31 May: Audi S1 Sportback

… Audi A1 Sportback 30TFSI … It might be a small car but there’s a lot to like about the Audi S1 Sportback, so named because it’s a five door hatchback! It also has a small engine, one of the new breed of turbocharged three cylinder jobs, this one with […] Read more »

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23 Aug: Audi A7 Sportback

… Audi A7 Sportback Sport Line quattro … The Audi A7 Sportback is an ‘old-school’ GT. That’s not a derogatory term, that’s a compliment. What Audi has done is taken the original concept of a continental grand tourer and updated it. That original definition of a ‘GT’ was quickly adopted […] Read more »

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03 Jan: Audi Q2 S Line

… Audi Q2 S Line … Wrestling some of these current generation giant SUVs and 4x4s around multi-storey car parks and retail outlets which have had the white lined parking limits painted on by someone who thinks in inches but measures in centimetres can be awfy frustrating at times. Annoying […] Read more »

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26 Oct: Audi A4 allroad

… Audi A4 allroad quattro 3.0 TDI … How do you flummox a motoring journalist? Ask him or her what car a punter should buy. There are however, variations on that question, such as what is the best car you’ve driven, what’s your favourite car or what would you buy […] Read more »

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10 Jul: Audi TT Roadster

… Audi TT Roadster … I was sitting outside the shops. Waiting for the wife. So I had plenty of time to sit and look around the interior of the Audi TT Roadster and simply enjoy the little engineering flourishes that some proud professionals had built into their creation. Forget […] Read more »

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07 Dec: Audi A7 Sportback

… Audi A7 Sportback BiTurbo … It’s maybe hard for new, young drivers to believe, but once upon a time, driving a diesel powered vehicle was like sitting inside the test cell of a fireworks factory. Not only were they noisy, they were smelly too, and they were slow. Ponderously […] Read more »

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02 Apr: Audi Q3 RS

… Audi Q3 RS … … Seriously Sporty SUV … Audi is really good at building cars, and they are building some really good looking cars these days too. The engineering is sound and the ride and handling is pretty good right across the range. But they don’t do ‘understated’ […] Read more »

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11 Dec: Audi A3 2.0 TDI Sport

Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI Sport … If Audi thinks that the fitting of 19 inch rims to a standard A3 saloon will be a cosmetic enhancement to attract future buyers, they might just have a point. They do look attractive, but like PIP implants and foreign, non—NHS body sculpture, […] Read more »

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09 Jul: Audi RS5 Cabriolet

This is not a standard car appraisal, but stick with it and you’ll see what I mean … Imagine. Your favourite granny has just passed away. The one that snuck you sweeties and pocket money when your Dad wasn’t about. The one that baked. Scones, pancakes and squidgy pudding. The […] Read more »

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05 Dec: Audi A6 allroad Quattro

Audi A6 allroad Quattro 3.0 TDI 242 bhp …. Right. Just ignore the word ’quattro’ in this week’s car name. Forget all you’ve ever heard about quattros, four wheel drive, turbochargers the size of dustbins and outrageous performance that would make your hair stand on end, and not just the […] Read more »

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