The 2021 Audi RS6 Avant is one of the best adorable cars you can buy today. And if we weren’t already amazement over Audi RS’s aboriginal U.S.-bound hot-rod wagon (finally), it had to go and accomplish our hearts agitate alike added with a bound Nogaro Blue edition. You know, like the aboriginal RS car ever: the RS2 Avant.
Europeans already accept a agnate RS2 Avant–inspired amalgamation for the RS6 Avant, and it’s additionally accessible on the TT RS coupe, RS4 Avant, RS5 coupe, RS5 Sportback, and RS7 Sportback. Now the U.S. is assuredly accepting an RS wagon, the RS6 Avant, and it’s additionally advancing with a appropriate copy to account the 1994 RS2 Avant: the RS Tribute Copy that’s bound to aloof 25 cars.
Like the aboriginal RS-spec car it’s based on, the RS Tribute Copy is accomplished in admirable Nogaro Blue with argent auto and red-painted brakes. Those are 22-inch trapezoid-design auto captivated in Pirelli P Zero PZ4 summer tires, and there’s additionally atramentous trim on the grille, ancillary skirts, roof rails, and rear diffuser.
The RS6 Avant is powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 that produces 591 application and 590 lb-ft of torque. The RS Tribute Copy comes accepted with a action exhaust. Audi claims this aboriginal RS wagon to ability U.S. clay will ability 60 mph in 3.5 seconds.
Unique to the RS Tribute Copy is Denim Blue adverse stitching, and it comes able with acrimonious rear seats, a head-up display, and a Bang & Olufsen complete system. The special-edition cars additionally accept Audi’s driver-assistance package, which includes adaptive cruise ascendancy and lane-change assist.
The 2021 Audi RS6 Avant RS Tribute Copy is accessible to adjustment now for $137,845.