If you happen to’re opting for the 2020 Audi S6 over the practically identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip right to the 2020 Audi S6. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2020 Audi S6 happens to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Audi S6 offers ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that only this kind of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you want it most.
The 2020 Audi S6, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2020 Audi S6’s trip and driving experience begin to fall according to extra fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would advocate trying out the 2020 Audi S6’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has the next most towing capability and superior cargo area and it is all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort bundle provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting fashions at further price. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Audi S6 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2020 Audi S6 also presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2020 Audi S6 recent by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Bundle as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Audi S6, which pushes the 2020 Audi S6 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in long wheelbase Suburban form as effectively, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.