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Audi Cabriolet (1991 - 2000)

Last updated 10 April 2013

 
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Buying Guide

Good

  • Launched 1992 and based on the B4-Series plaform, has been very successful.
  • 15' 9" long by 5' 9" wide and weighing in from 1370kg.
  • Five-speed manual or 4-speed automatic gearboxes. Huge engine range began with 133bhp 2309cc five or 115bhp 2.0 eight-valve. 150bhp 2.6 V6 from May 1994, 125bhp 1,8 20v from October 1997, 174bhp 2.8 V6 from May 1996.
  • Optional hard-top. Galvanized rot-proof bodies.
  • Nice looking and strong.

Bad

  • Stodgy Audi 80 handling.
  • Suffers some scuttle shake.
  • Back seat not wide enough for three.
  • Lacks rear headroom with the top up and very claustrophobic for kids.
  • Plastic back window which goes opaque.
  • Average warranty repair costs in 2003 Warranty Direct Reliability index (index 101.16 v/s lowest 31.93). Link:- www.reliabilityindex.co.uk

 

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