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A true Princess Diana favourite, the Audi Cabriolet 2.6 V6 with just 46,612 miles.
Fully zinc galvanised bodywork, four-seater capacity, sports suspension, multilayer fabric hood, halogen headlamps, anti-lock brakes, anti-theft device with advanced immobiliser, heat insulating tinted glass, heated twin jet windscreen washers, sports front seats, electric windows with one touch, central door locking, electrically adjustable and heated door mirrors, high output heater, oil pressure gauge, oil temperature gauge, battery voltage gauge, toolkit, warning triangle, load facility ski-bag. Factory options; Pearl metallic paintwork, power hood, Kodiak Leather upholstery, walnut fascia trim and door cappings, leather sports steering wheel with airbag, wind deflector. Dealer accessories; Mud flaps, tailored Audi carpet mat set.
This gorgeous Audi Cabriolet is a stand out example with just 46,612 miles covered from new. Finished in factory optional Sepang Pearl Effect, (Code LY5K), the paintwork boasts a stunning high polished finish and uniform shine which remains virtually unmarked. The beautifully built trim sections and chrome finishing’s are perfect, and the soft top in Green, (Code SR), is superb in both condition and powered operation, another factory option. The supplying Audi Main Dealer number plate cages and tax disc holder remain fitted. Appreciators of build quality will marvel at the legendary Audi craftsmanship, with this preserved example guaranteed to impress even royalty!
This high specification example is trimmed in factory optional Ecru Kodiak Leather upholstery, (Code KF), with matching colour scheme door cards, carpet and interior trim against contrasting walnut fascia and cappings which are also factory optional. The original seat coverings are beautifully clean and the fascia and doors cards are as new. The supreme build quality can be felt in all buttons, controls and functions, all of which operate perfectly and feel like new. The additional three gauges in the lower centre console incorporating oil pressure, oil temperature and voltmeter function perfectly and the warning system has no failed LCD display pixels whatsoever. The original Audi Delta stereo cassette with perfect display remains fitted along with the optional Audi 6CD changer. An outstanding example ready to put your senses into overdrive.
ENGINE & TRANSMISSION
Factory fitted with the super smooth 2.6 V6 engine, this six-cylinder powerplant produces 150bhp with performance figures quoted at 129mph top speed and 0-62mph in 11.4 seconds. The engine bay is pristine with factory plates and stickers proudly displaying the unmolested originality of this example. The four-speed electro-hydraulic automatic transmission with Dynamic Shift Program (DSP) to suit your driving style is perfectly suited to compliment the huge torque and smoothness of the V6 engine.
WHEELS, TYRES & BRAKES
The eight-spoke 7J x 16 alloy wheels are immaculate and fitted with brand new premium Pirelli Cinturato P7 205/55 R16 tyres. Lifting the spotless boot carpet reveals the original space saver spare wheel, Jack and tool kit. The boot floor importantly displays the factory options sticker. The wind deflector, ski storage bag and warning triangle are correctly stored. The Advanced Anti-Lock System (ABS) features discs to all four wheels to offer powerful, assured and safe braking power.
Supplied new on 6th January 1998 by Audi Main Dealer, Munn & Chapman Limited of Little Chalfont in Buckinghamshire, this exceptional example was purchased new by a Mrs Collins who cherished the car with minimal usage and garage storage until February 2020 when the second and only other keeper purchased the car. The car has covered a mere 46,612 miles from new fully verified in the comprehensive history file. Despite the low mileage, conscientious servicing has been adhered to with the original service booklet and history folder evidencing 18 services. All service entries are Audi Main Dealer or marque specialist and the most recent service in June 2022 at 46,685 miles was carried out at Main Dealer, Birmingham Audi. A documented cambelt and water pump change was carried out in November 2021 at 45,221 miles. All handbooks, guides and dealership literature have been kept in the black leather wallet. Completing the history file is a neat folder of invoices and MOT certificates dating back to 2001 to further verify the mileage. Original Audi Cabriolet sales and specification brochures are included.
A true classic four-seater soft top, highly regarded and sure to captivate the next fortunate owner.
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