I had a brief encounter with an RS4 B4 yesterday - X plate, so I assume it was a B4 (I know nothing about Audis and had to look it up).
It had very wide wheels/tyres and two large bore side by side exhausts, so possibly not stock tune.
Anyway, only a 2.7/3.0 engine, but with twin turbos and an...
Made the jump from 4 rings to 3 pointed star 12 days ago.
I did a little write up over on RS246.com about my first impressions which I'll just copy and paste to save me regurgitating:
So took the Merc for a proper run from Aberdeen to Edinburgh and back again on Saturday and...
In estate version as that is all they make it in now.
Honest opinion? Not impressed.
Handled well enough but felt a bit big and uninvolving. Didn't feel that special to me for a 73K car. I was a bit disappointed with the interior - the seats were not supportive enough and I couldn't find a...
In Autoexpress this week.
RS4 comes out on top by a whisker.
Say RS4 has an even better exhaust note and is just as quick despite being around 150Nm down on torque.
They also say it is cheaper even when optioned up (not by my calculations) and will have better residuals.
Any member done this. Sold my B7 Avant a while back and I'm considering a C63. Just hoping a few members may be able to give some comparisons of the 2 cars. Performance is there much in the two, i imagine running costs must be very similar.
Would like to hear any feedback......
My brother is looking to switch his 993 C4S for a 'sensible' car now that his first nipper is due.
His criteria are:
Must be wife friendly to drive
Must fit bike + kiddie in back
Must be comfy motorway cruiser and..
Must have over 400hp :rolleyes:
Would prefer an auto
Must fit in his garage...
'My friend' was playing with the interweb machine today and did a little research on renting fast cars with the specific intention of driving in at warp speed.
UK was out of the question, as the cost of renting prestige here is just plain stupid, not to mention the low speed...
Well my mate went upto Preston Audi on Saturday morning in his nice shiney red RS4, souped upto 425BHP, yarda yarda yarda....
On his way there he encountered what he thinks was a Merecedes V8 supercar, whilst travelling at 120mph+ down a dual carriage way with the V8 caning him, he decided...