Through social media, some stories have a life of their own. AutoGuide.com has compiled a list of this week’s most shared stories through Facebook, Twitter and Google+.
Popular news from this past week include a story of the Bugatti Veyron successor to be a 1,500-hp hybrid. In addition, news about the 2016 Audi R8 losing its manual transmission and gaining a diesel option also went viral. Lastly, Mercedes announced that the CLS63 AMG would be adding an “S” model to the lineup, which will be standard in the U.S.
Bugatti is looking to reclaim the title of the world’s fastest car and the Volkswagen-owned ultra premium brand aims to do so with hybrid power.
A host of changes are due for the upcoming 2016 Audi R8, and more details on what to expect have emerged.