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2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT channels IMSA GTO historical past for swan tune


The tip of the highway looms for the present Audi RS 6 Avant, however not earlier than a grand finale.

On Monday, the 2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT debuted because the swan tune for the present fire-breathing wagon that channels the automaker’s IMSA racing legacy.

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

Audi stated it’s going to construct 660 items globally with manufacturing commencing the second quarter, and solely 85 of these automobiles will probably be coming to the U.S. market. The timeline for manufacturing is slightly unknown as a consequence of some components being hand-made. Costs will probably be introduced nearer to the automotive’s launch, however count on a premium over the usual RS 6 Avant’s $127,490 value of entry.

The RS 6 Avant GT is a manufacturing model of the RS 6 GTO idea from 2020. Each pay homage to Audi’s IMSA GTO race automotive that dominated the collection within the early ’90s. 

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

Each RS 6 Avant GT coming to America will probably be painted Arkona White and have a model-specific decal bundle that’s reminiscent, however not the identical, because the Audi’s ’90s race automotive. The automotive will begin life on the usual A6 meeting line in Neckarsulm, Germany, however then be transferred to the automaker’s Böllinger Höfe plant the place the R8 and E-Tron GT are made, for remaining meeting by hand. 

There the RS 6 Avant GT will obtain a carbon fiber hood, wider carbon fiber entrance fenders with air extractors within the rear by the door’s edge, a brand new entrance bumper with a triple mail slot up entrance just like the ’90s race automobiles and flatter grille with mesh insert, a set of aspect skirts, and a carbon fiber rear bumper that includes a purposeful diffuser and vertically centered reflector like a race automotive. A double rear wing acts because the crowning glory, although U.S. automobiles miss out on this contact and can make do with a GT-specific roof spoiler with out roof rails.

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

A customized set of 22-inch wheels painted in white characteristic an Avus design and are wrapped Continental Sport Contact 7 tires.

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

2025 Audi RS 6 Avant GT

Contained in the RS 6 Avant GT contains a black inside, and in different markets carbon-backed sport bucket seats up entrance with a honeycomb suede materials. The U.S. will not obtain these and can characteristic the RS 6 Avant Efficiency normal seats with pink and copper stitching. Every automotive can have a construct quantity on the middle console.

Below the hood Audi’s 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-Eight stands pat at 621 hp and 627 lb-ft of torque because it does with the RS 6 Avant Efficiency. An 8-speed computerized transmission and all-wheel drive stay normal. Audi stated RS 6 Avant GTs obtain new tuning for the Quattro sport differential for extra rear-bias energy break up in Dynamic driving mode.

High pace checks in at 190 mph and the 0-60 mph dash stays 3.Three seconds, identical because the RS 6 Avant Efficiency mannequin.

Each RS 6 Avant GT will probably be fitted with a set of manually adjustable coilover dampers with greater spring charges. The coilovers decrease the experience top by 10 mm and have three-way adjustability. Audi stated a elevate is important to regulate the coilovers. Stiffer stabilizer bars (30% up entrance and 80% within the rear) have been fitted to assist fight physique roll round corners. Carbon ceramic brakes are normal.

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