When Audi launched the R8, a racecar turned production vehicle in 2006, company execs knew customers would want it.
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We haven't gotten this excited for a rear-view mirror since Pearl Jam's greatest hits, but Audi has managed to advance the art of looking behind us and promptly ignoring what's there.
There are cars, and then there are sports cars.
For the 2013 model year, the Audi A8 is dropping its much-loved standard 4.2-liter V-8 engine that makes 372 horsepower in favor of a supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 capable of making 333 horsepower.