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Old 09-07-2011, 01:07 PM   #1
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Audi A3d, or Golf tdi? - UPDATED ON CHOICE PG. 3!

looking to get a brand new or close to it daily driver with low low miles, i want to get diesel.

you think i should get an A3 diesel or Golf Diesel 4 door?
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Old 09-07-2011, 01:17 PM   #2
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Between those 2. I would choose Audi.
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Old 09-07-2011, 01:20 PM   #4
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yeah 335d is way too expensive you can almost buy an m3 for that. plus the gas mileage isnt 45 mpg like the audi and golf
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Old 09-07-2011, 01:47 PM   #5
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I'd go with the Audi. My mom has a 2010 Audi TDI titanium and I love driving it. It's fast but still gets great mileage in town. Good stereo, great handling, smooth engine, comfortable and roomy.
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From what I understand the A3 is basically an expensive Golf, on the same platform, for a daily driver Golf all the way, cheaper to maintain
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I'd go with the golf. VW parts/service are cheaper even tho they come from the same parts bin as the audi. Unless you are really dying for the A3 luxury tidbits.
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ummm aren't they the same sh!t?!?!
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golf tdi.....pretty much the same car but the vw is less expensive to own
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pretty funny because im actually in dubai for the week haha
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The cars are VERY similiar. Especially since the TDi A3 is NOT offered in a Quattro.

Unless you want the Audi badge I would go with the VW. You'll get free maint. until 3/36k.

Then again, you could get Audi Care on the A3 and have both warranty AND maint. until 4/50k.

It all comes down to the $$$ but you can't go wrong either way
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Get the Golf.

In Europe A3's are overpriced compared to the Golf.
The Golf is more practical, cheaper and equally durable.
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golf. the A3d in the used markets are $$$$$.

if you really want the A3, just get the gas engine and pocket the difference, will take you years in fuel savings to get the cash back.

the difference in the used market isn't as great with the Golf/Jetta.
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