• By Kris Hansen

    Photos by: Author and Kyle Hansen As a polar opposite to our A8L W12 road test, we present the, dare we say, “basic” A8L that we referred to in that piece. This is about as modestly equipped A8L that you can buy. It didn’t have the 20 way adjustable cooled and massaging seats. It didn’t [...]

  • By Kris Hansen

    Not all top tier luxury cars are created equally. Sure, most have above average build quality and design, but most are lacking that little hint of madness that makes you want to take the long way home. And then there’s this amazing machine – the A8L W12. We’ve already been spoiled by the 4.2 liter [...]

  • By Kris Hansen

    Most often the mid-life product improvement plan involves updated design elements, and perhaps some new interior gadgetry. With the recent B-segment (A4/A5/allroad) product improvement we saw some significant mechanical, technological and design elements, most of which have also been passed along to Audi’s midsize SUV, the Q5.   The Q5 received several significant drivetrain changes [...]

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    By Kris Hansen

    August 10, 2012 By: Kris Hansen Driving an Audi A7 in populated areas requires a fair bit of self confidence not to mention extra time, because people will want to stop to talk with you about the car. The A7 has such a beautiful [...]

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    By Kris Hansen

        Hot on the heels of the CES show, where Audi brought out all of their newest technologies for the public to see, we had the chance to sample much of it in real life. The rolling showcase for all of the technology we’d be sampling is a beautiful Havana black A6 sedan, with [...]