by Great Car on Dec 29, 2009 Vehicle: 1998 Audi A6
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.
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
Bought my A6 quattro wagon new in RI.
Used if for commuting and carpooling and
it it also got complements for its looks
and ride. Never had a problem in bad
weather with the car. Moved to SanDeigo
and I put 18" performance tires on the
car and handles like a 5 series. Plan
on lowering it an inch as well. Best
purchase I could have made I have the
versitility of an SUV but the comfort of
a luxury sedan and the sportness of a
sport sedan. Can't wait to purchase my
next audi quattro wagon.
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