Review by frankchan
October, 20 2009
Pros: Styling. Good engine power and torque. All weathers traction. Decent handling.
Cons: Light steering and not as sharp as rival. Awkward auto-transmission. Heavy chassis (Quattro).
Review by vaca
April, 18 2008
Pros: Comfortable and adequate power
Cons: Too big to be a true sports car
Review by nhstan
November, 19 2007
Pros: Well built, reliable, and tight as a drum.
Cons: Limited rear seat room. A few minor ergonomic slips.
Review by rowsbypal
January, 05 2007
Pros: Pretty, great interior, great in the snow, good handling.
Cons: Hesitant transmission, engine noise sounds cheap, auto is not as fun as the manual.
Review by rottersclub
December, 01 2006
Pros: Great traction with snow tires and Quattro. Cool features in the premium package.
Cons: Way overpriced. Avoid the automatic transmission. Poor fuel economy for a 4 cylinder engine.
Review by Audrey75
October, 29 2006
Pros: Handles wonderfully, controls are intuitive, sleek styling, leather is smooth and clean, fuel efficient
Cons: Voice commands poor, cup holders awkward, cannot disable heated seat controls in rear for kids
Review by threxx
September, 28 2006
Pros: Fuel economy, capable and predictable handling, fun acceleration, PERCEIVED quality
Cons: ACTUAL quality - squeaks & rattles, road noise, engine noise.
Review by mjposner
July, 07 2006
Pros: Underseat drawers, quality materials, attractive design
Cons: somewhat finicky take up on throttle
Review by branshew
June, 19 2006
Pros: Interior, styling, power from 4 cyl engine, Quattro, etc...
Cons: Aluminum trim reflections, large key fob, poor dealer service, no multi-function computer on base model
Review by mdifanis
February, 10 2006
Pros: 2.0T combines fun performance with reasonable fuel economy. Interior feels like a million bucks.
Cons: Throttle tip-in, but not a problem once you get acclimated to the car.
Review by only_believe
January, 18 2006
Pros: Great overall sports sedan. Understated but has "great heart".
Cons: Back seats are pokey.
Review by sand1piper
December, 22 2005
Pros: Handles like it is stuck to the road.
Cons: I only have room for 1 in my garage.
Review by davlav
November, 21 2005
Pros: Nice interior, smooth V6, confident handling
Cons: Heavy, tight back seat, limited up-front storage space
Review by skid00skid00
October, 14 2005
Pros: Very good or great in all categories-MPG, lighting, performance, fit and finish.
Cons: Expensive. More autobahn than autocross.
Review by tomstachura
September, 13 2005
Pros: More power, power seats with memory, rain sensing wipers, dual xenon lights.
Cons: Had to be fixed right away, unusual steering, hard to control initial acceleration.