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Autotrader RS5 Review

Discussion in 'General Automotive Chat' started by Wai-Fan, Apr 17, 2010.

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    Stunning! I want one :icon_thumright:
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    Me too, start saving!
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    Think i have a new favourite car!
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    Doing the maths though, for the money, I'd rather buy a used R8. The RS5 needs to be VERY good otherwise.
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    Well if you've got kids then there's no contest - an R8 and a car for the missus :)
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    what we thinking for the price tag on these?

    70k? will get up my local dealership and blag my mate for a test drive :rockwoot:
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    very nice...ave to get the balaclava out..lol
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    Wonder how long I'm going to have to wait until I can get one for a grand
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    That car is lovely! Wonder how much it will cost with all the decent extra's!
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    and the 1 series is better than an A3, the 130 M sport better than an S3, the M3 better than the RS4, M5 better than the RS6....

    There's no doubting that BMW make great cars but Evo NEVER have a good word to say about Audis.
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    You said it m8 :thumbsup:

    Evo comic is a load of old toss anyway, let's face it - if a car hasn't got plastic windows and a load of old scaffolding in the back, they automatically write it off as s**t :laugh:

    'Cause we all live on a race track, right? :ermm:
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    Yeah I used to read it religiously but I haven't bought a copy for a few months.

    They know their stuff but I wish it was a little more fast road orientated rather than track/GT.
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    I gave up on it too. Got sick of reading about uncomfortable stuff with no stereo, and the publisher's latest penis extension :lazy:
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    Thanks for the review. I will have to take this out for a TD to try out the rev matching.
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