Audi Driver - January 2009

  • New models: A5 and S5 Cabriolet

  • Road test: S8 5.2 FSI quattro offers high-performance luxury

  • American view: Audi pulls out of ALMS

  • Technical view: 1.8T induction problems

  • Letters: VED issues, A2OC at Audi Driver International 2008, Hidden costs, New S4 suspension, Smoking TDI, TTS weights and performance, TT loss of power, 80s, Q7.

  • New model: The long-awaited R8 5.2 FSI (V10)

  • Star Performance tuned A5 V6 TDI (272 bhp and 47 mpg)

  • Rob Petschke's 4000S Limited Edition

  • Engine development: 1.8 20-valve engine

  • Project S6 update
     

 

  • Turbo implant part 3: Preparing the 20V engine for fitting

  • Oblique view: Audi S8 vs Jaguar XJR

  • Pulling power: Jerry Thurston fits a towbar to his A4 Avant 2.0 TDI

  • Workshop: RAC fits parking sensors to an R8

  • Audi drivers: Owning the A4

  • News & products: LWB A4 for China, EVOMS TFSI DV, Europe road atlas, Custom Code TDI DPF mapping, Philips Fast bulbs, Octane booster, Satnav holder, Pioneer Navgate, Motech EDC 17, Powerstar Go, AmD upgrades for KTM XBow, Lenso s73, Thule cycle carrier, Laser tools

  • Plus: Latest prices listed and pages of classified ads for cars and parts for sale

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