The Truth About Cars » Allroad http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 NAIAS 2016: Audi A4 Allroad Quattro is a Model Built on Millimeters http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/naias-2016-audi-a4-allroad-quattro-model-built-millimeters/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/naias-2016-audi-a4-allroad-quattro-model-built-millimeters/#comments Mon, 11 Jan 2016 19:02:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1263073 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 arches are what we’ve come […]

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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 arches are what we’ve come […]

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Review: 2013 Audi allroad http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/review-2013-audi-allroad-2/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/review-2013-audi-allroad-2/#comments Fri, 12 Oct 2012 17:26:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=463018 If you haven’t been paying attention to my life story (discretely woven into my reviews), I’ll spell it out clearly: I live in what is considered to be a temperate rainforest on the California coast, the nearest asphalt or concrete surface is over a mile away, and I have a deep (some say questionable) love […]

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If you haven’t been paying attention to my life story (discretely woven into my reviews), I’ll spell it out clearly: I live in what is considered to be a temperate rainforest on the California coast, the nearest asphalt or concrete surface is over a mile away, and I have a deep (some say questionable) love […]

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Review: 2013 Audi allroad http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/review-2013-audi-allroad/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/review-2013-audi-allroad/#comments Tue, 10 Jul 2012 13:00:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=451808 Americans are smart people. Avoid the word “wagon” in favor of “Avant,” and they still see a wagon. And don’t buy it. So for 2013 there are no more Avants for us. Instead, the “allroad” is back. Audi promises that it’s more than just a fancy name. The original allroad differed quite a bit from […]

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Americans are smart people. Avoid the word “wagon” in favor of “Avant,” and they still see a wagon. And don’t buy it. So for 2013 there are no more Avants for us. Instead, the “allroad” is back. Audi promises that it’s more than just a fancy name. The original allroad differed quite a bit from […]

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Are You Ready For: The Return Of The Allroad? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/are-you-ready-for-the-return-of-the-allroad/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/are-you-ready-for-the-return-of-the-allroad/#comments Sat, 05 Nov 2011 16:07:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=416926 Though the original A6-based Audi Allroad was designed for the US market, it hit the market at the height of SUV mania, and as a result never sold more than 6,357 units per year (in 2001, its second year on the market). By the end of 2005, Audi pulled the “Avant Outback” from the US […]

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Though the original A6-based Audi Allroad was designed for the US market, it hit the market at the height of SUV mania, and as a result never sold more than 6,357 units per year (in 2001, its second year on the market). By the end of 2005, Audi pulled the “Avant Outback” from the US […]

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