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Best place to sell my beloved V10 RS6?

Alex_RS6 Jun 11, 2012

  1. Alex_RS6

    Alex_RS6 Member

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    As the title suggests, I intend to sell my C6 RS6 and wanted to check with you guys where the best place to do that would be?

    I usually just sell cars back to the dealers as a trade-in but this time I am swapping it for a company lease car, so can't do that.

    Also, I hear its not particularly easy to sell cars over about 30k privately as people then need finance arranged and you get a lot of non-genuine punters who just want a free test drive in a nice car.

    So does anyone have a suggestion on where would be the best place to sell. I'm not in a hurry so won't be lowering prices for a quick sale....

    Many thanks,

    Alex
     
  2. a6_chris

    a6_chris Well-Known Member

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    Pistonheads .. Ebay ... Me*? ;)











    *I wish ;)
     
  3. t8ups

    t8ups Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    Whats the spec?

    what colour combo you got?

    i just bought 1 from Audi, its the mugello blue pearl with silver seats, got a few options on there too.

    i am collecting on the 28th june, i CANT wait.
     
  4. Alex_RS6

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    Adaptive Cruise, TV, Rear Parking camera. I do have the exact spec list somewhere..

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  5. Alex_RS6

    Alex_RS6 Member

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    V10 *** custom numberplate too.
     
  6. Gavin0478

    Gavin0478 Active Member Team Daytona Team V8 VCDS Map User quattro Audi Q7 TDi

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    drool.....
     
  7. t8ups

    t8ups Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    looks like you have the keyless entry and start, somthing i wanted but it didnt have it :(

    i cant wait for mine..
     
  8. A1DEYB

    A1DEYB Well-Known Member

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    Christ you must be selling a lot of light bulbs.

    Enjoy your new car!
     
  9. t8ups

    t8ups Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    It could be busier but the lighter days slow things down :(

    heres a pic off my phone after my test drive, il put some pictures up when i collect on the 28th

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  10. A1DEYB

    A1DEYB Well-Known Member

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    Mate that is effin gangsta..
    Like that a right lot.
    Enjoy!
     
  11. Alex_RS6

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    FYI - I found the spec options list:

    Metallic Mugello Blue + Silver Silk Nappa leather
    20" 7-spoke wheels
    Power Door Closure
    TV Reception & DAB
    Load Secure Kit
    Advanced Key
    Privacy Glass
    Reversible Mat
    Glass Sunroof
    Headlining in Star Silver
    Adaptive Cruise
    Lockable Side Compartment
    Electric Ajust Steering Column
    Blinds
    EFS
    RFL as screen
    Restricted to 174mph
    Cobra Tracker
     
  12. Alex_RS6

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    The BIG problem is that if I sell it - what do I replace it with?! Nothing on the market even comes close for the resale RS6 prices (for a petrol head). This decision is driving me bonkers. I have the 3 year MOT due next week and will be sitting down with Audi to discuss options. I will let you know how this goes...
     
  13. t8ups

    t8ups Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    Wow, a nice lot of options you have there, did you have it from new then?
     
  14. aud_man

    aud_man New Member

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    Hi there, I saw you are looking to sell your RS6 - I am looking for one and was close to buying!

    Can you give me any more detail or call for a chat on 07721 575799

    Cheers,

    Mike



     
  15. Alex_RS6

    Alex_RS6 Member

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    Just sent you a PM Mike
     
  16. Alex_RS6

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    It was originally the Wolverhampton Audi Directors company car, but they put it on the market from new. By the time I got it one month later, it had about 1800 miles on the clock.
     
    Last edited: Jun 18, 2012
  17. Alex_RS6

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    Given up trying to sell to a dealer - they were all offering laughable prices saying they didn't know how long they would have it for before they could resell it.

    So trying to sell it privately now. Had to put a lot of money into the car though to get it as new as possible, plus servicing, plus road tax, plus extended warranty - which has bumped up the price :(

    I may have a private buyer this weekend but if that falls through then will have to do more advertising...
     
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    cheekymonkey91 New Member

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    i am now looking to purchase an rs6, probably at the end of this year.. is the 0-62 really that slow? 4.6 seconds for a 580bhp car does seem quite a lot slower than other vehicles available...
     
  20. t8ups

    t8ups Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    when you are at the helm it feels alot quicker than 4.6.

    its might have 580hp but it has over 2 tonnes to pull so doing the maths is very fast for whats its doing.

    get yourself a test drive in one and then you will feel that 4.6sec comes very fast, and that day to day driving you have the quickest car on the road.
     
  21. N8

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    What a beautiful machine Alex :wub:
     
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  23. t8ups

    t8ups Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    I thought it had sold when i didnt see it on there. you will get alot of interest at that price Alex.
     
  24. Alex_RS6

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    And the correct answer was - wewantanycar.com

    I got SO fed up detailing the car and people not showing up to look at it.

    Less money than private but more money than dealers.
     
  25. S3 Rav

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    Looks like it'll be missed. What's the replacement going to be then?
     

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