Just A Mid-Cycle Facelift

We test the refreshed 2016 Audi A6 and find it to be a charming, comprehensively updated sedan. We're especially fond of the base, 2.0-liter model, too.

Official

Audi has announced pricing for its new A6, A7 and their various performance and diesel-powered derivatives.

Shanghai

Audi is launching a plug-in hybrid version of the long-wheelbase A6 L it makes in China, pairing a 2.0-liter turbo four to an electric motor. It bows at the Shanghai Auto Show exclusively for the Chinese market.

Los Angeles

Audi went Hollywood for its debut of the forward-looking Prologue concept car last night, pulling the silks back at a sprawling LA manse in the hills. The cost-no-object unveiling of the car, as well as its prominent positioning at this year's LA Auto Show, speaks to the importance with which the company views the styling you see here.