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Re: Pros and cons of v8 Quattro (200 vs V8)
I have had my black 90 V8 for 4 months now and have no complaints.
I bought it with 2 mangled valves and some cylinder head damage due to an
busted timing belt and picked up a pretty complete used motor for $
Yes, parts are more expensive but if you shop around you can make
out OK. This car is costly if you bring it to a mechanic or dealer and
pay high prices for parts. My friends who help with my car are Audi
mechanics so I don't have to deal with clueless people working on the car.
They are a godsend and I will never have an arguement with them.
The car has been reliable and I love driving it everywhere. The
black is a difficult to keep clean, I have to wash it every week, but if
you have ever seen a black V8 then you know how cool it looks. Car
performs well in stop and go traffic with high outside temps and the AC
Yes, V8Q, there is no substitute.