On this week's episode of The World's Fastest Car Show, host Justin Bell goes for a spin in the 2013 Audi S8, an unassuming super sedan that's capable of out-accelerating big names like the Ferrari FF and Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT.
Dsseldorf, Germany Before explaining the visual elements that distinguish the new Audi S8 from the A8, Filip Brabec, Audi product planning manager in the United States, observes, "Germans like things understated. Americans want flash." His assertion is that,
The previous S8, sold in the States from 2001 to 2003, challenged all but the most dedicated Audi spotter, as its visual giveaways were limited to a slightly lower ride height; eighteen-inch wheels; and silver side mirrors. The new S8, by contrast, stands out