The restricted club of the small compact premium cars has a new pretty boy. Called Audi A1 and is the latest proposal from Audi for a type of customer that defines the brand as "trendy, young and stylish." The question of style is indeed crucial in this new Audi A1 or not we were talking about a category where scores the Mini (reborn and thriving at the hands of BMW) and also recent Citroën DS3. Although Audi has not overlooked some rational values in the Audi A1 - the presence of the Start & Stop system in the Audi A1 diesel version is one of them - the truth is that there is a strong emotional appeal on the basis of the birth of Audi A1. We speak of a three-door car with four seats (theAudi A1 rear are small) and whose luggage compartment (270 liters) is not exactly reference. How to explain the choice of a Audi A1 car that can be more expensive than a family? Well, that's where the excitement comes the style. The Audi A1 has appealing aesthetics, benefits from Audi's build quality and allows (as rivals) a multitude of customizable details, especially overseas. In theory, it can almost say that each Audi A1 is ... unique.
Audi A1 Dynamic
Th Audi A1 is available in three different powertrains, the new Audi A1 seduces by the interiors too. Materials pleasant to the touch, simple and modern design and the driving position oriented for sporting sensations. The version that we were able to drive (Audi A1 with diesel engine 1.6 TDI with 105 hp) has good direction. Whether the intake either in the way city dwellers react to challenges and roads. Audi A1 it is not a pure sport car, but has unique personality and character.
The company "Toyota" back in the minivan segment in Europe with a new model - "Verso-S". The car will debut at the auto show in Paris on 30 September and will go on sale early next year. Reported "Automotive News Europe".
The new model the company's portfolio will take place "Yaris Verso", whose sales in Europe were suspended in 2006.
In the "Toyota" noted that "Verso-S" will be compact, but roomy and comfortable car, with the overall length of less than 4 meters.
New product will compete in Europe with "Opel" / "Vauxhall" Meriva, "Citroen" C3 Picasso, "Renault" Modus.
Recall that in 2000 there were sold 34,449 "Yaris Verso". In general, in Europe sales of this model was 158 thousand units