Model 🚗: 2021 Audi RS6 Avant

Price (as tested) 💲: $117,370

Powertrain ⚙️: 4.0L twin-turbocharged V8

Output 💪: 591 hp and 590 lb/ft of torque

Transmission 🕹: 8-speed automatic

0-60 MPH 🚦: 3.6 seconds

Top Speed 💥: 190 mph

MPG (as tested) ⛽️: 15 city/ 22 highway/ 17 combined

Curb weight ⚖️: 4,575 lbs


The American masses may always prefer SUVs to wagons, but enthusiasts can’t get enough of these low-slung, practical vehicles. Too bad we don’t actually buy them when they do reach our shores. For this reason, Audi has held off on supplying America with its highest performance wagons – until now. The 2021 Audi RS6 Avant is our first taste of Audi Sport in long-roofed guise. Miles straps into this nearly 600-horsepower estate to see if our patience has been rewarded. In this review, we’ll go in-depth on the RS6 Avant’s exterior design, interior features, performance, and technology.