Designed with the IVT (Intake Variable Technique) system, both the 2.0 and 2.4 liter powertrain options of the S6 attain optimum air intake efficiency at different loads and speeds.
The 2.0 liter engine with 5-speed manual transmission delivers peak power of 140hp at 6,000 rpm, maximum torque of 186 N-m at 4,500 rpm, and a top speed of 180 kph.
While the top-spec 2.4 liter engine with 6-speed automatic DCT (dual-clutch transmission) peaks with 160 hp at 6,000 rpm and 215 N-m at 4,500 rpm, and delivers a top speed of 185 kph.
Fully independent suspension
Independent MacPherson struts with stabilized wishbone in front.
Independent multi-link system in the rear to enhance vehicle dynamics as well as ride comfort.