My missus has an X4 M40i and is picking up another one in September. There's no sign of it being dropped so I can't see the X3 dropping it
Apparently you can spec the new Touring from Friday for September delivery. Hopefully the M340i included
My wife has the X4 with the M40i in it and it's a bit lairy on startup. Very nice. Sound alone was pretty much enough to persuade me to go for a M340i touring later this year instead of the now ruined S4.
I'm waiting for the touring version later this year. My wife has the same engine in her X4 and it's definitely worth the wait. It's everything that the S4 was and should be
Interior isn't quite up to Audi quality but the tech is just as good.
I very much doubt it will be a diesel despite what my dealer had heard. I still cancelled the 'order' though as nobody could tell my when the car would be built, what it would look like and what it would cost.
I spoke with Audi customer services yesterday and they had no clue either to any of...
Just cancelled my S4 'order' after 4.5 months waiting for a date or even any information. Audi customer service were worse than useless. Dealer also mentioned unprompted that it was going to be a bi-turbo diesel.
Definitely happy with my decision now!
The staff discount helps too. My wife works for BMW and has a 340i at the moment - X4 M40i coming in 3 weeks time so I get an extended test drive of the engine .
The only things that swung me towards the S4 (apart from driving TTs for the last 15 years) was 4wd and the electronic handbrake...
Dealership has had my S4 deposit for 4 months now and been unable to place an order on the system. I get a monthly call from them with zero news.
I dropped Audi customer care an email last week about this issue and timings on S4 production. Hopefully should hear back in the next day or two...