The lastest generation of Audi Allroad is even better than the previous model. It adds more brawn to complement its highly sophisticated electronic "brain" as the 3rd generation A6 Allroad Quattro.

The new model will hit the UK market next month as the prices start at £43 145 OTR for the entry-level model.

As we stated before, the 2012 Audi A6 Allroad Quattro is expected to have huge success.

The engine range includes one TFSI petrol engine and two TDI units. All of the has turbocharging and direct injection guaranteeing high efficiency and nice dynamics. Their fuel consumption has been reduced by as much as 20 per cent compared with the previous model.

The 3.0 liter TFSI delivers 310PS (228 kW) and 440 Nm (325 lb-ft) of torque. From 0 to 62mph in 5.9 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155mph) – electronically limited. Its combined economy figure is an impressive 31.7mpg. There are two 3.0 liter TDI model – one with 204PS and one with 245PS with 450Nm and 580Nm, respectively. The entry-level version achieves a combined economy figure of 46.3mpg, corresponding to 159 g CO2/km. All three engines are paired with the seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission.

Distinguishing allroad quattro features include extended side sills, more widely flared wings and vertical slats within the single-frame grille. Stainless steel guards protect the underbody at the front and rear of the car, and the exhaust system ends in two large, flattened tailpipes. The roof rails are mounted on double bars.

2012 Audi A6 Allroad Quattro

The wheel arches, bumpers and sills are painted in a contrasting colour, but can be body-coloured if the optional aluminium exterior package is specified. The colour Java Brown is available exclusively for the new A6 allroad quattro. The luggage compartment has a capacity of 565 litres with seats up and whopping 1 680 litres with rear seats folded down.

The options list includes a head-up display, ambient lighting, and comfort seats seats with a ventilation and massage function. Additional highlights include four-zone automatic air conditioning, a panoramic glass roof and the advanced key, which enables access, start-up and locking without the need to remove the key from the driver's pocket.

The HDD SAT NAV MMI features an 8" display. A Bang & Olufsen Advanced Sound System with 15 speakers can also be added for maximum listening pleasure.

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Source: Audi