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Audi A8 4.2 40V quattro 4d Auto (2002/51) - Owner Review

The doors open to 90 degrees for easy access. There is a cavernous interior.

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Review submitted by
Michael Mansfield-Corbett on

Audi A8 (94-02)


5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Discerning choice, the car does not scream conspicuous consumption.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They love it

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, because it stops, goes and handles like a dream, and all done in delightful comfort.

What are you likely to buy next?
The Lambo engined S8

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
June 2006

Did you get a good deal and why?
I part-exed a Mercedes S Class, and was happy to get rid

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
The perfect Q car. I spend my days surprising BMW drivers.

What was the dealer like?

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Great handling for such a behemouth of a car. It is over 5m long but handles like a smaller car

What's it like to park?
Easy with park tronic

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?

What's most practical about your car?
The doors open to 90 degrees for easy access. There is a cavernous interior.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Audi sat-nav is faultless

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