2016 Audi A6 quattro MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2016 Audi A6 quattro.

The 2016 Audi A6 quattro has 3 model options: Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L, Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L and Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L.

The 2016 Audi A6 quattro Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L runs on premium gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

The 2016 Audi A6 quattro Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L runs on diesel and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

The 2016 Audi A6 quattro Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L runs on premium gasoline and is in the Midsize Cars car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2016 Audi A6 quattro Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 2016 Audi A6 quattro is 26 miles per gallon.

The table below breaks down the MPG for each model option:

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L 24 20 29
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L 30 25 38
Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 22 32

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2016 Audi A6 quattro?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 2016 Audi A6 quattro is $2,867.

The average fuel costs have been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

Comparing a 2016 Audi A6 quattro to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $2,833 more on fuel.

The table below shows the fuel costs and 5-year save/spend for each model option:

Model Option Fuel Cost 5-Year Save/Spend
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L $3,100 spend $4,000 more
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L $2,550 spend $1,250 more
Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L $2,950 spend $3,250 more

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2016 Audi A6 quattro Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 2016 Audi A6 quattro will consume in one year is 12 barrels.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

Model Option Barrels
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L 12
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L 12
Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L 12

💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2016 Audi A6 quattro Emit?

The 2016 Audi A6 quattro will emit an average of about 5,305,000 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 181 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2016 Audi A6 quattro.

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 3 2016 Audi A6 quattro model options.

Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2016 Audi A6 quattro Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L:

City MPG 20
Highway MPG 29
Combined MPG 24
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $4,000
Fuel Cost $3,100
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Grams of CO2 5,625,000
Trees Needed to Offset 268
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic (S8)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? Yes
Supercharged? Yes
Turbocharged? No

Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2016 Audi A6 quattro Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.0 L:

City MPG 25
Highway MPG 38
Combined MPG 30
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $1,250
Fuel Cost $2,550
Fuel Type 1 Diesel
ATV Type Diesel
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Grams of CO2 5,145,000
Trees Needed to Offset 245
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic (S8)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? Yes
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? Yes

Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2016 Audi A6 quattro Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L:

City MPG 22
Highway MPG 32
Combined MPG 25
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $3,250
Fuel Cost $2,950
Fuel Type 1 Premium
Barrels of Petroleum 12
Grams of CO2 5,145,000
Trees Needed to Offset 245
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (S8)
Vehicle Class Midsize Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? Yes

Disclaimer

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