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Old 06-08-2012, 04:14 PM   #61
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Default Re: Auto geeks: A5 or 335 convertible...

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Originally Posted by Clippersfan86
Audi's are notorious for electrical problems. Which in the end are FAR more pricey and harder to fix/diagnose than a bad fuel pump which is considered a minor repair. Neither are Subaru or Honda level reliable but BMW is more reliable from what I know. Either way.... if I was in this situation I'd go with Beamer without even thinking twice.

I love certain Audi's.... but not the A5. Now if he's talking... S5.... I'd take that over a BMW any day. The S5 is a ****ing beast mode v8 with 400+ hp. Those are 52k though so it's off topic for me to talk about. I'm always looking for bang for the buck and the 335i I has significantly more bang for the buck in my eyes. Top notch warranty as you mentioned, more features, significantly more power. As I said... the ultimate balance in a vehicle is a 50/50 weight split, RWD and turbo/turbos.... all of which the 335 have. Not to mention it still gets very solid gas mileage with all of that weight and power.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nsNG-47Wg0k

Yup, agree that the A5 shouldn't be compared to the 335. It should be compared to the 328. S5 is a beast but the RS5 is gonna be the shit. Going to be way overpriced though. Think I'll settle for an M3 for my next ride.
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