2003 Audi A4 1.8T Avant quattro AWD 4dr Wagon (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 5A)
When we got the A4 avant for my wife a
year ago,we knew the car was a
beauty,and we suspected great built
quality,and we got it.
What we did not know is that the
1.8turbo matched to the 5 speed auto
is almost slow,noisy at high rpms,and
very thirsty for so few inches.
Why offer this combo to such
unsuspecting public?I know the torque
is excellent and that there is almost
no turbo lag,but pleeeeaaase, at 37
grands out the door,we deserve better
Apart from that,it is very
comfortable,handles beautifully, and a
very pleasant place to spend time
in ,unless you are going up a
slope,fully loaded,with the dog in the
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