"I've owned 4 Audi vehicles, and my 2007 Audi S4, hits it out of the park. It all starts with the 4.2 V8 motor and 6 speed manual transmission. It's a torque monster. My 2001 S4 twin turbo V6 would give it a run for it's money though. With the V8, this car is beyond fun, fun, fun to drive. "