by Great Car on Dec 29, 2009 Vehicle: 1998 Audi A6 2.8 Avant quattro 4dr Wagon AWD
I love this car! That said it takes a lot of money to keep it well feed and healthy. I bought it at a charity auction (Never buy from one, trust me). The car was low miles and a great price. Two months later the transmission went out and cost over 3k to fix. Once she was up and running again, it's been great.
by mrburb on Nov 22, 2003 Vehicle: 1998 Audi A6 2.8 Avant quattro 4dr Wagon AWD
We've had gasket and seal issues, but
they seem to have been resolved.
Electrical is not the greatest, and
rear seat legroom is tight -
especially for a bunch of tall people.
Those things aside, this is the most
balanced, smoothest, most well-
engineered car we've owned. It is a
joy to drive - even if it is a wagon -
though a little more power would be
nice. If only it were a little
Stretch an A4 platform, add rounded styling with plenty of edges for character, toss in a sumptuously comfortable interior available in several "atmosphere" styles, blend it all with traditional Germanic handling and what do you get? The excellent new Audi A6 sedan. Our only quibble is with the taillights, which appear to have been inspired by the Chevrolet S-10 pickup. The wagon is carried over from 1997.