Car review: No noticeable changes to facelifted Audi RS5 Sportback

The biggish RS5 Sportback is sharp and agile around corners, which is surprising for a car with a relatively long 2,826mm wheelbase.
The biggish RS5 Sportback is sharp and agile around corners, which is surprising for a car with a relatively long 2,826mm wheelbase.ST PHOTOS: ONG WEE JIN

The more things change, the more they remain the same.

That appears to be true in the automotive industry today as carmakers struggle with differentiating models and facelifts across a product range that is at least three times bigger than, say, 30 years ago. And that struggle is becoming more apparent with time.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 31, 2020, with the headline 'If it ain't broke...'. Print Edition | Subscribe