The Chevy SS's Supercharged Euro Wagon Cousin Takes On the Audi RS6

We appreciate the 2014 Chevrolet SS. It is a solid take on a classic American sedan: big V8 in front sending power to the back. But there are ways it could be better. Like supercharging it and making it a wagon. » 3/28/14 4:45pm 3/28/14 4:45pm

The ABT RS6-R Is A Ridiculous 720 Horse Teutonic Rocketwagon

If there ever was one problem with the original Audi RS6 Avant, it was clearly the engine. The twin-turbo V8 only put out a middling 553 horses. That's it. Barely enough to crack 200 MPH. Just awful, really, for a station wagon. That's why the crazed tuners at ABT sought fit to give it an additional 177, for an even… » 2/27/14 11:20am 2/27/14 11:20am

This Badass RS6 Wagon Is Jon Olsson's New Winter Ride

Swedish pro-skier and proper car nut Jon Olsson is famous for using outrageously fast cars for getting to the slopes. But for the next season, he chose an RS6 instead of the supercars we've seen before. I guess he's getting older. » 12/30/13 9:00am 12/30/13 9:00am

The New Audi RS 6 Avant Ad Is Pure Gearhead Torture

The premise for the new Audi RS 6 ad is simple - Audi shows off their Le Mans-dominating R18 prototype in everyday situations and then surprise it was an RS 6 Avant all along. » 8/08/13 2:44pm 8/08/13 2:44pm

What Is The Best Hot Rod German Wagon You Can Buy Today?

If you don't live in America, you are spoiled for choices when it comes to hot rod wagons. And two of the best are the Mercedes CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake and the Audi RS 6. But which is the one to have? Let's have Chris Harris find out. » 8/07/13 4:18pm 8/07/13 4:18pm

Why The Audi RS6 Is A Future Classic

Here's a fun game: can you name the car that, in 2003, offered a combination of power, handling and technology so potent it was able to obliterate the BMW M5, the Jaguar S-Type R, and the Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG? » 7/12/13 6:07pm 7/12/13 6:07pm

The Audi RS6 Avant: Aluminum Und Holy Hell

Set to be revealed to the public in March at the Geneva Motor Show, Audi's new überwagen is something on the top of every dad's wishlist. The Audi RS6 is, of course, officially forbidden for us Americans, but maybe not for long. » 12/05/12 8:35am 12/05/12 8:35am

World's Most Famous Sushi Chef Drives An Audi RS6 Avant

This is Yoshikazu Ono, world famous chef at the greatest sushi restaurant in the world. This bicycle is what he uses to pick up fish from the market. His other ride is a twin-turbo V10 Audi RS6. » 4/19/12 12:00pm 4/19/12 12:00pm

APS Sportec Pumps Audi RS6 Avant Twin Turbo V10 To 700 HP

Ya know, the Audi RS6 Avant is pretty boring from the factory. Who cares about a twin-turbocharged direct-injection V10 delivering only 572HP and 479lb-ft of torque? APS Sportec's rectified this indignity by pushing output to a much-more-insane 700HP and 584lb-ft. » 4/01/10 9:30am 4/01/10 9:30am

Audi RS6 plus Sport, plus Audi exclusive: When A 580 HP V10 Just Isn't…

Ingolstadt's cooked up a pair of limited-to-500-units Audi RS6 packages so you and your Euro-only super sedan can feel tougher than the rest of the already-Lamborghini-engined pack: the RS6 plus Sport and RS6 plus Audi exclusive. Well, la-tee-dah. » 2/15/10 3:00pm 2/15/10 3:00pm

Inappropriately-Named "White Power" Tuner Car Blamed On Bad Translation

German tuning house AVUS Performance made us do a double triple take when we found out they'd named its latest project the Audi RS6 "White Power." Apparently it was all a mistake. » 5/01/09 7:45am 5/01/09 7:45am

German Tuning Shop Names Custom Audi RS6 "WHITE POWER"

Berlin-based tuning shop AVUS Performance just launched a 580 HP customized Audi RS6 named the "WHITE POWER Audi RS6." Let me repeat that — a German tuning shop named its new car "White Power." Really. » 4/30/09 9:30am 4/30/09 9:30am

2009 Audi RS6 Sedan Bows At Moscow Auto Show

Ever since making every other wagon made look like a wimpy slow-mobile, the Audi RS6 Avant » 8/26/08 9:20am 8/26/08 9:20am has had us drooling over its 580 HP, 5.0 liter V10. But now it comes in sedan flavor. The Audi RS6 sedan gets the same goods as the wagon (ceramic brakes, all-wheel drive, 100% badass) but cuts a more svelte shape thanks to the…

2009 Audi RS6 Sedan, Revealed: Twin-Turbocharged Four-Door Power!

It's a lazy Monday afternoon in the summertime, and if you're Audi, that means it's the perfect time to reveal a new double-turbocharged quattro-equipped sports sedan. Enter the new 2009 Audi RS6 Sedan and its big twin-turbo V10 engine with an output of 580 HP and 479 lb-ft of torque — the perfect bookend to the Audi… » 8/11/08 6:02pm 8/11/08 6:02pm

Audi RS6 Sedan Spied In Germany

We've already gotten a look at the twin turbocharged, V10-powered, 580 HP Audi RS6 Avant, but now a camo-free Audi RS6 Sedan has been spied making the rounds in Germany. The new sedan über alles shares a lot of the ultra-Bruce styling present in the wagon version, but also gets revised tail lights and the upturned… » 4/30/08 8:00am 4/30/08 8:00am

First Video Of New Audi RS6 Avant Teases Us Before Frankfurt


Maybe it's the forbidden fruit thing, but even though it's just sitting there and even though we know we won't be getting the new Audi RS6 Avant on these shores, we're still friggin' crushing hard on it — despite the fact we still haven't seen this little super-wagon work it's magic on a roadway. See why here and here » 9/06/07 2:45pm 9/06/07 2:45pm

Over The Back Fence: Audi To Reveal RS6 At Frankfurt Auto Show?

We just got the official Audi press release for the Frankfurt Auto Show, which like all the automakers pre-show releases reads like they're teasing us with a tease of the press conference. Meaning that they're cryptic and although in this case we're told Audi's world premiering two new — somethings — they're not… » 8/30/07 8:45am 8/30/07 8:45am