Recently, Western publications have published detailed information about the latest member of the family “power” models of Audi – S6, S7, S8 and RS6.
According to these data, the first will be an updated version of the sedan S8, scheduled to premiere in early fall during the motor show in Frankfurt. Vehicle be equipped with an improved 4.0-liter gasoline engine with a pair of turbines. Its capacity will reach 500 horsepower. Incidentally, this engine Audi engineers have developed together with representatives of Bentley. The new S8 engine will not only be “stronger” to 50 “horses”, but also more economical to 20% than the engine used in the actual auto update. Standard equipment included eight-S8 robotic transmission and all-wheel drive Quattro.
Toward the end of the fall will be the motor show in Los Angeles, where Audi has promised to introduce two of its new model: S7 and S6. These cars will be equipped with a special 4.0-liter engine. Once the engine S6 will keep a lid on 440 “horses”, and the future power of the engine compartment S7 will reach 470 horsepower. By the way, the other day on the Internet began to dissolve the gossip that the German company is thinking about the production of diesel versions of cars S6 and S7, who want to equip the 3.0-liter engine capacity of 350 “horses” and 650 Nm of torque.
But the debut of a new generation of Audi RS6 will not until the summer of next year. Under the hood, new plan to hide a turbocharged V-shaped “eight” capacity of 4.0 liters and output of 580 horsepower. Note that the main rival of the future Audi RS6 sedan is a new version of BMW M5, which will equip 560-horsepower gasoline engine capacity of 4.4 liters and 680 Nm of torque.