Cape Town - Following the successful launch of the new Audi TT in South Africa in February 2015, the automaker has launched its new performance “S” model in the compact sports car range - the new TTS Coupe.
The Audi TTS Coupe 2.0T FSI is priced at R700 500.
Gallery: 2015 Audi TTS Coupe
The TTS, first launched locally in in 2008, returns in the third generation TT, powered by a 2.0T FSI engine (borrowed from the S3 range) capable of 210kW/380Nm.
0-100km in 4.8sec
The Audi TTS is only available in Coupe bodystyle and S tronic transmission, including the launch control and quattro all-wheel drive. It dispatches the 0-100 km/h sprint in 4.8 seconds. Fuel consumption is rated at a claimed 7.1 litre/100km with emissions of 164g/km.
To differentiate the TTS from the standard version it gains a sportier grille, wider air-intakes, qaud exhausts, 19" alloy rims, aluminium-look side-mirrors. The new coupe sits 10mm lower.
The Audi TTS Coupe is fitted with the following:
• TTS designed virtual cockpit with Audi MMI
• 19" alloy rims
• LED headlights
• Electrically operated front seats
• Keyless entry
• Audi drive select
• Audi music interface with USB
• Bluetooth interface with audio streaming
• Alcantara/ leather upholstery
• Light/rain sensor
• Aluminium look interior enhancements
• Front centre armrest
• TTS leather-trimmed, three-spoke flat-bottom steering wheel
• Front sports seats
• Cruise control system
• Digital air conditioning
• LED interior lighting
The new Audi TTS Coupe is sold with a five-year or 100 000km Audi Freeway Plan.