UNVEILED: 2012 Audi TT R S Plus

| February 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

 

All the rumors and speculations about Audi launching a more aggressive version of the TT sportscar have turned out to be true. Audi recently came out with the details of the more powerful TT-RS Plus.

The TT on steroids comes with a max power output of 360 HP (265 kW) which is as much as 20 HP (15 kW) more than TT RS. The torque figure at 465 Nm (343 lb-ft) too is about 15 Nm (11 lb-ft) more than the regular TT-RS.

The TT RS Plus will come with an option of S tronic transmission and is claimed to being capable of hitting 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.1 seconds while manual transmission is a little slower at 4.3 seconds. Both Coupe and Roadster are electronically limited to 280 km/h (174 mph).

A singleframe radiator grille in polished anthracite, TT-RS Plus badge, carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) ORVMs, black Audi RS signature oval dual exhaust pipe tips, carbon fiber trim covers on engine and black painted 19-inch TT-RS wheels with red accent on the rim flanges separate the RS Plus from lesser siblings.

The car will make the world premiere at Geneva Motor Show and will be launched in April.Price for the TT RS Plus Coupe in Germany with manual transmission is €60,650 or €62,800 with the seven-speed S tronic. The TT RS Plus Roadster costs €63,500 or €65,650 respectively.

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