The new third-generation Audi RS 6 demonstrates all that’s wrong with the latest RS 4 – a car which was launched less than six months ago. Like its smaller sibling the RS 6 comes as an Avant version only, they both come with a V8 TFSI engine, but that’s about where the similarities end.
May 2007 and the Audi R8 was a month away from its UK launch. I sneaked a peak of the first right-hand drive UK car and signed an order within the hour. Then the doubts started to set in.