HAY FEVER sufferers shopping for a new set of wheels ought to take a look at Audi’s latest models.
It’s now fitting the A1, A3, Q3 and TT models with a new air conditioning system that neutralises virtually all particles that cause allergic reactions. The system will also be fitted to the new Q2 model (pictured) when it arrives in November, although chances are you won’t be driving up the A1 in a fit of sneezes and puffy eyes by then.
I’m lucky enough to to be one of the few Brits who doesn’t suffer from hay fever, but I know plenty of car nuts who are particularly vulnerable to the menace of the high pollen count. It’s reassuring to see one of the big boys in the new car world taking their woes seriously.