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Audi A1 Sportback road test report and review

Audi A1 Sportback road test report and review

Audi A1 Sportback road test report and review by Keith Ward BY August, Audi announced a new half-year global sales record of 869,355 vehicles and expect to end the year with more than 1.6m deliveries.  All this fuelled by the biggest investment programme in the German company’s history, totalling 22 billion euros  by 2018. If […]

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Audi A1 CoD

Fuel-saving boost from Audi

AUDI has expanded its A1 and A3 ranges to include new high-tech Cylinder-on-Demand petrol models offering up to 60.1mpg. The new models, which start from £16,740, are capable of making a near seamless switch between two and four cylinder operation in as little as 13 milliseconds. And while these advanced petrol-powered models can cruise frugally […]

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Riders get to grips with new bike licence rules

Motorcycle licence laws changed for new bike riders in January 2013. HARRIET RIDLEY explains what the changes mean. THERE’S never been a better time to get on two wheels – and I’m talking about those that come with an engine. Rail fares are set to rise way above inflation again in the New Year, and […]

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More doors, but is there enough space in the back?

Audi A1 Sportback road test and review TOM SCANLAN says the Audi A1 Sportback says something about its owner… The Sportback version of Audi’s A1 has five doors, and a touch more head and shoulder room for passengers in the rear. This costs £560 more than otherwise equivalent 3-door A1s. New options include colours, with […]

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Now you can have an Audi A1 with five doors

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Audi A1 Sportback As Audi adds to its A1 range with a new five-door Sportback, motoring writer KEITH WARD has a look at the new range. SIX months after unveiling the acclaimed A1 as a posh little three-door hatchback, the prolific Audi are back on the launch pad with a […]

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Audi A1 is pocket sized, but still posh

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: AUDI A1 The Audi A1 may be a small car, but it’s still a posh one. Keeping up the Jones’s with a pocket-sized posh car, motoring writier KEITH WARD tries Audi’s upmarket A1. TRADITIONALLY upmarket brands have in these straitened times seen fit to stick smaller models, cheaper to buy […]

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Audi A1 winning fans among the young and trendy

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: AUDI A1 Everything Audi, but smaller – DAVID HOOPER, editor of wheelworldreviews.co.uk, says the German carmaker has hit the nail on the head with its new A1 range. Audi’s new A1 is compact, but surprisingly practical, and very good looking. LESS is more, or so they say, but having just […]

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Audi aims for No1 spot with compact model

The Audi A1 is virtually in a class of its own. He thought long and hard, but Frederic Manby could not think of a rival for Audi’s A1. IF you discount Volkswagen’s Polo and other cheaper small cars from the mass producers, then Audi’s only real rivals for its A1 supermini are the Mercedes-Benz A-Class […]

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