2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon)  RealSafeCars93Safety Rating

#2 of 2022 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#10 of all 2022 vehicles


The A6 Allroad, introduced by Audi in 2012, is a large wagon with seating up to 5. The Audi A6 Allroad provides superior horsepower for its class, offering great power. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. With standard all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Audi offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon) is very safe compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon) has a score of 93, implying a 0.025% chance of driver death (2.2% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon) has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0249% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 2.8453%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0249% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 2.8453% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon) is 47% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon) is 51% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

Active safety features can substantially reduce the risks of harm to vehicle occupants by preventing severe accidents. The following active safety system is included even on lower trims/versions of the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad: Audi Pre Sense. Some safety features are optional on the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad--- although they add to the cost, one should consider the benefits of Active Lane Assist and Audi Side Assist.

Another safety feature seems simpler but should still be considered. Standard side mirror turn signals can help when you don't see a vehicle in your blind spot, by alerting them to your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other driver to avoid an accident with you.


But it is about as safe as many comparable models.

10077Maserati GhibliBMW 5 SeriesM.-B. E-ClassA. A4 Allroad (Wagon)Volvo S90 RechargeAudi A6Audi Q8Audi Q7BMW X5Genesis GV80A. A6 Allroad (Wagon)Audi A7Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon) with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 77 to 100. The 2022 Audi A6 Allroad (Wagon) is safer than the 2022 Maserati Ghibli, the 2022 BMW 5 Series, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, the 2022 Audi A4 Allroad (Wagon), and the 2022 Volvo S90 Recharge and less safe than the 2022 Audi Q8. It is about as safe as the 2022 Audi A7, the 2022 Genesis GV80, and the 2022 BMW X5.

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