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Here's what's making news on Roadshow. Audi's R8 has always been an easy car to love. And now, thanks to a few small performance upgrades and styling tweaks, that's more true than ever. The brand with the four rings is playing things close to its chest, but it announced yesterday that it was adjusting suspension and steering for better feel. Something which fast Audis could always use a little more of, and give the care some [UNKNOWN]. Remember when Tesla was like hey here's $45,000 mid-range Model 3 and people were excited? Yeah that was less than a week ago, and already Tesla has bumped the mid-range Model 3's price by a grand. The Big T didn't make it expressly clear why the price went up, only that people who ordered already won't get retroactively bumped to the new price. Our fearless leader Tim Stevens got some saddle time in Ducati's fast tall conet crusher AKA the Multistrada 1260. This rosso hued behemoth comes with variable valve timing in its big 1262 cc L twin engine, a rarity among motorcycles. It also has all the electronic bells and whistles you could want, including adaptive suspension as well as lean-sensitive ABS and traction control. Frankly, his review has the rest of the staff feeling pretty jealous. Find more on these stories over at theroadshow.com I'll talk to you tomorrow.

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