Best Bet
  • (4.4) 34 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,537–$9,833
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 22-28
  • Engine: 170-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual
2005 Audi A4

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 Audi A4

What We Don't Like

  • Ride on rough surfaces
  • Snug interior
  • Engine noise in turbo form
  • Four-occupant capacity in Cabriolet
  • Cryptic radio controls in Cabriolet

Notable Features

  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Available CVT
  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • Easy-operating power top on Cabriolet
  • Redesigned sedan and wagon in mid-2005

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 34 reviews

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Very Reliable Motor and Transmission

by EB from Elizabeth New Jersey on November 16, 2017

Car now has 190,000 miles, bought this Audi A4 1.8t with 130,000 and I want to say it drives like as if it was brand new. Hard to find a good Quattro Audi that someone is willing to sell unless they a... Read Full Review

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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