Wow! This car is very fun to drive, has lots of power (I have 2.0L Turbo). Handling is crisp and the ride is very smooth. The interior design is much more than I would expect for car at this price point. Anyone looking for a car in this price range needs to test drive one of these. German cars are not only well thought out, they just handle better. Heated seats are great in the winter. The car even does all right in the snow, where the traction control makes a very noticeable difference. There are also several well thought out innovations to the car which make simple things more convenient.
Sound system on the SE and up is decent and should easily please the average listener and perhaps the above average as well. Being able to have the windshield's wipers stop in the up position when the car off is nice too, especially in the winter. Seats are very comfortable. 2L turbo engine.
A Blue tooth option would be nice. Head lights that turn off automatically when the car is turned off, I always forget with the switches.