Audi RS5 (2010–2016)

What to watch out for

In normal use, some (not all) RS5s are frustratingly slow off the line, slow out of side-roads and slow entering roundabouts due to the transmission ECU protecting itself from fierce inputs. Not the same deal as the original RS4.

17-11-2015: Raspy running and fault code reading on 55k mile 2011 RS5 4.2 V8 led to diagnosis that the two cat converter matrixes were breaking up. Quoted £4k + by Audi to replace; £3k by an independent.

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