The award winning 2012 Audi A6, decked out in a special Spyder branded surface treatment.
- 2012 Audi A6 3.0 TFSI selected as 2012 Rocky Mountain Car of the Year
- A6 chosen for supercharged performance, quattro® all-wheel-drive grip and sophisticated design
- Award presented at Denver International Auto Show
Last weekend marked the annual Denver International Auto Show in Denver, CO. Audi Brand Specialists from here at Prestige Audi had the opportunity to spend time at the Audi booth talking with customers about the newest Audi models, including the A6, RS5, and the 2013 A4 allroad.
On the first day of the event, March 21st, Audi fans from around the world received some exciting news; the 2012 Audi A6 3.0 TFSI received the 2012 Car of the Year Award from the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press. This award is given to five category winners, the 2012 Vehicle of the Year Awards honor new vehicles for sale in the Rocky Mountain region for their value, performance, fuel economy, comfort and safety. The award was presented to Audi of America during the show’s opening ceremony.
The field for the 2012 awards included every significant new car, pickup, crossover and SUV for sale in the Rocky Mountain West. More than 70 models received test-drive evaluations in Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming over the past months by members of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press.
Chosen as the best new car to own and drive in the Rocky Mountain West, the all-new 2012 Audi A6 boasts an all-aluminum 3.0 L TFSI® supercharged V6 engine with 310 horsepower. One of Audi’s most innovative and technologically-advanced models to date, the A6 makes up to 2,000 decisions per second to assist the driver. Safety in the all-new Audi A6 is enhanced by a thermal imaging camera with Night Vision Assistant, the Audi Pre-Sense Plus safety system and quattro® all-wheel drive technology. Other intelligent features include head-up display and a MMI® Touch pad that recognizes handwriting in multiple languages. Audi is the first company worldwide to feature factory-installed wireless internet, enabling features such as Audi connect™ for real-time weather, traffic news and live fuel prices, and MMI Navigation with 3-D Google Earth images.
Rocky Mountain Automotive Press is a professional association of automotive media representing print, Web and broadcast journalists in the Rocky Mountain West.
Below are a few more pictures from the Audi booth at this year’s Denver International Auto Show. If you are interested in more information on any of these exceptional new Audi vehicles, please contact one of our Audi Brand Specialists at (303)238-8101.
Prestige Imports Audi Brand Specialist Mike Pearce takes a second to pose for a picture near the Audi booth at the Denver Auto Show.
Mike Pearce talks with a group of Auto Show visitors about the all new Audi RS5.
Some young Auto Show visitors get a close look at the Audi R8 Spyder.
The all-new Audi RS5, one of the most talked about vehicles at the Denver Auto Show.
Audi RS5 headlight and grille
The Audi RS5 Coupe