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Updated Audi Quattro concept will be based on the A6 - report

 Updated Audi Quattro concept will be based on the A6 - report
Audi quattro concept 29.09.2010

Could have 600 HP (441 kW)

The Frankfurt Motor Show is just a couple of weeks away and new details are starting to emerge about the Audi Quattro concept.

Autobild is reporting the model will feature radical styling that previews the company's new design language. The publication declined to elaborate but said the concept will measure approximately 4.6 meters long and ride on an "enhanced" version of the A6 platform. While the A6 isn't a featherweight, the concept is rumored to weigh approximately 1200 kg (2645 lbs) thanks to the extensive use of carbon fiber and aluminum.

Power will reportedly be provided by a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine that develops approximately 600 HP (441 kW) and 800 Nm (590 lb-ft) of torque. This could enable the car to accelerate from 0-100 km/h in about three seconds.

Audi is reportedly considering a production version so they will likely be watching feedback very closely.

Source: Autobild

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Comments (16)

Garais877
if they will tweak the V8TT to 700hp this car could even be threat to Aventador on raw speed I mean as its going to be front engine Quattro supercar...
Aug 11, 2013 5:41 pm
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DBaskov
You are aware that Lamborghini and Audi are both owned by Volkswagen, right?!
Aug 12, 2013 5:20 am
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Garais877
really??? wow thanks for info, no actually I did not know that :D
Aug 12, 2013 8:57 am
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Garais877
you are aware that S8 RS6 and RS7 already is threat to most supercars... and all of them are around 2000kg, and this will be 1200kg... Just wondering what it will be after MTM... :)
Aug 12, 2013 9:03 am
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hunker7
C'mon Audi, stop pissing around just put this beast into production, there is no way this can fail.
Aug 11, 2013 11:28 am
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Garais877
this can even make little threat to Continental GT :)
Aug 11, 2013 5:32 pm
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hunker7
If they make this, With a weight of 1200kg and at least 600hp this will be threat to most supercars.
Aug 11, 2013 6:23 pm
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DBaskov
No, a high performance sports car cannot make any threat to an expensive grand tourer.
Aug 12, 2013 5:18 am
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Grey
It looks like the Citroen GT from the front...
Aug 11, 2013 1:19 am
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Garais877
yeah right, and A3 actually looks like Megane...
Aug 11, 2013 5:34 pm
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Garais877
so this is E-class coupe competitor then :) cool :)
Aug 9, 2013 7:03 pm
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EdBacau
With that weight and that power, looks like it's closer to a Ferrari FF competitor.
Aug 10, 2013 3:15 am
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AlanXu
Just do it. Just make it.
Aug 9, 2013 4:59 pm
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EJ
No disrespect to WCF, as I love this site and check it every day, but Autobild.de is essentially the National Enquirer of the automotive world. Although I would love for their stories to have some semblence of truth, I have found in the past that my dreams have been crushed on more than one occasion by their active imaginations.
Aug 9, 2013 4:14 pm
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CDspeed
The Ouattro and the similarly styled eTron Spyder look awesome.
Aug 9, 2013 1:40 pm
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4everRS
Hmmm, I'm confused as to why it would be the "A6 platform". 4.6m is closer to A5 length. And I assume the Quattro concept would be a 2 door, as the A5, right?
Aug 9, 2013 12:12 pm
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