At 14 years old and 86,000 miles young, my newly purchased S6 still feels and looks new. The engineering and fit and finish of materials are all top notch. Parts are still readily available for this car. Additionally, there is a vast amount of online knowledge from owners and fans of these original S4 and S6 cars. This car is truly a diver's car. It only comes in a manual transmission and the 5 cylinder inline turbo engine is smile-inducing. Hit the gas, listen to the turbo spool and say hello to 80mph at the top of 3rd gear. The S6 effortlessly pours on speed while feeling planted and composed. Every time I drive my S6 it puts a smile on my face. This car is exceptional!
Heated Recaro seats are incredible! Modifications are available. Classic, timeless styling still makes this car look good even at 14 years old. Suspension is well balanced between sport and comfort. Quattro. 4 heated seats. Sunroof. Power is addicting and 2nd gear is amazing. Exclusivity.
Maybe it's due to age, but the Bose audio system isn't anything special and is in dire need of bass. Fuel economy is what it is - not great. The 4-spoke steering wheel is nothing special. The 3-spoke Sport wheel is much better looking (later production run S6s came with the 3-spoke wheel).
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