The S5 is powered by a 354-horsepower, 4.2-liter V-8 engine that spins out a peak 325 pound-feet of torque. Rear-biased Quattro all-wheel drive helps the wheels get traction no matter what the surface, and helps neutralize handling in spirited driving. With either transmission—six-speed manual or automatic, both a joy to drive—the Audi S5 gets to 60 mph in a mere 4.9 seconds and tops out at 155 mph. It’s the only car in its class to offer all-wheel drive with a manual transmission.Read the full story »
What is it about motorcycles that have always intrigued me? Is it the guttural growl when you rev that throttle? The beautiful, smooth curves of the machine? Or is it just having a 1000cc, 160HP monster tucked between your legs?
“Sometimes you want to give up the guitar, you’ll hate the guitar. But if you stick with it, you’re gonna be rewarded.” Whatever you say Jimi, in the meantime, check out some of the coolest axes around.