Thursday February 20, 2020

New TT a junior Audi R8 supercar

Audi pops a 400hp engine into its TT RS, to create an R8 supercar understudy with serious pace

2nd October, 2016
The new Audi TT RS: the engine has seen some serious revisions

‘Why do manufacturers do that?” asked the tweet in reply to my picture of the Audi Sport Quattro I snapped and loaded onto social media from the international launch of the new Audi TT RS.

It’s fairly simple, I guess; a positive association with its historical models does no harm, and when you’ve got a toy box containing cars like the Sport Quattro, RS2 and an IMSA GTO Audi 90 quattro racer, then...

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