If you want a relatively compact estate with a premium badge, there's lots to like about the A4 Avant – particularly if you avoid the most powerful engines and highest trim levels. Just be aware that much bigger estates are available for considerably less money, the best of which is the Skoda Super Estate.get the best price
This might be the entry-level model, but you still get a fair amount of kit. That includes a DAB radio, sat nav, front and rear parking sensors, three-zone climate control, cruise control and xenon headlights. For many, this will be all you need.
This entry-level 2.0-litre diesel has enough low-rev shove for driving around town but can feel a little flat if you’re overtaking on faster roads. We'd upgrade to the more powerful 40 TDI.
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