Audi has stuffed a brand new 2.5-liter turbocharged five-cylinder engine underneath the hood from the 2017 TT RS, it creates a proper 394 hp and 354 lb-foot of torque. The brand new mill is 17-percent more effective and it is lighter than its predecessor because of a turbo able to 19.6 psi of boost. An aluminum crankcase along with a hollow crankshaft shed 39.7 pounds and a pair of.2 pounds correspondingly. The seven-speed twin-clutch automatic transmission also offers a brand new prop shaft that saves another 4.4 pounds in comparison towards the old TT RS. As a whole, the TT RS weighs in at 22 pounds under the vehicle it replaces using the coupe striking the scales at 3,174 pounds and also the roadster at 3,373 pounds.
In comparison towards the standard TT, the TT RS' suspension is gloomier by .3 inches. Steering tuning can also be unique towards the TT RS as the rear suspension includes a unique four-link layout for enhanced response. Choosing RS suspension adds magnetic shocks, that also enables the motive force to alter the damping digitally through the Audi Drive Select system. Audi's Quattro all-wheel drive system comes standard within the TT RS and uses dynamic software to calculate the torque delivered to the trunk wheels continuously. During high-speed cornering, the all-wheel drive system's electro-hydraulic multi-plate clutch can partly send torque towards the rear wheels.
Within the cabin, the 2017 Audi TT RS includes lightweight RS sport seats with integrated mind restraints, and much more aggressive side bolsters that may be optioned with pneumatic adjustment. Alcantara upholstery with gemstone designs as well as an embossed RS login the backrests is standard while Nappa leather will come in four color combinations: black/grey, black/red, Murillo Brown/grey, and Palomino Brown/grey. Aluminum interior inlays come standard while carbon fibre is definitely an optional extra. Additionally, there are an RS design package that contributes red and grey accents in mid-air vents and seat devices, and floor mats using the RS emblem.
Audi's clever Virtual Cockpit will come in the 2017 TT RS and has a 12.3-inch TFT display that shows from what song is playing to navigation and trip information. One unique feature within the TT RS is really a rev counter by having an integrated speed display, which may be utilized around the RS screen. In manual mode, a shift light informs you when you really need to upshift. The MMI infotainment system may come as standard and could be upgraded with 4G LTE connectivity and wireless charging for Qi-compatible cell phones. Smartphone apps may also be integrated within the MMI system through the Audi Smartphone Interface, that will project them around the Virtual Cockpit.
Brought car headlights come standard on all variants from the TT RS while Matrix OLED car headlights is going to be obtainable in global marketplaces except the U.S. Optional extras incorporate a 12-speaker Bang & Olufsen premium sound system. The Audi TT RS goes on purchase in Europe first in nov 2016 and will also be adopted through the relaxation around the globe.