Audi Q2: A surprise in a smaller package

Any cynicism about the need for a new Audi compact car went out the window with its first drive

19th February, 2017

I’ve a confession to make. I’m not proud of this, and it’s to do with something a professional motoring journalist should never ever do, but I feel now’s a good time to get it off my chest. I pre-judged a car before I even had a chance to sit in it. The car in question is the new Audi Q2, a crossover that ostensibly sits below the Q3 in the line-up, but doesn’t seem much...

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