Top Gear On Ice: Audi A1 quattro
A tiny 249 bhp A1 quattro. Excited? You should be.
Posted: 05 Apr 2012
Clack. "Just let me get my... uh... belt," I mutter, yanking on the seatbelt so hard that it locks instantly. Clack. "Just be a... ahh... second." Clack. We launch. Full power, on ice. I make a noise in the back of my throat that tastes of fear. The Stig just keeps it pinned. And I am suitably amazed. The A1 quattro hooks up and hauls out, making a gruff kind of warble that sounds part rally car and part terminally ill jet engine.