Audi TT Quattro Sport with surprising concept

Audi TT Quattro Sport with surprising concept

Shortly after revealing the new generation of the TT , Audi surprised in Geneva to display a conceptual proposal even more aggressive than the TTS: TT Quattro Sport concept. The model has several modifications for the new TT production, in order to fully exploit its sportiness.

An example is the reconfiguration of the 2.0 TFSI engine used in the coupe. If the TTS it delivers 310 horsepower and 38.7 Nm of torque, the TT Quattro Sport concept it offers 420 bhp and 45.9 Nm. It is coupled to a dual-clutch transmission S tronic and, as the name suggests, has all wheel drive quattro.

These lines, the concept car is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in 3.7 seconds, easily outperforming the TTS in the same test (4.7 seconds).

Other notable changes are the distinctive front grille in diamond shape, large air intakes in the bumper, headlights, LED Matrix, aluminum wheels 20 inch special, more robust fenders, a massive rear spoiler and double ferrule leakage.

Inside, leaving speakers and armrest, to contribute to the "weight loss". On the other hand, the TT Quattro Sport concept has seatbelt four points to increase occupant safety.

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