Audi / Bang&Olufsen telescoping speaker system
Bang & Olufsen recently unveiled is Advanced Sound System for Audi A8 and S8s. Putting aside its 1000 watts of power, and 14 individually powered speakers, the B&O's A.S.S incorporates the use of a dashboard mounted speakers called Acoustic Lens. When the system is powered on, the speakers silently rise from either side of the dashboard to provide "an extremely detailed acoustic stage from any seat in the Car". The system should be available summer 2006, and cost upwards of $7000.
Source: bang-olufsen.comAdded: 16 January 2006