Units Affected 50 Car designers probably don't want to admit it, but sometimes two vehicles from different automakers look extremely similar. The previous owner had maintained it meticulously - he just didn't do a good job paying for it. The extra horses propel the 225-horsepower car 0-60 mph in an estimated 6. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. There's also a 225-horsepower quattro version for both the coupe and convertible. Beneath that boy-racer body lies the heart of a gran tourismo — a car designed to go fast, but in a more gentlemanly fashion than those aforementioned hooliganmobiles. Audi tells us delivery time is projected at six to nine months, which should leave you plenty of time to plan your first topless road trip.
Point it where you want to be, and it's there--no delay. They reinforced the lower sill panels, added high-strength steel inserts into the windshield frame and A-pillar for rollover protection, and installed a transverse aluminum bulkhead behind the front seats to hold the dual rollbars. If you think I'm just a angry customer, just drive by the lot a look at the facility and then trust your own instincts. Although it is a small dealer, they have a good selection and I will come back with my husband. When I tell people the how old it is, they cannot believe.
It's a satisfying package, but not nearly as much fun as this Roadster fitted with the 225-horsepower version of the same 1. Top down, the Roadster shows off its brushed aluminum rollbar covers, but the top also uses up a great deal of trunk space when lowered. What that has to do with Audi, I have no idea. I had heard of problems with the car, but in the 6 years that we have had it, it is the best car I ever owned. I've spent more on this car than it's worth just trying to maintain it. Point it where you want to be, and it's there--no delay. I did buy it second hand with 23k on it so that could have played a huge roll since I have no idea how the previous owner treated it.
SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557661863934 ; listingsSearchManager. People are blown away when i tell them it is a 2001! It's beautifully styled, has ample power, and is a hoot to drive on twisty roads. The oil change is expensive. Despite reported high-speed stability problems that Audi addressed by adding a small rear wing to both the hardtop and roadster, we think the car's handling is near perfect with or without the… If you're wondering what's new for 2000, you've come to the right place. The ride is firm, but comfortable by sports car standards, and handling is tight.
Those more pedestrian four-door sedans get a 150 horsepower version that trades maximum power for a broad spread of power. In fact, the whole interior is quite stylish. I'm constantly adjusting my seat to get comfortable, and something as minor as a different set of shoes will throw off my entire driving position. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. For the record, both Coupe and convertible can be had with either the 180-horsepower engine front- or all-wheel drive or the 225-horsepower engine all-wheel drive only. However things started to go wrong around 60k and it was in and out of the shop for one thing or another during my last year of ownership. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter.
They reinforced the lower sill panels, added high-strength steel inserts into the windshield frame and A-pillar for rollover protection, and installed a transverse aluminum bulkhead behind the front seats to hold the dual rollbars. The only downside to the changes is that the Roadster becomes a two-seater, whereas the Coupe has a rear seat, even if unsuited for anyone but limber children. It just spent literally 2 months in the shop for the shift rod and transmission with parts being on back order and so on. The car was very clean and well kept. The lady that helped me was attentive and nice. However, the convertible top looks so good on this car, integrating almost perfectly into the rounded body, we feel the hard top really isn't needed.
This problem is compounded on the Quattro models because of the larger rear suspension and differential, which results in a trunk that, besides the standard first-aid kit, won't hold much beyond a brief case or gym bag. I called to schedule a time to come in, and they were very nice. It kept blowing fuses I'd have to dig in and replace every few weeks. Half of these will be equipped as Quattros, and only 1250 are expected to be the 225-horsepower version. I called to schedule a time to come in, and they were very nice. The extra horses propel the 225-horsepower car 0-60 mph in an estimated 6.
But really, this boils down to simple, diligent maintenance. All-wheel drive takes away the push in the corners that's so prevalent in the front-driver, allowing the Quattro car to corner amazingly flat. The airbag computer module was somehow broken when being serviced a few years ago. Besides the dimensions you can also read detailed information concerning engine of the vehicle such as engine size, horsepower, the number of cylinders and valves, which can tell you a lot about potential performance of the car. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. The recall began during May 2014.