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Old 11-08-2012, 04:59 PM
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Originally Posted by UncleJ View Post
I love the Q5 and am waiting for the TDI version! However I believe the X3 28i (turbo 4 potter) gets better mileage than the VW/Audi turbo 4 gasser. No contest of course when pitted against the TDI 4 banger (Audi A3/Jetta/Passat/Golf) those can routinely hit over 40 and sometimes in the low 50's! A Passat TDI sportwagon might be the best option out there -- but alas they don't offer them here.
Patience, my friend. Q5 TDI is coming and it is going to be an awesome car. What I've learned from a Audi USA engineer with one of these is sub 6s 0-60 and 30+ mpg on the highway

I'm personally looking forward to an A7 TDI myself though
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