The Truth About Cars » Audi 200 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 05 May 2016 13:00:22 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Junkyard Find: 1984 Audi 5000 S, With Voodoo Incantantion To Ward Off Unintended Acceleration http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/junkyard-find-1984-audi-5000-s-with-voodoo-incantantion-to-ward-off-unintended-acceleration/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/junkyard-find-1984-audi-5000-s-with-voodoo-incantantion-to-ward-off-unintended-acceleration/#comments Tue, 02 Oct 2012 13:00:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=462417 The Audi “Unintended Acceleration” debacle of 1986, which whacked American Audi sales by about 75% within a few years, makes the 1982-86 Audi 5000 an historically significant Junkyard Find. The 60 Minutes piece about the 5000’s allegedly malevolent behavior turned the car’s image from masterpiece of aerodynamic science to bloody-clawed multiple murderer, with predictable effects […]

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The Audi “Unintended Acceleration” debacle of 1986, which whacked American Audi sales by about 75% within a few years, makes the 1982-86 Audi 5000 an historically significant Junkyard Find. The 60 Minutes piece about the 5000’s allegedly malevolent behavior turned the car’s image from masterpiece of aerodynamic science to bloody-clawed multiple murderer, with predictable effects […]

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