Archive for March, 2011

This Might Be My Next Car

Sure, I love my car, and I haven’t even owned it for a year yet, but that won’t stop me from pondering my next auto purchase.  Just about everyone loves to imagine themselves in a newer, or simply, a different car now and then.  I haven’t even cracked 50k miles on my 2008 Jetta Wolfsburg yet (although I’m getting close), so we’ve still got a lot of time to spend together.  This means, practically speaking, my next car purchase is years away.  And that’s ok, because the object of my affection has just been introduced as a concept.

Audi unveiled its new A3 Sedan Concept to the world at the Geneva Auto Show this week, and it’s an absolute beauty.  I already liked the A3 in its current form and, in fact, considered buying one while I was car shopping last year.  I’m a huge fan of Audi’s styling over the past decade, and this new little sedan seems to have all their best attributes combined in just the right ways.  As I browsed through photos, wishing I could have seen it in person, it occurred to me that it looks great from every angle. (more…)