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AUDI A1 QUATTRO - FIRST DRIVE

There is something wrong with the numbers game Audi is playing with the 2012 A1 Quattro. For starters, it is only building 333 of them. And of those 333, exactly zero is headed to the U.S.

That's not the only thing that seems odd with this all-wheel-drive, turbocharged, three-door hatchback. Some of its other numbers don't exactly sparkle either, though Audi insists all of the black-roofed, white-bodied cars have already been sold.

Consider these specs: It weighs 3,064 pounds. It has a 2.0-liter engine that produces 252 horsepower. European buyers will have to fork over €49,900 to get one. Make any sense to you?