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What would you choose? An S3 or an S4?

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by imported_ZeroK66, Jun 2, 2005.

  1. Hello all,

    Tough one... I am stuck between deciding between these great cars and I would like other peoples point of view.

    I love the S4:
    Power, REAL Quattro

    I love the S3:
    Nimble smaller car and a more rewarding drive. Easier to work on/mod.

    What are your views and what would ultimately be/has been your choice?
     
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  3. Soupie69uk

    Soupie69uk Owner

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    It all depends on whether you can afford to do the mods etc. Since like a turbo upgrade is an engine out job on the S4.

    If it was me i would get a S3 but thats because i would be worried of the running costs since i am a student.

    I was going to get an S3 instead of my A4 but didnt because for the money i had. I would have had to get a 60k+ miler whereas i got a under 20k miles A4. I am very glad i got my A4 now though since i have learned a lot more about them.

    If i were you i would buy an A4 1.8T and get a big turbo. But thats just me.

    Cheers.
     
  4. Olly__K

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    S4 all the way, no contest.
     
  5. Markey

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    S4 all the way bigger more space.
    Looks bigger better engine..
     
  6. TDI-line

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    The new shape S3, next year. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ok.gif
     
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  8. CJ A4

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    S4 everytime! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif
     
  9. The911SC

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    erm.... s4....
     
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    I had an S4, 340bhp, 400lbft, stoptech brakes, rs4 suspension etc etc.. Fast, yes, but dull to drive, ill handling, expensive and unrewarding.

    Now I have an S3 which is a much better drivers car.

    For driving, S3.

    For cruising, S4
     
  11. CJ A4

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    David R your a very lucky man and i'm very envious! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif
     

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