Audi 5000 non-turbo Quattro ?

Kneale Brownson knotnook at
Tue Jul 10 11:21:02 EDT 2001

Friend of mine drove a nonturbo quattro S from, I believe, 1986.  He really 
liked that car as he's one of those folks who appreciate stability more 
than performance.  He lost the car in a house fire that burned up 
everything he owned except for the horse and boat in a remote barn.

At 09:33 AM 07/10/2001 -0400, Beatty, Robert wrote:

>hes got the wrong information... the CS stood for the trim level of the
>car... if the car was a cs quattro... depending on the year ... the 160 hp
>would ONLY be for the turbo car... the non turbo car had around 120 hp
>max... not that you couldnt bump that up..
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Peter Berrevoets [mailto:pjberr at]
>Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2001 9:39 AM
>To: 1 Quattro List (E-mail); 2 W-T_Audifans (E-mail)
>Subject: Audi 5000 non-turbo Quattro ?
>While inspecting a 1994 S4 yesterday I ran into a gentleman who was driving
>a 5000 CS or S I'm not sure Quattro.
>5 bolt ronals but no turbo! Never heard of such a beast. I believe he ended
>up buying the S4 and wasn't sure what he was doing with the 5000, "Maybe
>keep it for the winter..." but I left him my card just in case. He said it
>was rated at 160HP due to some factory hi-perf FI system?
>Anyone else heard of such a beast?
>Vulture mode immediately thought of wonderful understressed quattro parts...
>Peter Berrevoets
>1990 200TQ
>Toronto, Canada

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