Kathryn Thomas Drives the Audi A5

Carlow Native Kathryn Thomas has been a regular face on our screens for over 15 years

What was your very first car?
Light blue Opel Kadett with brown tartan seats and a broken exhaust

What do you like about the A5?
I fell in love when I saw the first model years ago. I love the design, the sleek shape and the LED headlights were the coolest thing I’d ever seen .It’s amazing to drive and the alcantara seats look cool while unlike leather don’t give you a cold bum in the winter

Is there anything you don’t like about the Audi A5?
Yes, the fact I didn’t get one sooner

Describe your style
I’m always on the go and would be pretty adventurous in all walks of life so I’d say my style is pretty laid back and fun

Does this car fit with your style?
Yes we are the perfect fit!!

Who would you recommend this car to?
Someone who appreciates good cars!

What do you never leave home without?

Who would be your dream passenger?
Billy Connelly or Louis Theroux who both have a wonderful way of looking at the world and are also bloody hilarious
Ideal road trip for the A5?
An empty Glacier National park, Montana

What CD are you listening to in your car?
Fleetwood Mac “Rumours “

Describe the Audi A5 in three words
Classy, Sporty, Sexy


A version of this article, by the author, appeared in the December issue of Irish Country Magazine

1st March, 2013

Author: Geraldine Herbert

Contributing Editor and Motoring Columnist for the Sunday Independent and editor of wheelsforwomen. Geraldine is also a regular contributor to Good Housekeeping (UK) and to RTÉ Radio One, Newstalk, TodayFM and BBC Radio. You can follow Geraldine on Twitter at @GerHerbert1

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