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Audi’s ultimate ‘top-tier’ high-performance trim level, positioned a noticeable step above the “S” model specification level of Audi’s regular model range line-up. The C5 RS6 was the fourth model to come out of Audi’s private subsidiary company, “quattro GmbH”. The first was the Audi RS2 Avant, from a joint venture between Porsche and quattro GmbH for the Audi marque. Production of the original Audi C5 RS 6 began in June 2002 and ended in September 2004. The second and current Audi C6 RS 6 was introduced at the 2007 Frankfurt Motor Show. The original RS6 was the first Audi RS model exported to North America, while the succeeding C6 RS6 is only sold in Europe. Blue Audi RS6 C5 sedan fl.
Rack and pinion speed-sensitive “servotronic” power steering was also standard, with a ratio of 14. 3, and a turning circle of 11. In Europe and elsewhere, 19-inch wheels were standard, with an optional 18-inch package. 18-inch package was the only available offering. Between April 2004 and September 2004, there was a final limited run of an even higher-performance RS6, named the Audi RS6 Plus. A revised steering rack, with a reduced ratio of 14. The car was available only as an Avant, and was sold only in European markets.