audi a8

  • Review: 2011 Audi A8 4.2 Quattro

    Review: 2011 Audi A8 4.2 Quattro

    One of the greatest things about the tech industry is that it’s dynamic, mainly because it follows Moore’s law.  The auto industry on the other hand is relatively static and in more recent years have taken a back seat to in-car electronics. Why? Well first, it’s quite an investment—more than you might think. The electronics must pass certain regulations and try to keep the… Read More

  • Audi A8 super saloon getting factory-installed HSDPA hotspot

    Audi A8 super saloon getting factory-installed HSDPA hotspot

    The Audi A8 is already a nerd's wet dream with more gadgets and technology than any baby boomer can handle. But Audi wasn't done with the available option lists, though. Now buyers can order an HSDPA hotspot modem directly from the factory. Unlike other options -- like Autonet -- this system is polished and seemingly beautifully integrated into the vehicle. This is the future. Read More

  • The Audi A8 Google Earth integration gets a video demo

    The Audi A8 is a nerdgasm on wheels. It was the only car that had a line to sit in it yesterday during the last press day at the Detroit Auto Show. So I skipped it. Shame on me. Good thing The German Car Blog was there and got a nice demo of the car's Google Earth app. Read More

  • The 2011 Audi A8 bests K.I.T.T. in the gadget department

    The 2011 Audi A8 bests K.I.T.T. in the gadget department

    Cars are increasingly becoming more circuits than gears and the 2011 Audi A8 is a prime example of this transformation. There is likely more tech packed in the full-size Audi sedan than the International Space Station. In fact, if you think the laptop steering wheel table is the ultimate driver distraction, click the read link below to see what the flagship Audi packs. Read More