MOTORS: AUDI YOU DO! NEW REG: AUDI: Sales Soar across the Whole Car Range as Buyers Are Drawn by the Depth of Quality to Say
Byline: By STEVE HUGHES
AUDI'S sales are soaring, with buyers attracted by quality products within an unusually wide model range.
Only by actually driving them is it possible to appreciate the sheer depth of quality, which is easily in the BMW and Mercedes class.
Audi motoring starts with the diminutive A2 city car, with prices now down from pounds 13,410 to a new low of just pounds 12,715 for the entry-level 1.4 Special Edition.
This is a class act on a small scale, being a surprisingly roomy four- seater, despite its truncated exterior dimensions.
Among the most impressive of its petrol and diesel engines is the 1.4- litre turbodiesel, which achieves remarkable economy of 64mpg.
The larger A3 is the connoisseur's alternative to the Volkswagen Golf and BMW Compact, with prices from pounds 15,510 for the 1.6-litre three-door.
The new A4 saloon is a rival for the BMW 3-Series and also comes in estate car Avant form to challenge the 3-Series Touring. …