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New S3 Convertible!!

Discussion in 'General Automotive Chat' started by Nilz, Feb 19, 2014.

  1. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)
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  3. BigWillyStyle

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    Hmmmm i'm unsure but i've never been sure about the A3 cabrio.
     
  4. kwistof

    kwistof South East Events Moderator
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    Will have to see one in the metal until I make my mind up tbh

    Looks okay on first impressions though - not something I'd personally be looking to upgrade/spend my money on
     
  5. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)
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    Defo have to see one in the metal, but first impressions are nice, especially the exhausts, looks very much like the A4 cab.

    Think it would be more one for the missus though :undwech:
     
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    as far as cabs go its nice but not sure id want one
     
  7. jojo

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    I was having doubts when I first saw the title, then I saw the pics, and glad it's based on the saloon version. Should be a looker on the road, but I'd still plump for the larger A5/S5 version personally.
     
  8. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)
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    Agreed Jo, it does look better as its based on the saloon rather than the hatch.
     
  9. ScottishA4B9

    ScottishA4B9 Well-Known Member
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    Not bad looking as cabs go.
     
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    It looks good but I have never seen the point of cabriolet versions of high performance sports cars. More weight, less chassis rigidity, result, lower performance, less sporty handling and reduced cornering grip.
     
  11. Nilz

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    Its a looks thing really isn't it.
     
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    Looks nice, Just as long as it hasn't got a cut off boot.
     

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