Audi Tt New Generation Will Retain The Five Cylinder Motor
Audi plans to introduce an all-new, third generation TT coupe by the end of 2014. Promised that designers and engineers will try to make a new sports car closer to the spirit of the original: Audi TT will be easier, more powerful and extravagant.
The second generation of the popular compact sports car Audi TT called more traditional than the first, which differed original for its time, unusual design. Portal Car&Driver reports with reference to sources in the company that the new Audi TT will have to go back to their roots. However, this will apply only to the exterior. The interior of the sports car is scheduled to perform more strict and minimalistic. It is not excluded that the main stylistic decisions for him borrow the new Audi A3.
The basis is to be expected of a sports car will form the modular MQB platform. The base engine for the new generation TT will be a two-liter turbo engine with direct injection, the power of which will bring to 220 horsepower. The TTS version will get a 300-horsepower engine, but for the most powerful Audi TT RS are going to prepare a five-cylinder turbo engine. According to Car&Driver, in possession of the most powerful TT will be no less than 380 horsepower. Note that earlier in the VW has announced its intention to abandon the five-cylinder engines due to the difficulties in balancing.
The new Audi TT should appear at the end of next year as a 2015 model year after the start of sales of the coupe to the family will be joined by a Roadster.