Audi A1: city slacker
There’s been plenty of hype around Audi’s A1, not a little of it coming from Audi itself. We take the new city runabout for a spin in Berlin
Posted: 03 Sep 2010
The A1 is, in other words, cynical. It's got low-emission powertrains and a beautifully crafted, gadgety cabin. But it doesn't have the core of sophistication its price demands. A Mini has far more complex and effective suspension, and Audi's own discontinued A2 had that remarkable aluminium body, all low drag and light weight and fine space utilisation.