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      04-06-2007, 12:48 AM   #1
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2007 World Cars of the Year

http://autos.yahoo.com/articles/new_...-Year-Winners/
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      04-06-2007, 12:51 AM   #2
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shucks: no BMW??
haha oh well- it's time to roll out the "congrats to the winner of the world performance car of the year- from the best engine of the year for the last 10 years"
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      04-06-2007, 01:13 AM   #3
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420hp and it's only doing 0-60 in 4.8 secs, kinda slow isn't it? R&T had the 335 at 5 secs, edmunds had it at 4.8 secs.
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420hp and it's only doing 0-60 in 4.8 secs, kinda slow isn't it? R&T had the 335 at 5 secs, edmunds had it at 4.8 secs.
it's the weight of the quattro. when the new M3 comes out...the RS4 will be considered a nice car...but not the hot new thing...

then audi will undoubtedly will release something next...and then so on and so forth.
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it's the weight of the quattro. when the new M3 comes out...the RS4 will be considered a nice car...but not the hot new thing...

then audi will undoubtedly will release something next...and then so on and so forth.
i would like to see the RS5
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Audi's have always been a step below in the handling department with their front heavy/understeer prone cars... Their cars are heavy in general, and if it wasnt for the 2.0 being FI i dont think they would have as good of a tuner scene, because there isnt really anything special about the car other than good winter driving/ offroad use...this is not including the S lineup of cars..

I mean they are nice cars and all, both inside and out, but the DNA of the car has no real personality, im sure in time Audi will get the picture and change this a bit.
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      04-07-2007, 05:20 PM   #7
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Aww man 335i should've won the World Performance Car category... offering very competent performance with RS4 with only 60% of its price it should be a no brainer! The Audi TT does look very nice though. I thought the first generation TT was slick enough already and the new one just surpasses it like that! What a great year for Audi!
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Aww man 335i should've won the World Performance Car category... offering very competent performance with RS4 with only 60% of its price it should be a no brainer! The Audi TT does look very nice though. I thought the first generation TT was slick enough already and the new one just surpasses it like that! What a great year for Audi!
Maybe next year........
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dawm..that toyota prius of shit (pos) is on the list
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