Considering the auspicious time of Diwali, German luxury car manufacturer Audi, launched its eighth generation of the successful full-size sedan, Audi A6, in India on Thursday.

The model starts from Rs 54.20 lakh onwards.

Audi A6 is equipped with a 2.0L TFSI engine and generates 180kW (245 hp). 370 Nm of torque propelling the car from 0 to 100 km per hour in 6.8 seconds.

Commenting on the launch, Balbir Singh Dhillon, Head of Audi India, said, “With the launch of the new Audi A6, we are presenting the eighth generation of the successful full-size sedan that brings numerous innovations to the segment.”

“The new Audi A6 heralds the very best of luxury and technology, while also marking the entry of our first BS-VI compliant model in the country,” he added.

(With input from agencies)