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Audi A3 1.8 T Sport 5d (2001/51)

Audi A3 1.8 T Sport 5d (2001/51) - Owner Review

Good to drive and handles well in the dry but when pushed hard in the wet tail can suddenly slip out.
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Audi A3 (96-03)

Value

4 out of 5

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Costs

3 out of 5

Will average 38mpg if driven carefully but everything else expensive.

Driving

4 out of 5

Good to drive and handles well in the dry but when pushed hard in the wet tail can suddenly slip out.

Performance

4 out of 5

Very fast but handling not quite up to the engine performance. More posh hatch than hot hatch.

Reliability

4 out of 5

couple of little niggles like boot light only works intermittently

Image

4 out of 5

Audi badge impresses.

Comfort

5 out of 5

Very refined and comfortable.

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Insurance group: 28

Security

5 out of 5

Luckily, have not had cause to put it to the test.

Service

3 out of 5

Look the business and expensive but their standards of delivery actually leave something to be desired

Problems

Bodywork
None.

Engine
Starter motor very noisy

Gearbox
None.

Other
Boot light intermittent.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes