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Audi's most potent vehicle joins the European range in April 2008, but Americans won't get a chance for it. The RS6 Avant is faster than all but Audi's R10 racing car, but its high price point and wagon shape doom U.S. sales.
Compared to diesel engines of 10 years ago, today’s diesel automobiles have 80 percent lower particulate emissions, 70 percent lower nitrogen oxide emissions, 15 percent improved fuel consumption, 50 percent more power and 30 percent more torque (data from R.L. Polk & Company).