Blog: Glenn BrooksFour gearboxes for the Audi A6 Avant. Why?

Glenn Brooks | 19 May 2011

Gearing up for its global roll out.

Gearing up for its global roll out.

Here's a paragraph from the media release that accompanies the forthcoming estate version of the Audi A6:

Depending on the engine, the new A6 Avant rolls off the assembly line with either a six-speed manual, the sporty seven-speed S tronic, the continuously variable multitronic or the convenient eight-speed tiptronic.

Can anyone think of another car that has so many self- or auto-shifting options?


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