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2012 Audi A7 CNET rating: 4.5 stars out

2012 Audi A7

CNET rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 (Outstanding)

The good: The 2012 Audi A7 boasts a Google Earth-based navigation system and many connected features, such as Google local search, gas prices, and Wikipedia landmark entries. Quattro all-wheel-drive torque vectoring combines with the braking system for excellent cornering.

The bad: The A7's sport suspension can feel harsh at times. Bluetooth audio streaming is not available.

The cost: $59,250.00

The bottom line: An extraordinary tech powerhouse, the 2012 Audi A7 combines luxurious driving with sport capabilities and an impressive navigation system. More info (Credit: ASSOCIATED PRESS/Anonymous)

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