Euro NCAP Crash Test Results

Test results and safety ratings

Audi A6 2004

2.0 Tdi , Saloon

Test Date: Nov 2004

Audi A6 crash test picture Crash Star Rating Crash Rating 5 Stars
Front-impact score
Side-impact score
Seat belt reminder
Total score
13 (81.0%)
18 (100.0%)
Pedestrian Star Rating Pedestrian Rating 1 Star
Pedestrian-test score 3 (8.0%)

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The body shell of the A6 is extremely strong and the stable passenger cell provides good protection fo the adult occupants, the car achieving the Euro NCAP five star rating. The restraint systems include dual stage airbags and front safety belts with pre-tensioners and load limiters, seat mounted side airbags and a head protecting curtain airbag. The rear outer belts are also fitted with load limiters. The child protection offered by the car was good but pedestrian protection was poor.

Driver head - Good
Driver neck - Good
Driver chest - Adequate
Driver abdomen
Driver right femur - Adequate Driver left femur - Adequate
Driver right lower leg - Adequate Driver left lower leg - Good
Driver right foot - Good Driver left foot - Good
Passenger head - Good
Passenger neck - Good
Passenger chest - Good
Passenger abdomen
Passenger right femur - Marginal Passenger left femur - Marginal
Passenger right lower leg - Good Passenger left lower leg - Good
Passenger right foot Passenger left foot
Side impact head - Good, Pole test - Pass
Side impact chest - Good
Side impact abdomen - Good
Side impact pelvis - Good
Green = Good Good
Yellow = Adequate Adequate
Orange = Marginal Marginal
Brown = Weak Weak
Red = Poor Poor