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Doug Drives: Has Audi Given Up On Making Cars?

I was driving along the other day, and I found myself behind an Audi A6. A new Audi A6. A brand-new, midsize, luxurious Audi A6 sedan. And I thought to myself: When was the last time I saw one of these things? This wasn’t always the case. Back in the …

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Junkyard Find: 1990 Audi 100 Quattro Sedan

“yea, b ther soon.â€� A pudgy hand sent the text, then reached out and dropped the LG G3 back onto the crooked night stand. “F-cking Monday, fukk.â€� Eyes adjusting to the early morning light at 10:20, Carl was already running late. He sighed a couple of times while thinking of …

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Piston Slap: Because You Don’t Sell Your First!

TTAC Commentator Matador writes: Dear Sajeev/Sanjeev, I own two cars (and two older pickup trucks): a 1995 LeSabre with 223,000 miles and a 2001 Audi A6 Avant with 165,000 miles on the clock. I drive 80-100 miles per day for work. Between work and personal miles, I drive about 45,000 miles per …

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NAIAS 2016: Audi A4 Allroad Quattro is a Model Built on Millimeters

Thirty-four millimeters of ground clearance. That’s what separates a standard A4 Avant wagon (which we can’t get here in the States) with the new Audi A4 Allroad quattro. That, and a bunch of plastic lower-body cladding. Apparently, American consumers can’t handle the low step-in of the standard Avant. The flared wheel …

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Junkyard Find: 1994 Audi 100 Station Wagon

We examined part of the endgame of the Audi 5000 debacle in the United States with a junked 1990 Audi 100 Quattro sedan in Denver. Having banished the toxic Audi 5000 name, Audi called these cars Audi 100s until everyone was thoroughly confused, then renamed it the A6, which they still use today. Here’s …

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2016 Audi TT Roadster Review – Not Just a Pretty Face

Most luxury roadsters are related to a practical, rear-wheel-drive sports sedan, but Audi prefers to march to a different drummer. Since its inception in 1998, the Audi TT has been based not on the A4, but on the Volkswagen Golf. The original TT was the product of Audi’s best and …

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