Audi's TT RS is a new deluxe trim package to the popular luxury Audi TT four-seat sports coupe. Introduced in 2017, the TT RS offers high performance without sacrificing interior comfort and style. "US News and World Report" magazine likes this car's state-of-the-art information system and controls, its smooth ride and its larger-than-average trunk space. While the standard RS engine will produce up to 400 hp, you can opt for the dynamic plus package that includes a carbon fiber engine cover, upgraded brakes, and a fixed sport suspension system. With this package, this car will reach speeds of up to 174 mph. There is just one trim offered in the United States for the TT RS, and the convertible model is currently only available in Europe.
What type of engine comes with the TT RS?
The TT RS comes with a 2.5L, five-cylinder TFSI engine that produces up to 400 hp. It is available only as an all-wheel-drive vehicle. The Audi TT RS comes with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.
What are some of the specs on the TT RS?
This vehicle measures 165" long, 72.1" wide and 52.9" tall. It weighs 3,306 pounds. The TT RS goes from zero to 60 in just 3.6 seconds and can reach a top track speed of 155 mph (174 mph with the dynamic plus package). The cargo space in this car is larger than other cars in its class. The trunk has 12 cubic feet of space, enough to hold approximately nine pieces of carry-on luggage.
Can you tell me a little bit about the safety features on the TT RS?
Safety features on the TT RS include driver and front passenger airbags, side curtains and knee airbags, an anti-lock braking system, front and rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, optional blind spot monitoring, brake assist, an anti-theft alarm system, and a tire-pressure monitoring system.
What entertainment and information features are offered on the TT RS?
The TT RS comes with a nine-speaker audio system with a CD player, satellite radio, Audi's virtual cockpit (a system, controlled via the steering wheel, that replaces the traditional touch screen), a built-in 4G LTE WiFi hotspot, navigation system, Bluetooth capability, and two USB ports.
How much does the Audi TT RS cost?
The manufacturer's suggested retail price of the TT RS starts at $64,500. Audi offers a four-year 50,000 mile basic warranty, a four-year 50,000 mile powertrain warranty, four years of roadside assistance and a 12-month 10,000 mile maintenance plan. There is no charge for the first scheduled maintenance visit.
What are a few of the interior features on the TT RS?
Interior features include Nappa leather seats with cross stitching, automatic climate control, heated seats, a telescoping steering wheel, LED lighting, aluminum racing inlays, and aluminum pedal covers.
What are some of the exterior features on the TT RS?
On the outside, the TT RS features a front grille with a honeycomb pattern, full LED headlights, 19" silver-finish wheels, power auto-dimming side mirrors, a rear wing spoiler, air intake hoods, large dual exhaust pipes, and an optional matte aluminum RS sport styling package.
What colors do the TT RS come in?
The Audi TT RS is available in two shades of grey, yellow, red, white, black and blue. Interior colors include black with grey contrasting diamond stitching.
What's new for 2019 on the TT RS?
The Audi TT RS has received a facelift for 2019. Included in this makeover are a new grille, new LED pattern headlights, new wheel design, and a redesigned rear spoiler.