There are cars that are destined to make history in recent years and is that in leading brands have been essential to ensure the advancement of the automotive. One of these brands is Audi, which in the four generations of the Audi RS 6 they have been essential thanks to a groundbreaking and unique engine, and the best performance of a car that has had no rival.
The success of the Audi RS 6, since the launch of the first generation in 2002, is based on the combination of pioneering features with extraordinary versatility for everyday use. These are some curiosities and highlights of a model that has become one of the great icons of the automotive industry over the last two decades.
Since the first generation of this car, it has had the sDynamic Chassis Dynamic Control (DRC) system, of course, without counting on important changes in the principle of its operation. Of course, the engine of the C6 generation of the RS 6 occupied so much space in the engine span that it was necessary to move the coolant tank to an unusual position. To check the level, which could be checked at the bottom of the front pillar, the passenger door had to be opened.
In the case of the Audi Rs 6 generation C8 we find it is the first Audi model that incorporates alloy wheels completely painted black as standard equipment. It should be noted that in the case of the c6, this model is part of the select “club of high-performance cars” which are capable of exceeding a maximum speed of 300 km/h.
With a market launch of the first RS 6 that took place at the Nürburgring, 30 Audi dealers were able to register their demonstration cars in the Nürburgring 24-hour race, which was held in front of 194,000 spectators. Since then, this model it has always been surprising by its large dimensions in a market of constant change in which they have left no doubt that they are here to stay.