Tag: First Drive

First Drive – 2015 Audi S3

When Audi announced in 2013 that the S3 was coming to the USA, we were beyond excited, as we have never been treated to the S3 model here, which we always felt that was a shame. We knew it was a great car, and we figured it would be a blast to drive. Reasons for […] More »

  Comments | By - October 19, 2014

2014 R8, Plus and S-tronic First Drive

  “The canyon roads are tight, and the cars are fast. Please remember – keep them shiny side up. “  These words of encouragement came from Audi’s Mark Dahncke, following a brief run-through of the updated R8, including, but not limited to the facts that the R8 now has a bona fide racing pedigree, with […] More »

  Comments | By - May 27, 2013

Short Take: Audi RS3 Sportback

Ever since the original VW Golf GTI, the “hot hatch” has been a strong automotive segment in Europe, and to a certain extent, here in the USA. It’s not as strong as it could be though, as for some reason, Americans still seem to favor sedans and coupes. Why that is we have no idea, […] More »

  Comments | By - January 18, 2011