Test Drive: 2022 Audi S8

This new sedan promises an intuitive, ergonomic and comfortable ride

The Audi S8 has held a special place in the hearts and minds of many since Larry very specifically asked for one as the getaway vehicle in director John Frankenheimer’s 1998 film, Ronin. At the time Audi was still rebuilding their brand image due to lingering memories of the 5000 fiasco, and the S8 starring in the movie certainly helped. The D2 S8 ran until 2003 …

Test Drive: Audi e-tron GT

The brand's first electric sports car is like a familiar dream

Thus far, Audi‘s e-tron program has been about electrifying versions of their known and loved models. Also thus far, those new vehicles have been SUVs, which makes sense given their unrelenting popularity—especially here in the US. With the 2022 Audi e-tron GT and its brawnier RS sibling, however, we are finally seeing electric sports cars with thrilling performance in the shape of the beloved A7. …

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

The first-ever Disability Futures Fellows program, clever interior ideas, sound design in EVs and more

New Studies Find Many Genes Influence Left- or Right-Handedness Scientists have long-posited that one single gene may determine whether a person is left- or right-handed (the latter, of course, being dominant, with 90% of people favoring their right). This theory does take into account the fact that environment factors (including geography and culture) likely play a critical role, too. Now, however, several studies involving millions …