I'm looking for a vehicle to replace my 99 S Class Mercedes.
But I want more capabilities, including 4 wheel drive to go to snow country,
comfort for 4-5 adults to tour real estate for my business, and room to put
the dog in the back along with some luggage on weekends out of the area.
I've come down to the Audi All Road, the Cadillac SRX, the Mercedes E500 all
motion, and a few of the traditional SUVs, such as the BMW X5, or the Lexus
I think the interior refinement of all the Audis is superior to Mercedes,
and as nice as Cadillac. What worries me is the reliability of the Audi all
road. One of my partners has an A-8, and while it is a great car, it seems
to be in the shop an awful lot.
I can't afford the down time, even if it is under warranty.
So, if you own one, how reliable has it been over what distance and years of
I also am told that they are replacing the Audi All Road with something new
in 05. Any truth to the rumor, and if so, is Audi discounting the All Road
anywhere you know about?
Thanks for any information.