Tag: 3.0T

By on November 16, 2011

I needed a suitable car for a spirited 500-mile run to the “coolest small town in America,” and back. One leaped to mind: the Audi S4 with its optional active differential. In our first encounter, the current “B8” S4 underwhelmed me. Though quick and capable, it just didn’t feel special. “A4 3.0T” seemed more apt. But that car lacked the trick diff. And metro Detroit’s roads aren’t the most challenging. A re-test was warranted. The roads of Southeastern Ohio and West Virginia would provide it.

(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • DeadWeight: *p.s. We STILL have some funky suspension tuning and odd steering feel characteristics in many of our...
  • DenverMike: FWD/awd pickups are “niche market” at best, especially 2-seaters. I’m not sure what...
  • kcflyer: I think it is safe to say the Civic is not viewed as “ghastly” by tens of thousands of buyers....
  • chiefmonkey: I just think the reputation of the company is equally, if not more, important: who actually wants to go...
  • SunnyvaleCA: I think the issue with Minivans is that they are mostly used for family vacations in the summer. That...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Staff