2021 Volvo S90
Features & Specs
2021 Audi A6
Adaptive Cruise Control
Offered on Higher Trims
8-speed Automatic
7-speed Automatic
Ground Clearance
5 Passengers
Seating Capacity
5 Passengers

2021 Volvo S90 vs 2021 Audi A6

Luxury sedans are incredibly popular and that means more and more are being added to the market each year. To help you sort through the many models, to find the one that best suits the needs of your lifestyle, we had our team pull two of the most popular models and pit them against each other. They chose the 2021 Volvo S90 and the 2021 Audi. Both of these models have a lot to offer, keep reading as we compare their powertrain options and trim levels!

2021 Volvo S90 Power & Handling

There are two powertrains offered for the Volvo S90. The base engine, named the T6, is a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that is turbo and supercharged, kicking out 316 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. The second powertrain is called the T8. This plug-in hybrid uses the T6 engine with an electric motor to generate 400 horsepower and 472 pound-feet of torque. All power is routed through an 8-speed automatic transmission to all four wheels with standard all-wheel drive.

2021 Audi A6 Power & Handling

The Audi A6 is also powered by one of two engines. The base engine is a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder that generates 248 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The second engine is a 3.0L V6 that produces 335 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque. Audi pairs both engines with a 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission and standard all-wheel drive.

2021 Volvo S90 Features & Design

Drivers have three S90 trim levels to choose from. The base trim is named the Momentum and it comes outfitted with a lengthy list of standard features that includes leather upholstery, dual-zone climate control, a panoramic sunroof, heated front seats, LED headlights, a 9-inch touchscreen, Apple and Android smartphone integration, navigation, and a 10-speaker sound system. The upper trims, the R-Design and Inscription, build on the Momentum with features like a 360-degree parking camera, a Harman Kardon sound system, four-zone climate control, a head-up display, and a Bowers & Wilkins sound system.

2021 Audi A6 Features & Design

Audi also offers the A6 in three trim levels. The base trim is called the Premium. It comes outfitted with Apple and Android smartphone integration, navigation, leather upholstery, an 8.8-inch touchscreen, heated mirrors, and lane departure warning. The upper trims, called the Premium Plus and Prestige, add Audi's Virtual Cockpit, a larger 10.1-inch touchscreen, a Bang & Olufsen sound system, a head-up display, LED tail lights, and power soft-closing doors.


We have reviewed both the 2021 Volvo S90 and the 2021 Audi A6 and we know you need to hop behind the wheel of an S90 luxury sedan and hit the road! The Audi A6 put up a good fight but it just doesn't offer the same amount of power or features that the S90 does. Come on down to Volvo Cars Mall of Georgia and learn even more about the 2021 S90 with the help of our sales associates. We look forward to working with you soon!

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